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Rupert Neil Bumfrey
Works at RNB Associates sM
Attended Royal Grammar School Worcester
Lives in England, UK
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The new golden age of comics: we talk to the writers and artists inking the changes
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‘A library is like a room full of friends …’
In 1971, a librarian asked famous names in the arts, sciences and politics to write to the children of Troy, Michigan, encouraging them to cherish their new public library. Respondents included author Dr Seuss, first lady Pat Nixon, astronaut Neil Armstrong and the pope
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It’s the message that spells doom and will render your handset worthless if it’s been repaired by a third party. But there’s no warning and no fix
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As austerity creeps further into people’s lives, more are turning to libraries like mine for help with job applications or IT skills, or to stave off loneliness
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#UAEreads  
For nearly a century, Scholastic has been one of the world’s leading publishers of books and educational material. And this week, the company joins The National to promote the cause of reading in a spectacular way.
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We don’t have to choose between surrendering to or leaving Europe – let’s relaunch it with the citizens in control
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    Principal, 2009 - present
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Kyiv, Ukraine - Europe - UAE - Turkey - Kuwait - Azerbaijan - North Cyprus - Saudi Arabia
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In Europe, after two decades in the Middle East and primarily sharing my interests, not necessarily my opinions!
Introduction

Please do, before circling, have a look at these links:

Bloody Sunday (1972) - The afternoon that defines my loathing of all citizen subjugation by Government approved violence

All I seek are circlers with open-minds - March 12, 2012

This link is a must read for any folks who may have been confused by the "messages" conveyed from and during #EuroMaidan   #ArabSpring   #IranElection - March 31, 2014

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  • Royal Grammar School Worcester
    A couple of the masters continue to have impact on my life, no other educators who I met had such an impact or remain in my memory! http://www.rgsw.org.uk/ FYI this is the school on video: http://vimeo.com/phenomenex/review/50263280/bff5a5a815To - use password: fasha2012, 1966 - 1973
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Persian gold blinds Europe’s leaders
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Grief
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I feel compelled to write this, a strange feeling that occassionally comes and I assume no one will be interested in. And then I hope that i

Artist-in-Residence program 2016 | e-flux
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The Art Gallery of Ontario is pleased to announce the Artists-in-Residence of 2016: Jérôme Havre, Public Studio and Walter Scott. Jérôme Hav

Pavilion to highlight transformations of the Emirati National House | e-...
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Yasser Elsheshtawy, curator for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Pavilion at the Venice International Architecture Biennale, will present Tran

Truecaller - Caller ID & Block – Android Apps on Google Play
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Truecaller helps identify unknown incoming calls, block unwanted nuisance calls through a community based spam list, where users helps repor

Women's Equality
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Equality for women isn't a women's issue. When women fulfill their potential, everyone benefits. Equality means better politics, a more vibr

Picture Postcard Madrid October 2015, By David Keegan
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Snapshot of a long weekend visit to Madrid Overview This was my first time to visit Madrid and although the weather was a little grey and ra

How the banks ignored the lessons of the crash | Joris Luyendijk | Busin...
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How the banks ignored the lessons of the crash | Joris Luyendijk | Business | The Guardian: "Ask people where they were on 9/11, and most ha

It's an honour to serve you | @jeremycorbyn - I will continue with m...
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It's an honour to serve you - Gmail: "Jeremy Corbyn theteam@labour.org.uk via bounce.bluestatedigital.com 18:48 (1 hour ago) to me Dear Rupe

Egyptian Chronicles: Down with the Arab Rulers Zillion times “+18”
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Blame the Arab rulers 1000 times before the EU countries when it comes to Refugees

Jeremy Corbyn from Glasgow by Independence Live
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Watch Independence Live's Jeremy Corbyn from Glasgow on Livestream.com. Jeremy Corbyn candidate for leader of the Westminster Labour party,

KILTR posted in Events on KILTR
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LIVE EVENT: JEREMY CORBYNWatch KILTR & Independence Live's broadcast of Jeremy Corbyn's rally from the Old Fruitmarket in Glasgow. Jeremy Co

#EuroMaidan #Kyiv #Ukraine: The museum of New Russia’s ambitions - FT.co...
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In St Petersburg, Russia's window to the west and the city where I studied Russian close to a decade ago as a student, a new museum has open

Excellent Regional Greek Cooking in Kypseli
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At Bakalogatos in Kypseli, Yiorgos Kandelis cooks traditional dishes from all over Greece, with a special focus on his family's homeland, Ka

Web Strategies For Authors
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(Photo credit: Wikipedia) Ugh. Even the title of this blog post makes me want to heave. But, like it or not, as a writer you're going to nee

Transcript of Bowood Talk!!
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This is a direct transcript of the talk I gave at Toby Bucklands' Garden Festival at Bowood House on Friday 5th June!! Bowood Garden Festiva

Christiane Neudecker: Sommernovelle
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Let me start this review, once again, with a disclosure: the book's author is a friend of mine. With the Anglophone literary world thinking

A Wedding Party
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We have just spent a wonderful couple of days away in West Sussex at our eldest daughters wedding. She had worked really hard planning it al

Tenfold Women's Whammy in Translation Prizes
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Having spent the past year complaining that women don't win translation prizes – and I wasn't the only one – I am absolutely thrilled about