Speaking about the advert, Celeste has said: 'I felt honoured to be asked to take part. I wanted to create something that felt classic but still true to who I am as a writer and performer.' … [Read more...] about Singer Celeste who penned the first original track to be used on a John Lewis Christmas ad says she wrote song in 30 MINUTES so she didn’t get ‘star-struck’ by the opportunity
The nation’s attention began to focus on the civil rights movement in the mid-1950s when a young black preacher, Martin Luther King, Jr., led the successful drive to desegregate public buses in Montgomery, Ala. King organized non-violent protests against southern segregation, the struggle for black equality and voting rights. On January 20, 2014, Americans pay tribute to King’s efforts. Televised footage of violence against civil rights demonstrators sparked a wave of sympathetic public opinion. “He taught us that our job was to redeem the soul of America from the triple evils of racism, war and poverty,” said Andrew Young, a civil rights activist who was a close friend of King. By August 1963 the push for equality had grown significantly and 250,000 participated in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. “When we arrived at the steps of the Lincoln Memorial there were just hundreds and thousands of people,” … [Read more...] about US Honors Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Wycombe are likely to be without David McCracken (calf), Lewis Hunt (toe) and Chris Zebroski (foot). Bury's Efe Sodje is suspended but PaulScott is available after his ban. … [Read more...] about Football: THE TEAM NEWS
County could have secured the title at Vale Park with a win, but strikes from Marc Richards and Kris Taylor either side of Graeme Lee’s equaliser gave Steve Cotterill his first defeat as Magpies manager. … [Read more...] about Port Vale 2 Notts County 1
Harris has served as an economic policy consultant to the Jamaican government and as an economic adviser to prime ministers. … [Read more...] about Does Kamala Harris have a relationship with her father?