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The North Pole was melting, civil servants were being paid too much and the Prime Minister couldn't put a foot right. Sound familiar?
Rare among playwrights, Harold Pinter proved as adept at writing for the cinema as for the theatre, says Geoffrey MacNab
The Nobel Laureate Harold Pinter has died, his second wife confirmed today.
Stage and screen actor Terence Rigby has died at 71, his spokesman announced yesterday.