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Kate Winslett And Kenneth Branagh Lead The Way In Queens Birthday Honours

17th June 2012

Stars of the silver screen Kate Winslet and Kenneth Branagh are to take the lead at this years honours list for the Queen's birthday, with the acting pair being awarded a CBE and Knighthood respectively....

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Former U.k. Media Minister Claims Phone Was Hacked

28th January 2011

Tessa Jowell, who held the position of Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport in Tony Blair's cabinet, is the latest public figure to claim that her phone was hacked -- possibly by reporters...

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Bbc Luxury Flights Spending Questioned

3rd September 2008

The BBC spent 3 million of its 10 million flight budget on first or business class seats last year, a freedom of information request has revealed.The corporation also spent 5 million on rail travel."The BBC's...

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British Reporter Roughed Up By Chinese Police At Olympics

14th August 2008

An accredited reporter for Britain's Independent Television News and his cameraman were reportedly roughed up by police Wednesday as they covered a pro-Tibet protest in Beijing near the Olympic Stadium. John Ray, who is ITN's...

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Police Deny Ordering Geldof To Stop Live 8

4th July 2005

London's Metropolitan Police have hit out at accusations they ordered Live 8 co-organiser SIR BOB GELDOF to stop the historic gig after it over-ran by more than two hours. Several British newspapers claimed Geldof...

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British Politicians Slam War Of The Worlds Censors

1st July 2005

The British film censors who deemed STEVEN SPIELBERG's WAR OF THE WORLDS suitable for children under the age of 12 are under fire - and the UK's Culture Secretary TESSA JOWELL is being urged to...

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British Government Fights To Keep Bond In The UK

18th May 2005

The British government is battling to ensure upcoming 007 movie CASINO ROYALE is made in the UK, amid reports the production could go to a studio in the Czech Republic. Culture Secretary TESSA JOWELL...

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