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More compromises before capitulation

If you haven't read it, I would highly recommend reading the superb Better Angels of Our Nature by the Canadian cognitive scientist Steven Pinker...

Music and arts are the things we can do

IT'S not often that life presents you with that metaphorical bowl of cherries, but the other day I was asked to chair a panel discussion on 'Arts, Culture and Creativity'.

Business needs tools to build digital links

IF you pass Compton Dundon's splendidly refurbished Castlebrook Inn and look west, you can't miss the mound of Dundon Beacon bulging up from the earth.

This is one contract we break at our peril

I once complimented one of the impressive House of Commons doorkeepers on the remarkable way that the Chamber is run. "Well," he said, "we've had 750 years to practise getting it right."