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Jack Monroe's Glastonbury diary: I can't believe I sang with Billy Bragg

The chef and campaigner had gone along to the festival to discuss food banks in the Left Field tent, but it was singing in front of the crowd that proved to be her stand-out memory<p>• See all our Glastonbury 2014 coverage here<p>I was having a pint with Billy Bragg after a busking session in February …

Campaigners win bid to grant prisoners access to steel-string guitars

Led by Billy Bragg and MP Kevin Brennan, the campaign has lifted a blanket ban on taking instruments behind bars<p>Please, don't lock up prisoners' guitars too<p>Musical campaigners have won a bid to grant British prisoners access to steel-string guitars. In response to a campaign led by Billy Bragg and …

Red Wedge: bringing Labour party politics to young music fans

In the runup to the election, Rock’s Backpages turns to the March 1996 edition of Q magazine to resurrect an oral history of Red Wedge, the political initiative set up by the likes of Billy Bragg, Paul Weller and Tom Robinson 30 years ago<p><b>Billy Bragg</b><b>:</b> I suppose the Wedge came about because we all …

Billy Bragg sings The Red Flag after Corbyn’s refugee rally speech - video

BBC News captures the moment Billy Bragg breaks into a chorus of The Red Flag. Jeremy Corbyn had just finished addressing the crowds at the Solidarity with Refugees rally in London, his first speech to the public since being elected leader on Saturday.<p>Watch: Jeremy Corbyn addresses crowds at …

BBC Radio 4 - Any Questions?, Billy Bragg, Simon Danczuk MP, Peter Oborne, Priti Patel MP

Ed Stourton presents political debate from BBC Radio Theatre in London with a panel including the singer songwriter Billy Bragg, the MP for Rochdale Simon Danczuk, the political journalist Peter Oborne and Employment Minister Priti Patel MP.

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A Lover Sings: Selected Lyrics (Exclusive Signed Edition)

<b>Exclusive Signed Edition</b><p>Billy Bragg is one of Britain's most distinctive and accomplished songwriters, whose work has articulated the passions, both …

Has the tables turned on Cameron

<i>Here is a is a bit of satire worthwhile watching:</i><p>For me Billy Bragg sums it up you either like him or loathe him, he does have a point when he said:<p>A …

March and rally against austerity and the Trade Union Bill in Manchester

Workers from across the UK will join together from 12noon on Sunday 4 October for a national march and public rally in Manchester against the …

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Ancient and other veteran trees: further guidance on management

(2013). Ancient and other veteran trees: further guidance on management. Arboricultural Journal: Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 110-111.

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TREE LIFE'S EDUCATIONAL STATEMENT<p>Life long learning is the key to the company philosophy, widening participation and access to all is important to us.<p>…

Successful TPO prosecution

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BBC Radio London - The Breakfast Show with Penny Smith and Paul Ross, Bailiffs called in by councils and GCSE results


Opened new issue of Guitar Techniques magazine to find my email is star letter, I win a new foot pedal :) #nice

The Hidden Way to Zoom in Closer in Google Maps

Google Maps lets you zoom in pretty close for its mapped locations, but there's a secret way you might be able to zoom in even closer. Here's …

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Five Creative Uses for Google Alerts

Google Alerts is one of Google's hidden gems. It's a really powerful tool to keep track of trends, interesting topics, or anything really new that …


“Lifehacking” Is Just Another Way to Make Us Work More

Buzzwords that emerge from Silicon Valley are usually vapid and imprecise. (Let's just agree that “the sharing economy” must become “user-centric,” …

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