John Bercow’s Brexit stance: Why Speaker was so opposed revealed by biographer | Books | Entertainment

In his earlier years in politics, the former Speaker was not exactly a fan of what eventually became the European Union. Speaking exclusively with, Sebastian Whale, author of new book John Bercow: Call to Order, said he was “as Eurosceptic as they come”. This can even be traced back to his days as a student. Whale said: “At More...

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By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

John Bercow would be assertive on parliamentary scrutiny during coronavirus if speaker | Books | Entertainment

The former Speaker managed a decade in the job before retiring at the 2019 general election. As John Bercow ended his reign, he championed parliamentary scrutiny when Boris Johnson’s administration prorogued More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Lord of the Rings: Incredible true story behind JRR Tolkien’s Middle Earth exposed | Books | Entertainment

The Lord of the Rings is one of the best-selling novels of all time, with over 150 million copies sold worldwide since its release in 1954. Peter Jackson’s adapted film trilogy is also widely regarded as one More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020

John Bercow ‘let rip’ at Lindsay Hoyle while deputy ‘they had fractured relationship’ | Books | Entertainment

Love him or loathe him, John Bercow made his mark on British politics during his decade in The Speaker’s chair. Since leaving office, the 57-year-old has published controversial autobiography Unspeakable. More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020

Winds of Winter release: George RR Martin working on A Dream of Spring simultaneously | Books | Entertainment

The last time George RR Martin published a book in A Song Ice and Fire’s main series of novels was 2011. Since then the Game of Thrones TV series began and finished ahead of his book narrative. And with More...

By admin On Thursday, March 26th, 2020

Winds of Winter release: ASOIAF expert on why George RR Martin failed to meet deadline | Books | Entertainment

Game of Thrones fans may have their fingers crossed for The Winds of Winter to release in 2020, but did you know the penultimate book in A Song of Ice and Fire was almost published in 2015? The TV show’s sixth More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

Game of Thrones: George RR Martin reveals A Storm of Swords illustrated edition | Books | Entertainment

George RR Martin is busy finishing off The Winds of Winter in his self-isolation. But now the 71-year-old has shared some exciting A Song of Ice Fire news with Game of Thrones fans to keep them busy. The author More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Books cancelled coronavirus: Which book launches and events are cancelled over COVID-19? | Books | Entertainment

Book releases, launches, tours and festivals are important parts of the calendar. Our culture thrives when people are reading and sharing new recommendations. But as COVID-19 has left many people forced to stay More...

By admin On Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Outlander: Jamie and Claire sex scene TOTALLY different to book and fans are devastated | Books | Entertainment

***WARNING: Spoilers for Outlander season 5 episode 6 ahead*** The latest instalment in the series adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s time-travel historical novels really ramps up the action for fans. Roger MacKenzie More...

By admin On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

Winds of Winter release date: Will George RR Martin finish it in time for Worldcon? | Books | Entertainment

He said: “For those of you who may be concerned for me personally… yes, I am aware that I am very much in the most vulnerable population, given my age and physical condition. “But I feel fine at the moment, More...

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