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Don't Believe The Hype...

I hate the term “media darlings”, but for a time in the early ’90s this was how we were often described. We cropped up regularly in the then very popular music press and built up an extensive archive of live and record reviews as well as interviews and random name-drops. 656 more words


Being a Part of Earth Frequency

A few months ago I had the unreal experience of going to Earth Frequency, a music festival held in Ipswich, Queensland, around February each year. I say ‘music’ festival, but really this doesn’t sum it up at all. 655 more words


Vote David Ellesmere, Vote Labour!

Ed Miliband came to Ipswich yesterday.

He was interviewed on Look East.

Ed showed a sure grasp of the key issues facing people in the Town* 580 more words

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Lunch at Arlingtons

I thought as a little post pay-day treat I would wander into Ipswich and see what the Town could offer me for lunch. Usually I’d sit at my desk in the office and munch away on dry rolls feeling contempt with Vegemite; if I was feeling particularly adventurous I would add cheese as well! 262 more words


What is it with politicians becoming unlikely sex symbols?

Ed Miliband visited Ipswich earlier today, as his unexpected cool status suddenly became mainstream.

Mr Miliband was in town as part of a regional tour including Cambridge, supporting his Labour candidate David Ellesmere, and dozens of students jostled with Labour Party activists to get selfies with him – many more than when David Cameron last visited the UCS Waterfront campus. 190 more words