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no responses. April 5, 2017 News Team

Low uptake of free screening ‘concerning’


Low uptake of free screening ‘concerning’

In support of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month this April, BowelScreen – The National Bowel Screening Programme is highlighting that just 40 per cent of the eligible […]

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Protest Song

no responses. April 4, 2017 Colin Kennedy

“THERE’S A PROTEST SINGER……..


“THERE’S A PROTEST SINGER……..

………..he’s singing a protest song.”

Bob Dylan, I thought. But what was the song? To my surprise a quick Google revealed that it’s a line from Dire Straits’ ‘Industrial Disease’, which leaves me doubly surprised as this would be among my favourites of their songs. I should have known that. It is funny how the memory plays tricks but you must admit it does sound Dylanesque….

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