Lisa Higgins
Freelance showbiz, music, travel and lifestyle journalist

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Why We Should All Be Proud Of Pride: The Film

(2) Comments | Posted 12 September 2014 | (18:01)

Pride: "a high or inordinate opinion of one's own dignity, importance, merit, or superiority, whether as cherished in the mind or as displayed in bearing, conduct, etc."

Union: "the state of being united."

I was born in the same cold December that tens of thousands of coal mining families across...

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The Libertines at Hyde Park Was a Much Needed Injection of Rock and Roll

(0) Comments | Posted 10 July 2014 | (16:09)

There were crowd crushes, there were flares, there were naked guys climbing up towers and there were bloody noses. But aside from all the ominous scenes and injured gig goers that have dogged the headlines since Saturday, The Libertines at Hyde Park was a much needed injection of much-missed rock...

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Rik Mayall and Me, Aged 11

(5) Comments | Posted 19 June 2014 | (18:29)

I'm 11 years old and I'm stood at my white MFI desk in my pink bedroom, in a bungalow, in Redditch - home to Rik Mayall, Kevin Turvey and me. I'm holding a purple and black spotted furry photo frame about the size of a passport and wondering what to...

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