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Essex library U-turn after celebrity-backed campaign
… plans. Many celebrities backed the campaign to keep the libraries open while… councillors who have said something in private." Celebrities including David Baddiel…


Moon landings: Apollo 11 celebrated in Cambridge University maps
…Old maps of the Moon and stars are being shared to mark 50 years since the first manned lunar landing. Some will feature in a series of tweets by Cambridge University Library during the eight days coinciding with the dates of the momentous…


WW1: MPs praise impact of centenary celebrations in NI
…Placing men dressed as British soldiers in Belfast to commemorate World War One carried "huge risks". That was the finding of a Westminster committee report looking into lessons from centenary events. However, the memorial project called 'w…


England Cricket World Cup win celebrated by grandma goes viral
…A grandma's reaction to England's Cricket World Cup win has gone viral, attracting hundreds of thousands of views. Gwen Stanbrook, 20, from West Sussex, said "I'm not a big cricket fan" but her 80-year-old grandma "is really, really into…


Bristol Pride Day celebrates its 10th anniversary
… which is kinder, where equality and diversity is celebrated, or [people] simply live…


Norfolk village celebrates first transatlantic flight, 100 years on
… is being celebrated, 100 years on. The R34 airship made the first ever return flight…


Comic Relief to cut back on celebrity appeals after Stacey Dooley row
…Comic Relief is to send fewer celebrities abroad after criticism that stars… in the direction of not using" celebrities abroad. He said they would be "very careful to give… Committee that this year's Comic Relief had included two films featuring UK celebrities


Millions lost in 'celebrity-backed scams'
Celebrity influencers are being used to promote crypto-currency and currency…. These celebrities often have a large following on social media - an opportunity seized on by con…' The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the City watchdog, said that celebrity endorsements…


Taylor Swift tops Forbes list of highest-earning celebs
…Pop singer Taylor Swift is the world's top-earning celebrity, according… topped Forbes' Celebrity 100 in 2016, when her pre-tax earnings were calculated…, who turns 22 next month, was ranked third in last year's Celebrity 100 countdown…


Facebook scam-busting service goes live
celebrity images or endorsements that seem fake or unlikely Inside Facebook, a specially…