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Birmingham’s real Peaky Blinders

September 23, 2013


BBC News – Birmingham’s real Peaky Blinders. The dank, slum streets are ruled by gangs made up of hundreds of youths armed with knives, razor blades and hammers. Murders are rife. Robberies, thefts and riots are a daily occurrence at the hands of young gang members who hold the entire city in a fearful, bloody […]

Morrissey LA concert to be ‘100% vegetarian’

February 28, 2013


BBC News – Morrissey LA concert to be ‘100% vegetarian’. Food vendors at the Staples Center in Los Angeles will be going 100% vegetarian at Morrissey’s forthcoming sold-out show on the 1st of March.

Learning English – English At Work

February 28, 2013


  Learning English – English At Work. Resources from the BBC/Recursos de la BBC

Pete Cosey dies at 68

June 11, 2012


BBC News – Pete Cosey, jazz guitarist, dies at 68. Pete Cosey, a jazz guitarist who was best known for his work in Miles Davis’ electric band in the 1970s has died aged 68.

Cheryl Tweedy – We Just Love your Geordie Accent

June 7, 2012


BBC News – Cheryl: ‘I’m happy if people think I’m miming’. Some listening practice for my clients.  Just click on the video and listen to the interview! I obviously didn’t put this here for the music but she is from my barrio! 😉

Spain’s Indignados protest here to stay

May 16, 2012


BBC News – Spain’s Indignados protest here to stay. Spain’s grassroots protest movement called Los Indignados – “the indignant ones” – is a year old.

BBC News – Driverless cars and how they would change motoring

May 10, 2012


BBC News – Driverless cars and how they would change motoring.