A bouquet of thistles
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A bouquet of thistles


Three poetic contributions to the Independence debate The ’45a: an alternative reality. 1 Song: Lament for the last battle honour of the Black Watch. 1 In Memoriam Hugh MacDiarmid. 1 The ’45a: an alternative reality He was bonnie enough, I’ll give ye that, with his Frenchified ways and perfumed hands. More suited to a Paris salon than plodging … Continue reading

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Israeli court allows protesters to picket Palestinian-Jewish wedding | World news | The Guardian


Originally posted on We are all Palestinians:
Israeli Government-funded hate organisation targets Islamic wedding Lehava, which campaigns under the slogan of “saving the daughters of Israel”, and receives up to $175,000 per year from the Israeli state, over half of its operational budget, urged protesters to bring loudspeakers and horns to the wedding of Mahmoud…

No Cropredy Simple Gifts shows
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No Cropredy Simple Gifts shows


Because of illness, Karl Dallas won’t be going to Cropredy after all so the planned Simple Gifts daily folk shows have had to be cancelled. During September the BCB Movietime, Classical Hour – Modern Masterpieces, and Swing Easy radio shows will not be broadcast, and KD will not present the Round Table talk show. Hopefully, there’ll be a … Continue reading