Literature

Bloomsday1066

On 16 June 2018, Hastings celebrates the date made famous by James Joyce LUCY BRENNAN-SHIEL writes Bloomsday1066 came to Hastings Library on Saturday 16 June, with readings from James Joyce’s modernist novel Ulysses (the events described within this ground breaking…
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Sport

Apathy in France

Luther Sullivan I am watching the World Cup on TV channel TF1 in a street in Paris. “No bet no game”, declares a prominent advert (in English) during half time. How true in France; after all what possible pleasure could…
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Sport

Anguish in Peru

Felix Sullivan Peru last went to a world cup in 1982. They are also at an impressively high 11th in the FIFA rankings (above England). There has been a huge sense of pride, but also expectation. Every advert on TV…
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Politics

U.S. and Them

Hold onto your jeans through the Levi levy trade war Last week the EU imposed tariffs on the US in retaliation for tariffs recently imposed by the US on long-standing allies around the globe, including Canada, Mexico, India, China and…
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