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World of Weather with Liz Bentley, Notebook

World of Weather with Liz Bentley

While extreme weather conditions and unusually cold temperatures have gripped much of North America and Europe this winter, unusually warm temperatures in the Arctic have led to the lowest levels of sea ice recorded for the month of January, according to Nasa.

By | Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 11:54 am

Caught & Social: Mulberry fashion show attracts forest of stars, Notebook

Caught & Social: Mulberry fashion show attracts forest of stars

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 11:27 am

Today from <i>i</i>: Royal wedding – who will be on the top tier?, Notebook

Today from i: Royal wedding – who will be on the top tier?

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 11:15 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 11:04 am

Peter Gichura; human rights, Home Office-style, Notebook

Peter Gichura; human rights, Home Office-style

On Friday, I got a call from LBC Radio, asking if they could interview me regarding the difficulties faced by young disabled people. “Disability rights” seem to have been incorporated as a safe issue to talk about without disrupting the status quo, however, as with many elements of British democracy, our concern only extends to certain elements of society.

By | Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 10:34 am

Games review roundup: Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; Stacking; Tales from Space: About a Blob; 4 Elements, Games

Games review roundup: Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; Stacking; Tales from Space: About a Blob; 4 Elements

A weekly roundup of our bite-size games reviews, this week featuring frantic fighting from Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds; the ingenious application of Russian dolls in Stacking; an unquenchable appeitite of Tales from Space: About a Blob and the taming of air, earth, fire and water in 4 Elements.

By | Games, Notebook | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 10:29 am

The Blair Doctrine: buried in Libyan sand?, Eagle Eye

The Blair Doctrine: buried in Libyan sand?

Number 514 in the series of Questions to Which the Answer is No is asked by Krishnan Guru-Murthy, a particularly thoughtless version of the standard anti-Blair sneer that has been around since things started kicking off in Egypt.
It runs along the lines of haha Blair propped up Gaddafi and went on holiday in Egypt and [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 10:12 am

Online House Hunter: Advantages of a disadvantaged area, Property

Online House Hunter: Advantages of a disadvantaged area

Living in a disadvanated area is – despite its name – quite an advantage. Our Online House Hunter explains.

By | Property | Monday, 21 February 2011 at 7:00 am

Round Objects, Eagle Eye

Round Objects

Which Cabinet minister has a specially-made ink stamp with which to print “BOLLOCKS” on papers in his or her red box to which he or she takes exception?
I was reminded of this eccentric stationery fact, vouchsafed to me by a reliable source, by my discussion with James Forsyth on BBC Radio 4’s Westminster Hour this [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Sunday, 20 February 2011 at 10:00 pm

My name’s Ilona, and I’m an Anorexic, Notebook

My name’s Ilona, and I’m an Anorexic

I’m not Catherine, I’m Ilona.
Catherine is my middle name. I decided to use it as a pseudonym for this blog when I was about to begin writing about my time in an Eating Disorder Unit. I didn’t really think it through but it was suggested by the then Editor as a means of keeping [...]

By | Notebook | Sunday, 20 February 2011 at 7:49 pm

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