For These Labour Candidates, Brexit Might Be
BuzzFeed NewsFor These Labour Candidates, Brexit Might Be The Difference Between Winning And LosingBuzzFeed NewsIt's hard to know how people will vote but this seat has always been unpredictable – the bookies have often got it wrong,” she says, pointing to the 2010 election in which her predecessor, Glenda Jackson, won by just 42 votes. “Brexit has come up an ...Can Labour win? 50 most marginal general election seats Jeremy Corbyn's party must retain to challenge ToriesMirror.co.ukBernie Sanders | TheHillThe Hillall 2,445 news articles »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 10:12 am
Seriously, Should a Woman Play Hamlet? -
WestwordSeriously, Should a Woman Play Hamlet?WestwordGlenda Jackson's Lear was reportedly brilliant. (So, for that matter, was Mark Rylance's Olivia in Twelfth Night.) And when Helen Mirren became Prospera in the filmed version of The Tempest, the relationship between her and her daughter, Miranda, shed ...and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 6:32 am
Glenda Jackson to appear as Stevie Smith in
WhatsOnStage.comGlenda Jackson to appear as Stevie Smith in Print Room's Dead Poets LiveWhatsOnStage.comActress and former politician Glenda Jackson is to portray the poet Stevie Smith in the return of the Print Room's series Dead Poets Live. Jackson originally portrayed Smith on screen in the 1978 film Stevie, based on Hugh Whitemore's play, and she ...
Posted on 5 June 2017 | 4:06 am
Londoner's Diary: Glenda Jackson's sneaky
Evening StandardLondoner's Diary: Glenda Jackson's sneaky respect for our grown-up PMEvening StandardJackson, an MP for 23 years until she stood down in 2015, told the Camden New Journal that she's queasy about backing Jeremy Corbyn. “When I left, I wrote to Jeremy and said that I would back him on the ballot paper as we always had to have a Left-wing ...
Posted on 25 May 2017 | 4:07 am
'Oh, Hello' heading to Netflix; Glenda
amNY'Oh, Hello' heading to Netflix; Glenda Jackson returning to BroadwayamNYGlenda Jackson, a two-time Oscar winner and former member of the British Parliament, who recently played King Lear in London, will return to Broadway next year in a revival of Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama “Three Tall Women,” which will ...
Posted on 24 May 2017 | 12:45 pm
Neighborhoods plan cleanup effort
A Neighborhood Cleanup Day will be April 25 in the historic districts of downtown Gadsden.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:19 pm
Singer Ronnie Carroll on election ballot
Former Eurovision contestant Ronnie Carroll has died days after successfully getting on the general election ballot paper for Hampstead and Kilburn.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:29 am
Eurovision's Carroll was candidate
Former Eurovision contestant Ronnie Carroll has died days after successfully getting on the General Election ballot paper for Hampstead and Kilburn.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:13 am
Lib Dem hopeful Maajid Nawaz considers
Liberal Democrat candidate Maajid Nawaz revealed he was considering his future in politics after the general election before he was caught up in a hypocrisy row. The co-founder of counter-extremism group Quilliam spoke to IBTimes UK on 10 April, hours before CCTV footage was published reportedly showing the self-described feminist having a private lap dance in a London strip club in 2014. Abdul ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:21 am
Al Murray to stand against Ukip's Nigel
Comedian Al Murray is planning to launch a new career in politics. And no, this isn’t one of his joke’s…
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 1:08 pm
Labour Party in UK stuns observers as rank
PHILLIP WILLIAMS: Dan Hodges is a columnist with the Telegraph newspaper. His mother Glenda Jackson was a left wing Labour MP and he too used to work for the party but sees the rise and rise of Jeremy Corbyn as a disaster waiting to happen. Is there any ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:00 am
Six of the best: memorable soap returns,
(“Ken recently had an affair with an actress. Oh it wasn’t Nicole Kidman or Glenda Jackson. She lived on a tugboat.”) Click here to see Tracy Barlow’s relationship with Charlie come to an end in Coronation Street. Pre-millennium, the spawn of ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 11:18 pm
Edinburgh Book Festival: Nicholas Parsons,
During the unscripted discussion Nicholas Parsons claimed that Glenda Jackson was a former 'flame' and also that his father had an 'association' with Margaret Thatcher. However, it transpired that this was only because they had both been born in Grantham!
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 4:10 am
Livid History: 'Querelle' and Jean Genet's
In the trailer below, you get just a taste of the madness Glenda Jackson and Susannah York would have been expected to sustain for a full two hours onstage. This may not end up being the last chance for "The Maids" on film -- the play was reinvented by the ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:16 pm
Best Actress Two-fers, and their Competition
Bette Davis – Jezebel and Dangerous Olivia de Havilland – To Each his Own and The Heiress Sally Field – Norma Rae and Places in the Heart Jane Fonda – Klute and Coming Home Jodie Foster – The Accused and Silence of the Lambs Glenda Jackson ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm