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    Chris Barrie Confirms He Wants Brittas Back

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    Chris Barrie has today confirmed that he would be happy to play Gordon Brittas in a revival of the comedy TV show Brittas Empire. The BBC comedy originally ran from 1991 to 1997 and featured Barrie as Gordon Brittas, the most annoying leisure centre manager imaginable. Speaking at Manchester Comic Con 2014, Barrie said there…

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    Discussing euthanasia in the House of Lords is only the start

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    A few days ago the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Carey, reopened the public debate on euthanasia or assisted dying. He’s in support of it being an option, and being a Christian leader, the papers hit upon this as a new part of the debate: if top Christians, who have led the opposition to euthanasia…

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    Notes into Letters – Writers Find Inspiration Visiting The Hallé at The Bridgewater Hall

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    The Hallé. Photo courtesy of Russell Hart and The Hallé. Students from the MMU’s Creative Writing MA have been adding scribbling sounds to the music of The Hallé at The Bridgewater Hall. In an exciting collaboration between the Manchester Writing School and The Royal Philharmonic Society, myself and nine other master’s degree students were invited to hear the…


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