Mayor Sadiq Khan tackles capital’s toxic air

Mayor Sadiq Khan tackles capital’s toxic air

New Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has announced that he will be launching a formal policy consultation into the measures required to clean up the capital’s toxic air pollution.   During a visit to a primary school in Aldgate, Sir John Cass’s Foundation School, the Mayor argued that he wants...

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John Armstrong – Poems of Mayo

A Review of Word from the Mountain: Poems of Mayo by John Armstrong (2016) Word from the Mountain: Poems of Mayo is a new collection of poetry by John Armstrong that takes the spoken word to new performance heights. Armstrong’s conception of Western Ireland offers a moving and distinctive portrayal...

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Assassins in Europe; Killing Pope John Paul II

Assassins in Europe; Killing Pope John Paul II

On Wednesday 13th May 1981, Mehmet Ali Ağca, a 23 year old Turkish petty criminal cum-bank robber, fired four shots from within the crowds of St. Peter’s Square that echoed throughout Europe. All of the bullets fired that day entered the body of Pope John Paul II; two tore through...

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