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"Maybe, in a few years, this could be a league game"...
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A film full of irreverent quips, it is sharp, witty and very close to the pace of rural Irish life...

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"Having a festival main stage slot under our belts isn’t going to hurt at all"...
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The influential poet's childhood home has been restored by a new literary trust and is now open to the public ...

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Photos from the weekend festival including Manière des Bohémiens, Fists, Hhymn, Gallery 47, Graham Coxon, the Maccabees and Warpaint...
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With Ronika, Nina Smith, Mizz Red, Animistics, Injured Birds, Just James and some massive news about Jake Bugg...

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'The Elizabethan era wasn't so very different from our own - foreign wars for scarce resources, new technology changing society, civil unrest at home'...
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Poetry from Matthew Spence, Jeremy Duffield, Di Slaney, Mark Goodwin and Lord Biro...

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New releases from 1110, Tom Hathaway and Paula Rawsthorne...
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"This book won the Orange Prize, which must mean you get unlimited text messages forever. Wicked!"...

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