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A Place for We review – three generations keep London’s flame alive

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Can tradition last forever? Or does it have to adapt to survive? These are the questions asked by Archie Maddocks’ 2017 Bruntwood prize-shortlisted play, A Place for We. Set in one building in Brixton, as the Windrush...

The west sees China as a ‘threat’, not as a real place, with real people

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I was at dinner with a friend, and she asked about my work. “Name one thing you wish Americans knew about China,” she said. “That the Chinese people are people,” I replied. She asked me to elaborate, and I said that ...

No hiding place: US and Europe lock horns for epic Ryder Cup battle

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We have not yet reached the point where the American public has grown tired of the Ryder Cup and its unsatisfactory outcomes. Europe have prevailed in four out of the last five stagings of this event, which marks a bl...

Tymal Mills earns England T20 World Cup squad place after four-year absence

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The Sussex fast bowler Tymal Mills returns to the international set-up for the first time in four years in the England T20 Men’s World Cup squad announced on Thursday. Mills gets his chance with Jofra Archer ruled out...

Ellie Simmonds ready to end career in Paralympics after freestyle fifth place

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The five-time gold medallist Ellie Simmonds expects Tokyo 2020 to be her final Paralympics. Great Britain’s opening ceremony flagbearer failed to win a medal in the Japanese capital after she was reinstated into fifth...

Lake review – a small-town drama about delivering post in a picturesque place

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When Meredith Weiss – a 44-year-old computer programmer with a demanding job and a pushy boss – returns to Providence Oaks, the small lake town in which she grew up, she thinks she’s only going to be covering her fath...

A-level students: have you lost out on a university place?

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We’d like to hear from pupils who have been unable to secure a university place they’d been hoping for this year, after teacher assessed grades saw 70% of independently educated pupils get As or A*s, versus 39% at sta...

Armed robbers place hostages on cars in deadly bank raids in Brazil – video

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Armed robbers carrying explosives and high-powered rifles have carried out at least two bank robberies in Brazil, protecting themselves by placing hostages on their cars. Video footage showed men dressed in black marc...

UK economy is in a strange place, considering we’re supposed to be back to normal

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First there were empty supermarket shelves and “pingdemic” staff shortages, now Nandos is out of chicken and the car industry short of chips. It’s an unusual state of affairs for a country where normality was supposed...

Shane Duffy heads Brighton on way to win over Watford and second place

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Graham Potter has backed Shane Duffy to have a long-term future at Brighton after the defender capped his south coast rejuvenation with a thumping header in the comfortable 2-0 win over Watford. The 29-year-old was su...

‘We have no place to go’: Haiti earthquake shelters exposed to tropical storm – video report

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People already displaced by Saturday's earthquake in Haiti evacuated temporary shelters on Monday night due to a tropical storm. Tropical Storm Grace was projected to hit some of the areas worst affected by the earthq...

German minister’s plan to place restrictions on unvaccinated criticised

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Plans by Germany’s health minister to place restrictions on Germans who have not been vaccinated against coronavirus are facing stiff opposition from his coalition partners and the opposition. Several SPD politicians ...

Is the sexiest place in the world Paris, Miami … or Andover?

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Name: Sexy towns. Age: As old as human settlement. Appearance: Andover, basically. Andover?! Yes, Andover in Hampshire. Or Sexy Andover, as we shall now be calling it. Really? What’s so sexy about Andover? Oh, plenty...

World Heritage Committee agrees not to place Great Barrier Reef on ‘in danger’ list

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The Great Barrier Reef will not be placed on a list of world heritage sites “in danger” after a global lobbying effort from Australia against the proposed listing. The 21-country World Heritage Committee on Friday ign...

Despite the racist trolls, the evidence is clear: England is becoming a kinder place to live

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Football’s fairytale summer ended on a sour note. The final itself was lost on penalties. But it was the ugly scenes of Wembley disorder, the online racism directed at three young players who missed their penalties an...

Italy on the spot to book their place in the final – Euro 2020 Football Daily

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Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Philippe Auclair plus Nicky Bandini at Wembley as Italy edge past Spain How to listen to podcasts: everything ...

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