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5 July 2015
The Axeman Cometh: Osborne's Welfare Hit-List
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Seven Day NHS? GP Practices Are Closing
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This Is What The End Of European Democracy Looks Like
The Deadly Cost Of Austerity On Greece's Health Care System
ISIS Releases Video Claiming To Show Mass Execution In Ancient Palmyra
These Economists Are Calling For An End To Greece's Austerity Nightmare
'Nai' Or 'Oxi'? What Greece's Landmark Vote May Trigger
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Nick Kyrgios Might Have Just Outdone Himself In Milos Raonic Match
'It's Absolutely Devastating But It's Not The End': Kelly Smith On Laura Bassett's Own Goal
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Jim Watt Speaks Out About His Daughter's Death
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Epic Hair-Do Guy Is Probably Wimbledon's First Meme
20 Hilarious Cats Who Are Basically Dogs
Sheep Urinates All Over BBC News Reporter
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Man Keeps Passing Out On Slingshot Ride In Magaluf
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Woman Loses Half Her Face To Rare Cancer Misdiagnosed As Hayfever
Proof That Women Don't Look Like Porn Stars When They Orgasm
Popular Penis Names Revealed (And They're A Bit Weird)
Teen Dies After 'Toilet Anxiety' Makes Her Withhold Bowels For Two Months
This Deirdre Barlow Fan Just Seriously Upgraded His Tattoo
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Somebody Pass The Sick Bag Because This Looks Terrifying
Robot Kills Volkswagen Worker...And Factory Blames 'Human Error'
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People Are Making Their Phones Look Like Guns Yet Are Shocked The Police Are Freaking Out
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Craig Raine and the Toxicity of Conformity
Twitter Has A Field Day With 'Previously Unpublished' Philip Larkin Poem That Wasn't By Him
Poetry Changes Lives - A Different Kind of Therapy
Enemy Lines: How Poetry Played A Part In The War In Iraq
When you think of war poetry, you’re usually drawn to the literary icons of the early 20th Century. To John McCrae’s young soldiers...
Disgraced Politician Chris Huhne, As Remembered in Poems and Diaries By His Teenage Girlfriend
In my daily blog last May, I posted a peice which was headed: Cabinet Minister Chris Huhne and the Convent-Raised Comedian in which comedienne...
Interview: George Frakes - London's Own Curbside Prophet
It's a Wednesday night in early January and as George Frakes takes to the stage of this cosy north London boozer, clad in a mishmash of...
15 Reasons Why Robert Burns Is The Coolest Poet Of All Time
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Whisky, Dancing & Haggis: It's Burns Night
Sara C Nelson
Happy Birthday Robert Burns! Yes it’s that time of year where we toast Scotland’s national poet with whisky, dancing and er, haggis....
Anti-Slavery Letter By Robert Burns To Be Published
A series of events will take place across Scotland today to celebrate the birthday of Robert Burns. Traditional Burns Suppers, poetry...
WATCH: James Franco's Unintentionally Hilarious Inauguration Poem
Oh, dear. Actor James Franco's poem wot he wrote to mark Barack Obama's inauguration - 'Obama In Asheville' - has hit the internet. And...
Dylan Thomas: The Man & Myth Exhibition at Swansea
The Dylan Thomas Centre is located about ten minutes walk from the wide-stretched Swansea bay where the colours of sunset leak into the...
LISTEN: Poetry's Big Night - The TS Eliot Prize Readings
This week, Sharon Olds won the TS Eliot Prize - the biggest award for poetry in the UK - with her stunning collection 'Stag's Leap' (read...
Review: Luke Wright's 'Mondeo Man'
This is poetry to entertain the everyman enthusiast and win over the cynics. If any contemporary collection is going to convince the disbeliever...
INTERVIEW: The Poet Whose Divorce Led Her To A £15,000 Prize
America's 'greatest living poet' after winning the TS Eliot prize on writing the story of her divorce, why she doesn't make anything up...
Why Did American Sharon Olds Win Britain's Top Poetry Prize?
End Of A Marriage Leads To Top Poetry Prize
A collection of poems about the end of a marriage has won this year's TS Eliot Prize. Sharon Olds, 70, penned Stag's Leap after her husband...
Poem To Be Broadcast 25 Years After Sparking 'Outrage'
A poem containing a torrent of swear words which sparked outrage 25 years ago is being broadcast on Radio 4. Dramatist Tony Harrison penned...
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