Articles Tagged 'Michael Morpurgo'

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London is Invaded by Beautiful Benches Dressed as Books

London is the setting for an overwhelming amount of the stories in classic British fiction, but until now this hasn’t had an overwhelming effect on the landscape of the city. However, yesterday, as part of Books About Town, a literacy campaign by the National Literacy Trust and Wild In Art, fifty benches were unveiled across […]

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Royal Roundup: Kate’s Birthday – Big Bash or Cozy Gathering?

We’ll know in a short time, but it now appears that Kate’s 30th birthday celebrations will be reserved and low-key – not much of a surprise, really, and quite in keeping with the Duchess of Cambridge’s own public persona. There have been conflicting reports over the past week about how Kate’s old and new families […]

‘War Horse’ May Lead a Night of British Triumph at Tonys

Broadway’s biggest night of the year could end up with the British play War Horse taking home five trophies at the Tony Awards, including best play. Any prizes would be good news for the play’s Broadway crew and cast — and the creative team from London’s National Theatre, who co-produced the New York staging. But […]