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16 hrs ago | Newham Recorder

Tomorrow's strike 'could be biggest since 1926'

Schools in the borough look set to be shut tomorrow as a result of the public sector strike, according to the Divisional Secretary of Newham Teachers' Association.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Rock102online.com

Stream Two New Spoon Acoustic Songs Now

Spoon 's new album doesn't hit for another month, but that didn't stop Britt Daniel from stopping into the BBC and talking about it recently, or from whipping out a guitar and playing a couple of the album's tracks unplugged-style.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daily Mail

Black Dog: Mandy, Lord of the dance

Snake-hipped Lord Mandelson danced with Turkish belly-dancers at the wedding of Ed Miliband's spin doctor Joe Carberry Snake-hipped Lord Mandelson danced with Turkish belly-dancers at the wedding of Ed Miliband's spin doctor Joe Carberry to bride Balshan Izzet, who has Turkish parents and works for Ed Balls.

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Related Topix: Wedding

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Guardian-series.co.uk

Picket line will be formed at Waltham Forest Council offices on July 10.

Carers, social workers, refuse collectors, street cleaners and teaching assistants will march through Waltham Forest later this month over anger that many are 'struggling to make ends meet'.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Dear Kitty

Ku Klux Klan interview on BBC

Protests were also held outside the BBC's Broadcasting House in Belfast yesterday over the publicly funded corporation's decision to interview a Ku Klux Klan member on Wednesday's Good Morning Ulster programme.

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BBC News

Rabbi joins fast for Ramadan

Rabbi Natan Levy, 40, is taking part in Ramadan, a fast in which Muslims do not eat or drink between dawn and sunset for 30 days.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Greater London County, England,

Newsday

Man denies attack on women in hotel

Philip Spence, of no fixed abode, is alleged to have attacked three women at the four-star Cumberland Hotel in Marble Arch on 6 April.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England,

Tue Jul 01, 2014

BBC News

Wet Wet Wet to play BBC at the Quay

Eighties chart toppers Wet Wet Wet are to play a free gig in Glasgow as part of the 16-day BBC at the Quay festival coinciding with the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Wet Wet Wet, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Europe, World News, United Kingdom,

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Daily Mail

What does Fiona Bruce do between news bulletins? Slip out for a...

New Broadcasting House is directly opposite the Langham Hotel, and the presenter has confessed she likes to go for a cocktail during the evening.

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Radio Times

Fiona Bruce: I have a cocktail between reading the 6pm and 10pm News

Presenting BBC1's flagship news bulletins at 6pm and then 10pm is clearly a demanding job but newsreader Fiona Bruce appears to have found the perfect way to ease the stress: slip over the road for a cheeky snifter.

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Related Topix: Antiques Roadshow, Entertainment, Television

Mail on Sunday

BBC staff furious after 'controversial mystic' who follows...

What does an Anna Wintour-hosted wedding look like? Fashion elite gather for marriage of Vogue editor's son at her chic estate Who runs the world? BeyoncA© tops Forbes most powerful celebrities list beating husband Jay Z and billionaire businessman Dr Dre Employers with religious objections CAN refuse to pay for contraception on Obamacare ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wedding

Newham Recorder

Pictures: First images of A 600m East London river crossing plan unveiled

Bridge East London, which would link Beckton and Thamesmead at Gallions Reach, has been designed by internationally renowned architects HOK, who recently completed the design for the interior of the BBC's New Broadcasting House.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Glastonbury 2014 Sunday's BBC coverage: How to watch your favourite acts

Glasto is underway so what better way to celebrate this year's festival than making sure your TV viewing is arranged properly Glastonbury 2014 has well and truly kicked and now the most famous festival in the world has just one day left before it's all over for another year.

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Related Topix: Ellie Goulding, Dance, Pop/Rock

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Daily Mail

Acting BBC chief Diane Coyle accused of colluding in Savile cover-up

'I'm sorry, I love you': Father who left toddler to die in sweltering SUV breaks down in phone call from prison aired on speakerphone at the boy's funeral as his wife defends him as a 'wonderful daddy' REVEALED: Squatter nanny was homeless for nine years and sleeping in her car when hired through Craigslist, as it emerges she's now disappeared amid ... (more)

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No Rock&Roll Fun

Glastonbury 2014: View from the sofa

"We're not going to go on about it" reassure Mark Radcliffe and Jo Whiley, leading off the late night live chunk of Glastonbury coverage on BBC Two.

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Related Topix: Metal, Metallica

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Glastonbury 2014 Friday's BBC coverage: How to watch your favourite acts

If you've been put off from attending Glastonbury 2014 but still want to see the best acts, have no fear the BBC's extensive coverage will save the day .

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The Japan Times

BBC news to turn Japanese with translated website

A recent job posting for a digital editor for BBC World Japan sparked interest online, with local Web-watchers noting that the job description called for a Tokyo-based editor with fluent Japanese to head up a team that will publish content from the main BBC News website on "a new, Japanese-language BBC site."

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Related Topix: Marketing

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Daily Mail

Ephraim Hardcastle: Tom Watson gives Team Miliband both barrels

Labour's former campaign chief Tom Watson, who resigned following the Falkirk candidate selection row, recently described the PR blunder which saw Ed Miliband photographed with a copy of The Sun as a 'schoolboy error from someone who doesn't understand the Labour Party'.

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Rock102online.com

Jack White to Play BBC 1 Live Session

If everything goes according to plan, Jack White fans should soon have a new live performance to check out online.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jack White

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Canada.com

Gormley: Governments are laughing at media

Daniel Coudreaut, the senior director of culinary innovation for McDonald's USA, recently caused a blogosphere furor with a statement he made about his menu.

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Related Topix: Canada, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, North America

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