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Boris, Byron and the 2019 General Election

No hopes for them as laughs: Boris, Byron and the 2019 election.   The British are inclined to feel rather proud of their sense of humour, especially when they compare themselves with those continentals whom they are likely to be seeing much...read more »

Local heroes

Local heroes I was brought up in a town called Swinton, which is a few miles west of Manchester and used to have an important rugby league team.  Every other week I would go to watch this team play in what was an intensely local experience.&...read more »

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