A group of history undergraduates at Warwick are causing controversy by organising their own student-led lectures while their tutors go on strike.
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Monday 25 February 2008
Her entrance was so low-key that half the audience hadn't realised that she'd arrived. No band intro, no following spotlight. There followed several faltering minutes during which she explained why she'd come, reprimanded her backing singers for talking during her opening spiel (well, I guess you can do that to your sister and your cousin), and called for the ushers to check on some poor unfortunate who'd started sneezing and yelping from the stalls. "Where was I? What next?" she said. "A song?" someone yelled.
Monday 14 January 2008
Souffleur is set for a few weeks on the easy list after his disappointing show at Warwick on Saturday. The five-year-old, winner of the Grade One Challow Hurdle last month, could finish no better than third behind Carruthers in the Grade Two contest at Warwick.
Sunday 13 January 2008
Saturday 12 January 2008
A faint heart popularly ne'er wan a lady fair, but if Rabbie Burns was a racing man, he would undoubtedly add prizes at Warwick today to his sage observation. The Midlands track, drenched by rain yesterday, will be no place for any but the most dogged, particularly in the afternoon's richest contest, the marathon Classic Chase.
Wednesday 24 January 2007
A firefighter has described the moment in July 2005 when an alleged would-be suicide bomber tried to set off a rucksack bomb next to a mother and child on a crowded Tube train.
Thursday 08 June 2006
Gordon Ramsay has signed a deal worth at least £5m to stay with Channel 4 for another four years, thwarting attempts by ITV to lure him away.
Tuesday 30 May 2006
Saturday 22 October 2005
Saturday 22 October 2005
Thursday 13 October 2005
Thursday 06 October 2005
Sunday 04 September 2005
Thursday 01 September 2005
Saturday 20 August 2005
Thursday 28 July 2005
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