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    THE WORST RECORD STORE OWNER IN THE WORLD

    IT’S SOMETHING fine to find a Jackson Browne vinyl these days.Not only does this satisfy a hipster need to buy music on wax, but Browne’s confessional songwriting, particularly his early work, is worth every attentive second. Born on 9 October…

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    CAREER FREESTYLING

    IT OCCURRED to me the other morning as I stood in front of the mirror pinning up strands of hair in yet another random design that my approach to work should really start reflecting my approach to hairstyling. There is…

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    EDUCATING LELO – TO SHOULDER THE BLAME

    OPEN LETTER to Drew Povey, Headteacher on Channel 4’s “Educating Greater Manchester” ​​ I GET it. You’ve got a mega to-do list for running what was once one of the country’s worst performing secondary schools. And I understand that talking to a…

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    Horse Play

    IT’S BEEN eleven years since jockey Paul O’Neill, enraged at his mount City Affair’s unruliness on the way to post for a Stratford selling hurdle, lurched forward and delivered a head butt to the recalcitrant mare. Following a quickfire apology,…