'Common Ground' vs QI

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With a year-long jaunt coming to a close, and nearly all points of the Isle covered, what better place for all the differing, meandering byways of ‘Common Ground’ to meet but in Oxford? So after various journeys…

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Metroland

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A look back at Rishi Dastidar’s Arts Council-sponsored Common Ground event, by Justina Hart. We met, appropriately enough, in the Met Bar above Baker Street station on Saturday 2 December 2006, on the promise of a poignant…

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Penny Williams in Falmouth

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The café at Falmouth’s magnificent, modern Maritime Museum was filling up with tanned, greying women and men, with taut, toned muscles. They stood with their feet slightly apart as if they expected the ground to tilt at…

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A Time And A Place

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Common Ground’ is a book in which writers write about other writers they admire, the places with which they are associated and times in which they lived. “The chairman of the Parish Council is also the keeper…

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Disused pub in Hoxton by Andy York
Photo by Lucy Beevor
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Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
Distance markers on a disused railway in East Sussex. The Cuckoo Line.  By Tony Linkson
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Night time lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley
Daytime lamp from Christmas travels in Krakow by  Lydia Thornley