Entries by Madeleine Dodd from 10/2012

Is It Easier to Get into Oxbridge From a State School than a Public School?

| Posted 10.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

What seems obvious to people who went to a school where the closest thing to a tuck shop was the Chicken Spot over the road, is not what they believe over at Britain's top schools. Ask most Wickamists, Etonians or Salopians* and they'll tell you that getting into Oxbridge from a state school is easier than looting trainers in a riot.

Review: Telling Stories Doggy Style. There's More To The BBC's Walking With Dogs Than Puppy Porn

| Posted 10.16.2012 | UK Entertainment

Pets are there so that we can speak about ourselves without acknowledging we're speaking about ourselves. Which is what Walking with Dogs captured so beautifully.