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In journalism’s olden days, physical copy had to be transported to the typesetter – sometimes even by train from London to Manchester!  Today, instant…

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FORGIVENESS

Letter published in The Times, April 29th 2015: Auschwitz-survivor Eva Kor claims she has ‘forgiven’ her death-camp tormentors. Your correspondent, Meira Ben-Gad (April 28th)…

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Human sanity can fluctuate like the wind

Article published in The Daily Telegraph 27th march 2015 Since 1994 probably 600 people have been deliberately killed by pilots crashing their planes into…

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‘DANGEROUS’ FRIENDSHIPS

In journalism’s olden days, physical copy had to be transported to the typesetter – sometimes even by train from London to Manchester!  Today, instant…

prodigalson

FORGIVENESS

Letter published in The Times, April 29th 2015: Auschwitz-survivor Eva Kor claims she has ‘forgiven’ her death-camp tormentors. Your correspondent, Meira Ben-Gad (April 28th)…

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By Phillip Hodson
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Children’s Television

From the 1980s, an early appearance tackling teenage acne. I once received a letter that actually started: “Dear Acne Uncle…”.

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Children’s Television

 I answer more questions from troubled young viewers. This is probably the worst sweater I ever wore – I still have it.

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Children’s Television

In this clip I offer advice to combat a terrible case of teenage bad-breath. In the early shows we had to stick to the…