Competition Results

11 August 2016 // Competition

Here are the results of our last couple of competitions: First up, we had two prize bundles to give away, courtesy of the BFI & Penguin Modern Classics. Each comprised dual-format copies of Akenfield and A Month in the Country, newly remastered and re-released by the BFI, plus copies of the books on which they […]

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Turning Blue: An Extract

11 August 2016 // Books //Competition

From Turning Blue, out now via Moth. Words: Ben Myers He walks the old Corpse Road. No map marks it as that but that’s what the locals call it. The Corpse Road. It is the long back walk up from town where coffins would be dragged from the coffin-makers to be buried in plots on […]

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Newsletter Competition – Stewart Lee Bundle

4 August 2016 // Competition

Over the last few years, often when David Mitchell has been on holiday, the comedian Stewart Lee has been attempting to understand modern Britain in a weekly newspaper column. Who was Grant Shapps? What does your Spotify playlist data say about you? Are Jeremy Corbyn and Stewart Lee really the new Christs? And so on.

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Newsletter Competition – BFI Bundle

21 July 2016 // Competition //Film/TV

Ronald Blythe’s Akenfield and J.L. Carr’s A Month in the Country stand as two of the most evocative portraits of English rural life in 20th century literature. Both books were adapted into films which, after years of relative obscurity, have just been re-released by the BFI in newly remastered DVD and Blu-ray editions. On tomorrow’s […]

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Competition Results

7 July 2016 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: We had three copies of M. Craft’s Blood Moon, newly released on Heavenly Recordings, to give away. We asked: Beyond The Wizards Sleeve have ‘Re-Animated’ M Craft’s Chemical Trails. (It’s beautiful and you can listen to it here.) Can you name the two members of Beyond […]

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