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Sir Ken Robinson: An Obituary

On the 21st August, British educationalist, author and speaker Sir Ken Robinson died of cancer. A New York Times bestselling author, a Professor of Arts Education at the University of Warwick, and knighted in 2003 for his services to the arts, he was a pioneer in education who served as an international advisor on the…

Film

In memoriam: Richard Griffiths

On a chilly Good Friday, Britain heard the saddening news of the loss of one its finest character actors. Richard Griffiths, 65, has died from complications following major heart surgery. Perhaps best known in recent years for his portrayal of the stuffy muggle, Vernon Dursley, in the Harry Potter films, Griffiths’ career spanned an impressive…

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