Competition Results

2 November 2017 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: Last week, we had three copies of Baxter Dury’s new album Prince of Tears to give away, courtesy of Heavenly Recordings. We asked: Baxter, aged five, appears alongside his father, Ian Dury, on the iconic cover of which album (released in 1977)? And the answer is: […]

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26 October 2017 // Competition

Last week, we had three copies of Travis Elborough’s Our History of the 20th Century: As Told in Diaries, Journals and Letters to give away, courtesy of Michael O’Mara Books. We asked: Which stationiers, who two hundred years ago first began selling a yearly almanack from their premises at the Royal Exchange in London – […]

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19 October 2017 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: Last week, we had five copies of Tom Bolton’s Camden Town: Dreams of Another London to give away, courtesy of The British Library. We asked: Arguably Camden’s most famous resident, which multi-award-winning singer and songwriter tragically died on 23 July 2011, aged just 27? And the […]

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12 October 2017 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: Last week, we had three copies of Rosamund Young’s The Secret Life of Cows to give away, courtesy of Faber & Faber. We asked: What are the names of each of a cow’s four stomachs? And the answer is: rumen, reticulum, omasum, and abomasum. The winners […]

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5 October 2017 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: Last week, we had three copies of Peter Fiennes’ Oak and Ash and Thorn: The Ancient Woods and New Forests of Britain to give away, courtesy of Oneworld Publications. We asked: What is the name of the tree thought to be the oldest in the UK, […]

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