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A Joyous Funeral at the Charterhouse

My old friend, the publisher and editor Peter Day, left very precise instructions for his funeral, which took place at lunchtime today at the Charterhouse in the City (where he spent the last 14 years of his life). 242 more words

Remembering Peter Day

The publisher, editor and longtime English PEN activist Peter Day, who has died, could on occasions be extremely sharp-tongued, but at heart he was a man of immense human kindness. 261 more words

How to Learn About Business?

An interesting story from Peter Day of the BBC on how the founder of Poundland learned about business through Bilston Market here. The suggestion is that practice beats business school. 170 more words