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Our Daily Bread: Father Alex Frost says it's not just prayer we need to tackle poverty
Our Daily Bread: From Argos to the Altar – A Priest’s Story by Father Alex Frost
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Our Daily Bread: Father Alex Frost says it's not just prayer we need to tackle poverty

Mogwai guitarist Stuart Braithwaite: 'Music can make dreams come true'
Spaceships Over Glasgow: Mogwai, Mayhem and Misspent Youth by Stuart Braithwaite is out now
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Mogwai guitarist Stuart Braithwaite: 'Music can make dreams come true'

How Lisa Gray found magic in forgotten spools of mystery film
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How Lisa Gray found magic in forgotten spools of mystery film

Fighting the shameful legacy of colonialism in the Chagos Islands
An Impossible Return: a Novel by Caroline Laurent is set in the Chagos Islands
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Fighting the shameful legacy of colonialism in the Chagos Islands

Weird art, bizarre paintings and history's strange fascinations
Vertumnus by Giuseppe Arcimboldo
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Weird art, bizarre paintings and history's strange fascinations

Author Jonathan Melville: My trip behind the scenes of classic movie Local Hero
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Author Jonathan Melville: My trip behind the scenes of classic movie Local Hero

Tobias Hürter: How Heisenberg mastered the art of unlearning
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Tobias Hürter: How Heisenberg mastered the art of unlearning

Author Nicholas Reynolds: My life inside the CIA war machine
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Author Nicholas Reynolds: My life inside the CIA war machine

Manni Coe: Repairing my brother, one drawing at a time
Picture of the night sky by Rueben Coe
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Manni Coe: Repairing my brother, one drawing at a time

John Vercher: We now know contact sports are dangerous – so is it ethical to watch them?
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John Vercher: We now know contact sports are dangerous – so is it ethical to watch them?

Was JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit a historical novel?
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Was JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit a historical novel?

Katyń: The forgotten massacre of World War II
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Katyń: The forgotten massacre of World War II

JB Mylet: A dark history of orphanages and a mother's childhood secret
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JB Mylet: A dark history of orphanages and a mother's childhood secret

The secret Nazi camps of Finnish Lapland
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The secret Nazi camps of Finnish Lapland

Iain Sinclair on The Gold Machine: Drunken priests and fever dreams
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Iain Sinclair on The Gold Machine: Drunken priests and fever dreams

Sinead Gleeson interview: 'Music has often been regarded as men's work'
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Sinead Gleeson interview: 'Music has often been regarded as men's work'

Sir Ken Robinson gave us a masterclass in how to live
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Sir Ken Robinson gave us a masterclass in how to live

Explorer Benedict Allen: The day I became a 'crocodile man'
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Explorer Benedict Allen: The day I became a 'crocodile man'

Why I ran 35 marathons in 35 days
Alan Corcoran running
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Why I ran 35 marathons in 35 days

A surprising dark secret in Dartmoor prison
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A surprising dark secret in Dartmoor prison