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A Dentist and One Direction Keep John Lennon in the News

Andy Peebles | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Andy Peebles

It is more than 30 years since John Lennon was murdered yet his name continues to make the headlines. One Direction have a great following, but I believe they're not fit to tie the Beatles' shoelaces.

Newcastle Council 100% Art Funding Cut Condemned By Angel Of The North Creator

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2013 | Home

Antony Gormley, the creator of the North East's famous Angel Of The North sculpture, has joined forces with prominent artists and musicians from the r...

Nearly 30 Years On, Local Hero Still Breaks My Heart

Daley James Francis | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Daley James Francis

If there is one film that fills me with more emotions that I can neither understand or bear it is Bill Forsyth's 1983 Scottish comedy Local Hero. It is a film that makes you laugh yet has a melancholic tone that always seems one step away from breaking your heart. It was named #37 on the list of BFI Top 100 British Films by the British Film Institute.