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Review: Camden Crawl 2011, Music

Review: Camden Crawl 2011

The Camden Crawl has come a long way since its arrival in 1995, when tickets were a mere £5 to see 20 bands playing gigs across five venues. This year it saw over 300 acts grace 50 venues across the trendy North London area, and it didn’t disappoint.

By | Music, Notebook | Wednesday, 4 May 2011 at 12:00 pm

iBet: Man Utd to win open game, Sport

iBet: Man Utd to win open game

The first leg of this tie was the most one-sided European semi final you are every going to see. Man Utd completely out-classed Schalke in their best performance of the season and could have won by five clear goals if it wasn’t for their brilliant goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

By | Sport | Wednesday, 4 May 2011 at 10:00 am

Online House Hunter: A mixed message, Property

Online House Hunter: A mixed message

Online House Hunter Alan Cleaver looks at the good and bad in the housing market

By | Property | Wednesday, 4 May 2011 at 7:00 am

From America, with caution: Avoid our higher education mistakes, Notebook

From America, with caution: Avoid our higher education mistakes

As anyone residing in the UK knows by now, government spending cuts, resulting in sharp tuition hikes, were met by public outcry last year. The frustration continues five months later as the hiked fees begin implementation. From across the pond in America, it seems to us somewhat surprising that so many are up in arms [...]

By | Notebook, The Foreign Desk | Wednesday, 4 May 2011 at 6:00 am

Now it’s really personal: Prescott savages Kinnock, Eagle Eye

Now it’s really personal: Prescott savages Kinnock

Former deputy Prime Minister John Prescott has not taken kindly to comments by his party’s former leader Neil Kinnock that he “cannot understand” how Prescott can support a ‘no vote’.
Having read Mr Kinnock criticism of him in today’s Independent Mr Prescott has contacted us to hit back – in even more personal terms – effectively [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 6:43 pm

Goldman Sachs cannot see the future, Eagle Eye

Goldman Sachs cannot see the future

I would argue that Goldman’s forecasting record in recent years has not been particularly impressive. Two and a half years ago the banks’ analysts were very bullish about the prospects of the UK coming out of recession. In December 2009, Goldman forecast that UK growth in 2011 would be an extremely impressive 3.4 per cent.

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 2:21 pm

Caught & Social: Katy has a word about Osama, Notebook

Caught & Social: Katy has a word about Osama

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 1:00 pm

Today from <i>i</i>: Boxing’s golden age – the great bouts, Notebook

Today from i: Boxing’s golden age – the great bouts

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 12:53 pm

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 12:50 pm

Why Blunkett, Reid and Prescott have much to answer for, Eagle Eye

Why Blunkett, Reid and Prescott have much to answer for

Neil Kinnock, the former Labour leader, may no longer be on the national stage but he is still a totemic figure in the Labour movement – and that makes his intervention in the AV debate significant.
Today he becomes the first senior Labour figure to openly question the motives of Mssrs Blunkett, Reid and Prescott (amongst [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 3 May 2011 at 11:39 am

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