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2009-09-05 14:58:07

Olivia Harrison, widow of the late Beatles guitarist George Harrison, has a fence around her British home that is a danger to pets, a neighbor says. Actor Rodney Bewes, who lives near Harrison's home in Henley-on-Thames, said the razor wire fence surrounding Harrison's Friar Park mansion nearly killed his cat, The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. My cat, Maurice, has been injured on that fence several times, once severing an artery that nearly killed him, said Bewes, best known for his The...

2009-04-27 06:01:00

LONDON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Boris Johnson will outline his commitment to boosting the economic potential of London's outer boroughs in a keynote address at Property Week's Outer London Summit on 11th June 2009. He will reveal how outer London can play its full part in the city's economic success and bolster the capital's economic strength for generations to come. Late in 2008 the Mayor formed the Outer London Commission; an expert body of industry leaders tasked with regenerating...

2009-02-17 03:00:00

LONDON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The programme for the forthcoming Events 2012 & Beyond conference has been announced, and includes sessions on Managing Expectations, Sponsors, Media, Corporate Hospitality and Supply Chain. Breakfast Television Presenter, Bill Turnbull, has also been announced as the conference anchor. In addition to speakers from Visit London, VisitBritain and the LDA, other conference speakers include Dan Ritterband -- director of marketing to Boris Johnson, Barrie...

2008-09-27 03:00:20

By Anonymous Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced that he and his senior advisers will volunteer to help "clean and green" the capital. Organisations the mayor has unveiled as potential beneficiaries of his help include the Environment Trust, Trees for Cities, Lee Valley Park and the National Trust. Johnson said: "There is an army of marvellous people who are doing a fantastic job to make our local neighbourhoods and green spaces cleaner and more pleasant. "I want to see more...


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bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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