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  • What Was Never Said – Foyles blog

    What Was Never Said – Foyles blog

    http://www.foyles.co.uk/Public/Biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1325 GUEST BLOG: Raising awareness about FGM You are browsing: Home Blog GUEST BLOG: Raising awareness about FGM 19th May 2015 – 12 Midnight Emma Craigie   In What was Never Said by YA author Emma Craigie, we meet Zahra, who […]

     
  • Does Michael Gove listen to Sarah Vine? I hope not.

    Michael Gove’s wife, Sarah Vine, former Times colleague of the Education Secretary, now Daily Mail columnist, is well known for embarrassing him.  She has written about his obsession with Mick Jagger’s penis, his terrible driving, the nightmare of being on […]

     
  • The Fair comes to Bruton

    The Fair comes to Bruton

    The Herbert Family Fair has just opened in a field on the edge of Bruton.  I’m posting an interview with Stephen Herbert, who runs the dodgems. I originally wrote it for the (late, great) Fosse Way Magazine.  http://www.thisisdorset.co.uk/People/story-11778591-detail/story.html The fair […]