Paul Cubitt

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Newsreader Martyn Lewis recalls the day he broke the news of Princess Diana’s death

20 years after the 'People's Princess' died, the BBC news anchor recalls the "adrenalin and nerves" that filled the unscripted live broadcast<p><i>BBC</i> …

BBC

Close To It All — '71

The Book - Roger Whittaker

“Entirely driven by ego”? No, JK Rowling just knows how to engage modern-day fans

Joanna Trollope reckons Rowling has "this insatiable need and desire to be out there all the time". Susanna Lazarus thinks she's wrong...<p>“I have no …

Books

Psychologists Explain Why You Should Be Friends With People Who Swear A Lot

Growing up, we’re usually taught to refrain from swearing because it’s inappropriate and rude. There’s definitely a bit of a social stereotype in …

Susie Dent: "Dent's Modern Tribes: The Secret Languages of Britain" | Talks at Google

IT'S DIFF'RENT NOW - Lyrics

Song Lyrics From Around The World<p>International Lyrics Playground Private Guitar Lessons in Connecticut! Web Hosting with TotalChoice <b>Click and start</b> …

Clodagh Rodgers Singing It's Different Now live.

Collateral writer David Hare: I was “scared” by prospect of making full TV series

The hit writer introduces his thriller starring Carey Mulligan that delves into immigration and Britain's institutions<p>I had the idea for Collateral a …

The Theatre

Asymptote's Winter 2018 Issue

Poetry<p>Translated from the French by Jake Syersak<p>Europe fabricates you into an asthma of sand / & gutters / Europe / with its fatal rat tail<p>Translated …

Hannah Weber reviews Bride and Groom by Alisa Ganieva - Asymptote

One has the sense that the spirit of Jane Austen lives on in Alisa Ganieva’s <i>Bride and Groom</i>. A runner-up for the Russian Booker Prize and her second …

Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 2

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Amazon’s flop of a phone made newer, better hardware possible

Amazon devices have taken root in our homes with almost alarming speed, but the tech giant hasn't gotten everything right. Back in 2014, Amazon released the Fire Phone, an ambitious smartphone that remains the company's biggest hardware flop to date. The comapany has never confirmed how many Fire …

Flipboard

The week in books: Orwell the blogger, Napoleon's love letters, and virtual literary worlds

Orwell the blogger, Napoleon's love letters, and virtual literary worlds<p>George Orwell began keeping a diary on August 9 1938. The habit never left him, and some of his last scrawled notes are details from the daily routine of the Gloucestershire sanatorium in which he spent the first eight months …

George Gissing - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss.

<b>George Gissing</b> (1857-1903) English author considered one of the most valuable contributors to late Victorian era literature, author of <i>New Grub Street</i> …

5 Steps to Tackling Avoidant Personality Disorder

<b>Avoidant personality disorder stems from emotional neglect as a child.</b><p>Do you secretly feel inferior to others and struggle with shame?<p>Are you …

Scientists And Surgeons Team Up To Create Virtual Human Brain Cells

Scientists in Seattle have created three-dimensional computer reconstructions of living human brain cells by studying tissue that is usually discarded during surgery.<p>The virtual cells, unveiled Wednesday by The Allen Institute for Brain Science, capture not only the shape and anatomy of living …

Humanity

Do you know how powerful you are as a writer

The gap between the new and old state pension is finally clear: a cool £1,900 per year

Comment: the new system has thrown up many anomalies but none comes close to this huge disparity in the basic entitlement, says Richard Evans<p>"Simmering resentment.” The phrase has stuck in my mind since an experienced pension professional used it three-and-a-half years ago to describe the feelings …

Sharon Robinson, Alexandra Leaving , Leonard Cohen Amsterdam 21-08-2012

Leonard Cohen - Dance Me to the End Of Love

How Thatcher’s Government Covered Up a VIP Pedophile Ring

Now that most of the major figures are dead, the truth is emerging about the systematic sexual abuse of children by members of the British government.<p>…

Amazing Rotterdam

Less than 3 days left!<p>The so-called 5 Day Deal now only has 3 days left. If you’re just getting started with photography, or even been at it for a …

Woodland walks in Norfolk: 13 of the best

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 10:21 28 February 2017 | <b>UPDATED:</b> 10:21 28 February 2017<p>Thetford Forest is perfect for a long walk (TheHedgeDruid, Flickr, CC BY-NC …

Hiking

Moody Blues - Question (1970)

Eva Cassidy: Timeless Voice

Eva Cassidy - Autumn Leaves