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Spot the Difference… Mark 2

You might spot a common theme emerging here. No, NOT men in drag, although actually… The common theme is: Let’s Dance for Comic Relief, which this week saw Paddy McGuinness and Keith Lemon giving a brilliant performance as Patrick Swayze

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Spot the Difference…

For those of you who didn’t see “Let’s Dance for Comic Relief” last night, you missed the treat of seeing Robert Webb doing his interpretation of Jennifer Beals dancing to “What a Feeling”  from the movie Flashdance. It was an inspired performance(!) and

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Across the Universe

It is the first anniversary of NASA broadcasting the Beatles song ‘Across the Universe’ towards the Polaris star. Here’s NASA’s report on the event: http://www.nasa.gov/topics/universe/features/across_universe.html On a more sober note today is World Cancer Day to promote awarness of cancer

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International Human Rights Day

Today is International Human Rights Day and also the 60th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the world’s governments.  Amnesty International has always led the way in campaigning for the rights of those people

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Rode to the Top

A couple of weeks ago TOTD mentioned a guy cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats.  Apparently he made it last Friday after 13 days.  Well done that lunatic.  We’re still green with envy.  And his quest for an anecdote

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Rob Piatt’s Ride to the Top

For those who’ve always wanted to make a Land’s End to John O’Groats journey.  Here’s someone who set off at the weekend to do just that on a bike: http://www.shinetheatretrust.org/ridetothetop/ There are even some video blog entries which perhaps more

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