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One Hundred Years on From a Shooting in Sarajevo, It's Time to Reflect on How the First World War Changed Britain

Dan Jarvis | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Politics
Dan Jarvis

Anyone who has watched Blackadder Goes Forth will know that the First World War started when a bloke called Archie Duke shot an ostrich because he was hungry. One hundred years ago, the shooting of this one man on 28 June 1914 would plunge an entire continent into conflict and change our society forever.

From Jacko To Bowie: The Stars Who Performed At HMV (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

HMV was the bastion of music for many a British teenager. The chain was founded in 1921 with the arrival of its flagship store on Oxford Street, L...

Jarvis Cocker And Johnny Marr Urge Putin To Release Pussy Riot

Posted 02.08.2012 | UK

Music stars including Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker, The Smiths' Johnny Marr and Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos have called for the release of Russian ...