John Buchan

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Name: John Buchan
First reported 6 mins ago - Updated 6 mins ago - 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 - 6 mins ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Stalking and sensibility

A historic example highlighting the ways the press misrepresents stalkingFirst published April 2013Over the Easter weekend I came across two rather unexpected references to shooting. One was in The Sunday Times Magazine , the other in Jane Austen’s novel ... [Published Shooting UK - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Reminder: WW1 storytelling at Rothesay Library

A five-year project aimed at bringing the stories of the Great War to a 21st-century audience is to be launched at Rothesay Library tonight (Wednesday, August 20).In association with Legion Scotland, the library will host an evening of stories, songs ... [Published Buteman - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

I’d like to cut the clutter, but I’m an unrepentant bibliophile

This week, as I enjoy the much more pleasant climate of my holiday home in the British Channel Island of Jersey, I have been engaged, as usual, in trying to sort out my book collection.The walls of my study are lined with overflowing bookshelves, the ... [Published Abu Dhabi National - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

REP tickets

The Resident Ensemble Players, the University of Delaware's professional acting company, has announced ticket availability for the 2014-15 theatre season.10:33 a.m., Aug. 8, 2014--The box office for the Resident Ensemble Players (REP), the University ... [Published University of Delaware - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Arnason headlines A-Spire readings

David Arnason was the main attraction, as the A-Spire Theatre hosted a night of readings from local and Icelandic authors. Arnason, who resides part time in Willow Island, has gained national acclaim for his short story writing. He was there to promote ... [Published Interlake Group - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Discard and lead the right cards

John Buchan, a Scottish politician and novelist, whose most famous book was The Thirty-Nine Steps said, Every man at the bottom of his heart believes that he is a born detective."It helps if a bridge player is a detective, uncovering clues from the bidding ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 02 2014]
Entities: John Buchan
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Great writers convey the impact of WW1 in The Writers' War edited...

As the clock ticks down to the centenary of the start of the First World War it seems appropriate somehow that words by Thomas Hardy should frame extracts chosen to reflect 1914.The Writers’ War is a collection of poetry, fiction, military recollections ... [Published Blackmore Vale Magazine - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Forces celebrate WW1 anniversary

:00 0 commentsPAST and present armed forces personnel came together to commemorate the anniversary of the First World War on Saturday.Share this imageA mass of motorcycles, military vehicles and veterans marched from Alloa Academy to Alloa Rugby Club ... [Published Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Residents of Henry Street Want Answers

Some of the signs that residents of Henry Street have put up.It's been a long, tiresome road for the residents of Henry Street. The local road adjacent to 9th avenue northwest  has seen it's fair share of infrastructure issues over the course of ten years ... [Published Discover Moose Jaw - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

'Master' teachers? The ones we have are good enough | letters

_ I was intrigued to hear the latest big idea from the shadow education minister, Tristram Hunt, announcing "master teachers" and a "royal college" of teaching as the key to moving from inconsistent teaching to the sunlit uplands of Singaporean wonderfulness ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 13 2014]
First reported May 10 2014 - Updated May 10 2014 - 1 reports

Port Ludlow man pinned by mower saved by 12-year-old girl

John Buchan is still working on his recovery, but doctors say this seasoned sailboat skipper could be in for his best comeback ever.Almost three weeks ago, the 73-year-old was cutting the grass along the water at his Port Ludlow home when his massive ... [Published KGW.com - May 10 2014]
Entities: John Buchan, Seattle

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Outlet’s impending closure means charity can no... [Published Sheffield Telegraph - 6 mins ago]
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]
Why is the SNP endorsing Israel haters? [Published Spectator - Aug 13 2014]
100 Best Novels in English, Since 1900 [Published CounterPunch - Aug 12 2014]
On Stage [Published Daily Local News - Aug 08 2014]
REP tickets [Published University of Delaware - Aug 08 2014]
Arnason headlines A-Spire readings [Published Interlake Group - Aug 06 2014]
Vladimir Putin and the madness of humanitarian ... [Published Pravda - Aug 05 2014]
First world war: record of service [Published Law Society Gazette - Aug 04 2014]
Discard and lead the right cards [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 02 2014]
Princess joins Tweeddale birthday celebrations [Published Peeblesshire News - Jul 31 2014]
Great writers convey the impact of WW1 in The W... [Published Blackmore Vale Magazine - Jul 30 2014]
Forces celebrate WW1 anniversary [Published Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser - Jul 25 2014]
Record of extraordinary service [Published Law Society Gazette - Jul 25 2014]
Golden glory for Scotland at Glasgow 2014 [Published The Scotsman - Jul 25 2014]
Between the lies [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 23 2014]
Long Beach Playhouse Announces Its 85th Season [Published Long Beach Post - Jul 22 2014]
Long Beach Playhouse's 85th Mainstage Season to... [Published Broadway World - Jul 18 2014]
'The 39 Steps' begins July 25 at Theatrikos [Published Arizona Daily Sun - Jul 17 2014]
Ilkley Playhouse heads to Wales with Shakespear... [Published Gazette And Observer - Jul 15 2014]
Residents of Henry Street Want Answers [Published Discover Moose Jaw - Jul 14 2014]
'Master' teachers? The ones we have are good en... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 13 2014]
Members Military History Lecture - Espionage Du... [Published RUSI - Jul 10 2014]
On Stage: People's Light performs 'Bach at Leip... [Published Daily Local News - Jul 08 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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