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Hello. It is I, Jane Austen, the celebrated 19th century novelist. In today’s video, I wish to converse on the subject of...

There will come soft rains

There will come soft rains and the smell of the ground,

And swallows circling with their shimmering sound;

And frogs in the pool singing at night,

And wild plum trees in tremulous white;

Robins will wear their feathery fire,

Whistling their whims on a low fence-wire;

And not one will know of the war, not one

Will care at last when it is done.

Not one would mind, neither bird nor tree,

If mankind perished utterly;

And Spring herself when she woke at dawn

Would scarcely know that we were gone.

- Sara Teasdale, There will come soft rains

Jane Austen pronounces on...

The celebrated 19th century novelist pronounces on a subject of her choosing.

This was a test video that I did for the Austen and Darwin series.

I came off Facebook, and now I'm in no-admin page hell

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So, Facebook was fun for a while - about ten years ago. With a small group of friends on Facebook, we could joke, and moan, and say outrageous things online. We got angry at May, we got angry at Brexit, we got angry at Boris, and we got angry at Trump. We raged against injustice and animal torture and environmental destruction. We 'liked' art, and laughed at funny videos, and reminisced. Read more…

The Lavington Green Incident (1)

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These are the minutes of interviews of council staff as part of the enquiry into the Lavington Green incident.

Interview #1

  • Subject: Melanie Jensen
  • Role: Customer Services Officer Read more…