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  1. 'My Boy Jack'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Western morning News

    'My Boy Jack' by David Haig is presented by Tavonians Theatre Company is on tour around West Devon and East Cornwall and as part of Tavistock Festival.

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  2. Meryl Streep in Florence Foster JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | NBR Newsroom

    ... and music world generally by her husband St Clair Bayfield (High Grant). Even her voice coach Carlo Edwards (David Haig) and piano accompaniment Cosme McMoon (Simon Helberg) act out their roles in her world. Helberg is the piano player is the ...

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  3. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for BLUE/ORANGE at the Young VicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    David Haig , Luke Norris and Daniel Kaluuya star in the revival of Joe Penhall 's BLUE/ORANGE at the Young Vic, directed by Matthew Xia. The production runs May 12 to July 2, and works from a slightly updated version of Penhall's Olivier Award-winning play.

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  4. 'My Boy Jack'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    'My Boy Jack' by David Haig is a powerful drama about Rudyard Kipling and his family as his only son Jack goes off to war in 1915.

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  5. Tavonians Theatre Company present - My Boy Jack' by David HaigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    English gentleman author Rudyard Kipling, famous for the Jungle Book, uses his considerable influence, being on a War Office propaganda think tank, to get his nearly 18 year-old son John 'Jack', admitted for military service during World war I after he is repeatedly refused on account of his bad eyesight. He is enrolled in the Irish Guards: their patriotic dream but mother and sister's nightmare.

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  6. Leeds United: Readers have their say on David Haigh interviewRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 9 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    After nearly two years in a Dubai prison cell, former Leeds United managing director David Haigh this week lifted the lid on his Middle Eastern ordeal and his time at the club. He told of being abused and tortured by police after being arrested for embezzlement when he flew out to the United Arab Emirates for talks with his former employers Gulf Finance House.

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  7. 'My Boy Jack'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    'My Boy Jack' by David Haig is presented by Tavonians Theatre Company is on tour around West Devon and East Cornwall and as part of Tavistock Festival.

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  8. Former Leeds United boss David Haigh tells of abuse and torture in Dubai ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | Dewsbury Today

    Former Leeds United managing director David Haigh has told of the abuse and torture he suffered at the hands of police in Dubai during the two years he spent in the Arab city's notorious penal system. The 38-year-old has spoken publicly for the first time about his time in custody since returning to the UK from Dubai, where he was convicted of taking more than A 3 million from his former employers Gulf Finance House .

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  9. Extreme morning sickness? You're less likely to have a boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | New Scientist

    ... the sex ratio, so it seems plausible that there is a link," she says. That is an interesting finding," says David Haig , an evolutionary biologist at Harvard University. But he says the study doesn't prove that HG is the factor skewing the sex ...

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  10. David Haigh interview: 'GFH should apologise to fans - and leave Leeds'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 7 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    He was at the heart of Leeds United during arguably the most turbulent period in the club's troubled recent history. David Haigh's 16-month spell at Leeds, including nine months as managing director, saw the club regularly plunged into acrimony under the ownership of Bahrain-based owners Gulf Finance House.

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  11. Former Leeds chief David Haigh claims he was abused and tortured during two-year Dubai prison hellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | Mirror.co.uk

    Haigh said he was punched, tasered and hit with a broom handle as he spent two years in a Dubai cell following his arrest in 2014 A former football club boss has described his two years hell in a stinking Dubai cell on a trumped-up charge. David Haigh, 38, said he was punched, tasered and hit with a broom handle and torched during his incarceration at Bur Dubai police station.

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  12. David Haigh 'beaten' in Dubai jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | BBC News

    The former managing director of Leeds United David Haigh says he was mistreated and beaten while in prison for fraud in Dubai. Speaking to BBC Newsnight in his first interview since his release last month, Mr Haigh said there had been five "serious episodes" of physical abuse.

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  13. Sixties revival of How The Other Half Loves is a jolly good show, writes Quentin LettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... the audience notice you being ignored. You need to salt the obsequiousness with perhaps a pinch of didacticism. David Haig is a master of the art and I have seen Mark Rylance crack it. But no one perhaps beats Matthew Cottle, who in the Haymarket's ...

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  14. Ex-Leeds United managing director acquitted in UAE over tweet chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    The former managing director of Leeds United has been acquitted in the United Arab Emirates of criminal charges relating to a tweet. David Haigh has said he hopes to be reunited with his family for Easter after spending nearly two years in custody in Dubai.

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  15. Ex-Leeds United managing director acquitted in UAE over tweet chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    The former managing director of Leeds United has been acquitted in the United Arab Emirates of criminal charges relating to a tweet. David Haigh has said he hopes to be reunited with his family for Easter after spending nearly two years in custody in Dubai.

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  16. Former Leeds managing director acquitted in Dubai tweet caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Erie Times News

    David Haigh will remain imprisoned for a few more days while Dubai prosecutors decide whether to appeal the court's decision, lawyer Michel Chalhoub said. Chalhoub said he was hopeful Haigh "' who has been imprisoned on fraud charges since May 2014 "' would be freed soon, though the ongoing financial case between him and Dubai-based GFH Capital will go on.

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  17. Former Leeds managing director David Haigh acquitted in Dubai tweet caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Mail on Sunday

    Ex-Leeds United managing director David Haigh set to return to Britain after being acquitted in Dubai tweet case following two years in jail The former CEO of Leeds United has been acquitted of criminal charges relating to a tweet sent on his behalf while he was held in a Dubai prison. David Haigh has been imprisoned in the UAE since May 2014 after being convicted of fraud and was just 24 hours from his release in November last year when he was accused of slander.

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  18. Briton acquitted in DubaiRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    London, March 21 : British national David Haigh, the former managing director of Leeds United Football Club, was acquitted on Monday in Dubai over charges related to a tweet. Haigh had previously pleaded not guilty to cyber slander after he was accused of sending an offensive tweet about a business partner, BBC reported.

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  19. Jailed Briton awaits Dubai tweet verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | BBC News

    Right now, from Saudi Arabia and Qatar to the United Arab Emirates, billions are being spent in the Gulf to lure international businessmen there. But on Monday one British businessman could be sentenced to years in a Dubai prison for allegedly sending an offensive tweet about a business partner.

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  20. David Haig Joins Extended Run of BLUE/ORANGE at the Young VicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Originally scheduled to run through June 25, Joe Penhall 's BLUE/ORANGE has extended until July 2, 2016 at the Young Vic. The Daily Mail also writes that David Haig will join Daniel Kaluuya and Luke Norris in the cast when the production begins on May 12. Olivier winner for OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD at the Royal Court, David Haig has also starred in the West End in GUYS AND DOLLS, THE MADNESS OF GEORGE III and MARY POPPINS, as well as ART on Broadway.

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