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The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk&world Update -

“There was a time when a beau­ti­ful per­son was con­sid­ered some­thing fine and to be cel­e­brated. Now a beau­ti­ful per­son is as­sumed to be shal­low and flaky. If you are beau­ti­ful in to­day’s so­ci­ety you are pre­sumed to have no sub­stance”

Ac­tor Colin Firth “I like to have a man in my life and I do have a part­ner. But I don’t think you need one any more”

Ac­tress Jill Half­penny. “I loved the Olympics un­til it came to Bri­tain. I want to set up a kind of schaden­freude fes­ti­val where ev­ery­one hates the Olympics and ev­ery day we take part in a pe­cu­liarly Bri­tish thing that we are re­ally good at - the first on the list would be moan­ing” Cross-dress­ing award-win­ning

pot­ter Grayson Perry “It is a rather silly, badly ex­e­cuted car­toon. In fact it is enough to make you want to scream” His­to­rian AN Wil­son, who is ap­palled that Munch’s The Scream sold for £74 mil­lion “Peo­ple were bonk­ing all over the BBC. Ev­ery­body was do­ing it on the premises” Ac­tress Katy Man­ning re­calls

the 1960s “Don’t let tem­per get the bet­ter of you” Tory MP Louise Men­sch hav­ing a Twit­ter spat with Labour MP

Tom Wat­son

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