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Happiness in Hay

I have been a lover of literature ever since… well, does Spot the dog count?

Books have played an enormous part of my life for as long as I can remember and this year I took on the monumental task of writing a novel that has been buzzing around in my brain for the last few years.

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Hei Hei Hay!

It’s Hay Festival again. I won’t go droning on and on with the usual bountiful enthusiams. Suffice to say that it’s worth an annual pilgrimage even if you’re only slightly interested in books, book people, films, culture, hedonism and breathtakingly Welsh countryside. 900 more words

Current Affairs

Re: Two Shakespearean Plays on DVD

The Globe Theater’s production of Henry V with Jamie Parker in the title role.

After the triumph of Henry IV, Part One and Two with Jamie Parker as Prince Hal and Roger Allam as Falstaff, I was looking forward to seeing what the same production company did with Henry V, the third play in the Prince Hal trilogy. 333 more words

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Stephen & Stephen

Mrs Fry’s diary!

This book, a friend told me, is soooo funny and entertaining!
I like British humour. And I like Monthy Python! – Most of it! 370 more words

Conversations With God

Stephen Fry meets Jony Ive, Apple's newly-promoted chief design officer

”Jony Ive, the man at the centre of the Cupertino giant’s success under both Jobs and Cook, is entirely and quite exhaustingly passionate about every last detail that goes into his creations,” Stephen Fry reports for The Telegraph. 372 more words


No Off Switch at The Tavern. Andy Kershaw brings his show to Howth, Dublin on Saturday 6th June.

Andy Kershaw, DJ, Broadcaster, War Reporter, Roadie, Polymath etc. coming over to Howth on the afternoon of Saturday 6th June to perform the Irish debut of his two hour one man show based on his acclaimed autobiography ‘No Off Switch’. 149 more words

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What Jony Ive's 'promotion' to Chief Design Officer really means

A lot of folks are taking Sir Jonathan Ive’s just announced title as Chief Design Officer at face value. Congratulations are in order and all that. 874 more words

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