John Buchan

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Name: John Buchan
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Another country in which to take pride

We hear a lot about English snobbery, yet there has always been another England, as romantic in its associations as Scotland We’ve heard quite a lot about Scotland recently. What about the English?Perhaps we should start with the embarrassment that some ... [Published Telegraph - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

A notable centenary for cousins and Oxford

They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old.Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.At the going down of the sun and in the morningWe will remember them.On Sunday it will be exactly 100 years since the first appearance in print of these ... [Published Oxford Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Women increasingly buying and carrying guns

SARASOTA, FLA. -- Traditionally, gun ownership has been a male-dominated statistic, but in recent years more and more women have been buying and carrying guns. According to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, women make up 22% ... [Published My Sun Coast - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Referendum Agenda: We can never have too many loyalties

Even amongst Liberal Democrats, I've a reputation as something of a constitutional anorak.Thus, observing the referendum debate, the passion it has inspired, has for me been invigorating. The polls now suggest the outcome is very much in the balance. ... [Published Herald Scotland - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

The 39 Steps

HIT Productions brings to Caloundra for a rip-roaring night out for all the family. Don’t miss this fast-paced, side-splitting comedy featuring over a hundred characters played by four actors. Based on the 1935 Hitchcock spy thriller movie and novel by ... [Published MySunshineCoast - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

What's on in Wagga this weekend | September 5-7

Looking for something to do?The 39 Steps at the Civic Theatre. Based on the 1935 Hitchcock spy thriller movie and novel by John Buchan, the stage production is a fast paced, side-splitting comedy featuring over a hundred characters played by four actors. ... [Published Wagga Wagga Daily Advertiser - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Sarasota gun store owner acquires Nazi flag signed by U.S. troops

SARASOTA, Fla. -- John Buchan, co-owner of High Noon Guns in Sarasota, has probably seen countless unique items come across his counter, but none near as meaningful as what he stumbled upon a short time ago.Recently, Buchan was able to get his hands on ... [Published My Sun Coast - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

The fight against barbarism to stop evil forces

By MP John HayesJohn Buchan, author of the Thirty-Nine Steps, wrote that while we might think a ‘wall as solid as the earth separates civilisation from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass.’Buchan’s words ring true now in considering ... [Published Spalding Guardian - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

The fight against barbarism to stop evil forces

By MP John HayesJohn Buchan, author of the Thirty-Nine Steps, wrote that while we might think a ‘wall as solid as the earth separates civilisation from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass.’Buchan’s words ring true now in considering ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

The greatest spy novels ever written

THE spy novel was born in Britain in the late 19th century, educated in World War 1, came of age during World War 2 and matured during the Cold War.Two of its exponents, John le Carré and Ian Fleming, became worldwide brands. It’s partly because of them, ... [Published Herald Live - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Comic slant on Hitchcock spies

A RIP-roaring play which is a comic take on a serious Alfred Hitchcock film will have you splitting your sides at Sutherland Entertainment Centre. A RIP-roaring play which is a comic take on a serious Alfred Hitchcock film will have you splitting your ... [Published St George & Sutherland Shire Leader - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Outlet’s impending closure means charity can no longer begin at home

Why poets, professors, doctors and journalists are speaking out against the decision to axe one of Sheffield’s favourite charity shops“No! No! No!” said one customer of the Age UK book and record shop at Broomhill.“A scandal,” said an angry doctor. “Why ... [Published Sheffield Telegraph - Aug 23 2014]

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Another country in which to take pride [Published Telegraph - 8 hours ago]
Distinguished Bengali goes the 'No' way [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 19 2014]
Johnny Walker's Trudge Into the Unknown [Published Huffington Post - Sep 18 2014]
A notable centenary for cousins and Oxford [Published Oxford Times - Sep 18 2014]
Capsule Stage Reviews: September 18, 2014 [Published Houston Press - Sep 17 2014]
Romping Through (and over) Hitchcock with A.D. ... [Published Houston Press - Sep 16 2014]
Women increasingly buying and carrying guns [Published My Sun Coast - Sep 15 2014]
Scottish independence: Why does anyone think th... [Published Telegraph - Sep 15 2014]
The division bell [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 12 2014]
Referendum Agenda: We can never have too many l... [Published Herald Scotland - Sep 11 2014]
Ten reasons Scotland should vote no [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 10 2014]
The 39 Steps [Published MySunshineCoast - Sep 09 2014]
What's on in Wagga this weekend | September 5-7 [Published Wagga Wagga Daily Advertiser - Sep 05 2014]
Greenwich LIbrary Announces 2014-15 Friends Fri... [Published Greenwich Patch - Sep 03 2014]
Celebrating North Wales [Published Children Webmag - Sep 01 2014]
Sarasota gun store owner acquires Nazi flag sig... [Published My Sun Coast - Aug 29 2014]
Alex Salmond welcomes Alistair Carmichael’s sta... [Published Press and Journal - Aug 29 2014]
The fight against barbarism to stop evil forces [Published Spalding Guardian - Aug 28 2014]
The fight against barbarism to stop evil forces [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
On this day: Sir David Murray step downs at Ran... [Published The Scotsman - Aug 26 2014]
The greatest spy novels ever written [Published Herald Live - Aug 25 2014]
Comic slant on Hitchcock spies [Published St George & Sutherland Shire Leader - Aug 24 2014]
Outlet’s impending closure means charity can no... [Published Sheffield Telegraph - Aug 23 2014]
Stalking and sensibility [Published Shooting UK - Aug 21 2014]
The Story of a Misunderstood War [Published Asharq Al Awsat - Aug 20 2014]
Reminder: WW1 storytelling at Rothesay Library [Published Buteman - Aug 20 2014]
The ‘Yes’ campaign’s version of history is Scot... [Published Spiked Online - Aug 20 2014]
I’d like to cut the clutter, but I’m an unrepen... [Published Abu Dhabi National - Aug 18 2014]
On Stage [Published Daily Local News - Aug 15 2014]
Homage to Caledonia: what would Orwell make of ... [Published New Statesman - Aug 14 2014]
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Jules Verne's Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the... [Published 3quarksdaily - May 13 2014]
Margaret Drabble at The New Statesman: On the surface, Twenty Thousand Leagues is an action-packed tale of adventure and exploration, precursor to and inspiration for Boy’s Ownclassics by British writers such as Rider Haggard, Conan Doyle and John ...
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