From the daily archives:

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

The Album Collection #17: 2006, The Arctic Monkeys, Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not

October 15, 2013

When their first album came out, by happy coincidence, I was in the middle of a lengthy trial in Sheffield – and this album is brim-full of references to The Arctics’ home town -it made what is undoubtedly a great debut album into an even more memorable experience. It was perhaps the last album I […]

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Allthatsleft Book Club Special: Whatever Happened to Billy Parks? By Gareth R Roberts

October 15, 2013

Ok, confession time – this is my book. It is published today as an e-book and will be out as a proper book with proper pages and a cover and everything in January. I’m proud of it. It is my second book, the first being published about five years ago by a small independent publisher […]

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UK Immigration: Opening the door for China and closing it to everyone else

October 15, 2013

Last week, Theresa May published the Immigration Bill, which set out an insular anti-immigration policy framework aimed towards creating a “hostile environment” for UK immigrants with a set of new rules and regulations such as a £200 charge to use the NHS. Yet, George Osborne and Boris Johnson continue their dumb and dumber tour in […]

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