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Save Euston Trees event

Yesterday briefly joined painter Dan Llywleyn Hall ,  Guardian cartoonist Martin Rowson,  film-maker Jane Gull and many other artists in Euston Square Gardens to make drawings of the Gardens’ remaining trees,  soon to be cut down by HS2 to make way for … Continue reading

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Women’s March, London, January 21st 2017

Only there at the beginning for a couple of hours (and that included drinking hot chocolate) but a great atmosphere of friendliness and solidarity against misogyny, racism and bigotry aka Trumpery.  Women are marching in many parts of the world today, … Continue reading

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Tales of the Thames

Fascinating talks about the Thames and other watery connections at Somerset House, appropriately enough in a room overlooking the river. Ex-poet laureate Andrew Motion wore a bad cardigan and talked almost inaudibly about his new book Silver. Other speakers included Iain … Continue reading

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