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MOVIES: Big-screen Great Expectations would have been a turn-off for Dickens

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Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham in Great Expectations

Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham in Great Expectations

Published: 29 November, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

Art Diary – Go on, punks. Make my Xmas!

Pequena Quinta by Islington artist Finn Dean

Pequena Quinta by Islington artist Finn Dean

Published: 23 November, 2012
by ANDREW JOHNSON

MACY'S WONDERLAND: Singer to perform Stevie's classic album at Koko

Macy Gray is set to peform Stevie Wonder’s Talking Book album live

Macy Gray is set to peform Stevie Wonder’s Talking Book album live

Published: 22 November, 2012
by ROISIN GADELRAB

SIR SALMAN VERSUS... Rushdie's memoirs reveal a welcome reconciliation with le Carré

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John Le Carre ( Left) salman rushdie (Right) photo: syrie moskowitz

John Le Carre (Left) Salman Rushdie (Right) photo: Syrie Moskowitz

Published: 22 November, 2012
by GERALD ISAAMAN

DERBY DAY: Ahead of weekend clash, a look back at more than 100 years of Arsenal v Spurs

Ian Wright at the centre of an argument at  White Hart Lane in December 1992

Ian Wright at the centre of an argument at White Hart Lane in December 1992

Published: 15 November, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

THEATRE: Tabloid terror and the dark side of journalism in The Atheist at the Lion and Unicorn

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Jonathan Chambers in The Atheist Photo: Ciaran Cunningham

Jonathan Chambers in The Atheist Photo: Ciaran Cunningham

Published: 15 November, 2012
by LUCY DANSER

GROOVES: Camden's 'Music Walk of Fame' ready to move a step closer

Lee Bennett (second from left) pictured with Will Smith

Lee Bennett (second from left) pictured with Will Smith

Published: 15 November, 2012
by ROISIN GADELRAB

CRUCIBLE OF HISTORY: Project charts the turbulent events and characters of Kentish Town

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Image of the crowd at the St Pancras rent battle of September 1960 outside Kennistoun House. Courtesy of The Camden Tenant John Cowley

FINE AND DANDY! Drawing on memories of the glory days of comics

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Dandy characters drawn by Ken Harrison in 2005 © DC Thomson & Co Ltd

Dandy characters drawn by Ken Harrison in 2005 © DC Thomson & Co Ltd

Published: 8 November, 2012
by GERLAD ISAAMAN

GROOVES: Unicorn Kid on the sounds of Sega, and his favourite Camden shop

Unicorn Kid – Oliver Sabin – is set to play at Koko this Saturday

Unicorn Kid – Oliver Sabin – is set to play at Koko this Saturday

Published: 8 November, 2012
by ROISIN GADELRAB

CINEMA: It's a Shah thing as Ben Affleck directs and stars in Argo

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Ben Affleck directs and stars in Argo

Ben Affleck directs and stars in Argo

Published: 8 November, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

THEATRE: Not Enough Rope & In Memoriam at Acton Community Theatre

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In Memoriam at Acton Community Theatre

Published: 2 November, 2012
by MICHAEL STEWART

GIVE someone enough rope and they will hang themselves.