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Social Media Journeys: The impact of online criticism

https://soundcloud.com/user-405994287/social-media-journeys-online-criticism   The importance of social media cannot be underplayed in a life filled with apps and notifications, but what are the stories behind the endless...
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No Clue Conspiracies Podcast: Alien Existence

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The Good Place – Smear Tests, Trees and Halloween

https://soundcloud.com/user-761956945-58506774/the-good-place Podcast description: Join Alex and Maddy as they discuss positive news around the world right now. A great listen if you’re feeling down or...

Ashbourne historian vows to fight until dying day for female equality in Royal Shrovetide...

An Ashbourne historian says she will fight to her dying day to achieve equality for women in Ashbourne Royal Shrovetide Football. Trilby Shaw, 81, has...

For club, but not for country – should Aston Villa playmaker Jack Grealish be...

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish has been at the heart of social media conversation after England boss Gareth Southgate explained the playmaker needs to...

FANS’ VERDICT: How has Lampard done at Derby County this season?

Frank Lampard’s first season as Derby County manager has been a success according to his team’s supporters. Lampard’s debut season in the dugout has seen...

A collision of world cultures brings Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Markets to life

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OPINION: Disney films should be part of the National Curriculum

Disney films should be studies by children at school. Not only are the charming films the cornerstone of childhood memories and valuable life lessons, they...

OPINION: Spend your cash on clothes not food and you’ll always look good

Supermodel Kate Moss said: “Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels.” And she’s right. Except nothing tastes as good as a £100 splurge on clothes...
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OPINION: Drivers need to ditch their nerves or ditch their licences

  Nervous drivers should be forced to give up their licence, leaving the roads for those of us who know what we’re doing. Roads are chaotic,...

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Organ side story, Q/A – Matlock’s Victorian Christmas Market

Matlock Victorian Christmas Market arrived last Friday, with the event celebrating its 25th anniversary with the help of a hundred-year-old mechanical organ. As well as food...