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Library to host book night celebration
Linda Green, bestselling 'chick lit' author, who will be reading from her latest novel, talking about her love of books and her inspiration to write at the World Book Night event at Pickering Library The library has been chosen to host Yorkshire and Humberside's celebration of World Book Night on Wednesday, April 23. Sponsored by the Reading ... (more)
Sano-Rubin changes leadership, but David Rubin still has role
Hollander has been named president of Sano-Rubin, becoming the fourth generation of the family to run the century-old construction company in Albany, NY.
AUDIO: BBC's Dylan Thomas centenary plans
Among the events planned is a weekend-long radio festival in the poet's former home of Laugharne in Carmarthenshire from 2-5 May. The season also includes the television drama A Poet in New York, starring Tom Hollander, which will be shown on BBC One Wales and BBC Two, and a number of documentaries exploring the writer's life.
Tom Hollander: 'I gorged on chips, pizza and deep fried pork to play Dylan Thomas'
A dossier of evidence compiled by headteachers at almost 100 schools reveals the children's tears behind the fiasco and will be presented to the Education Minister.
School stays open only to close a short time later
Early Wednesday morning, buses picked up students for Holland Central Schools, but returned them to their homes a short time later.