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Cover Page, 14th December 2017, Issue 133 This week we welcome you to a completely new, more dynamic look for the Shaw Sheet. Read articles by clicking on a picture in the rotator at the top, or in one of the boxes below. Our new look reflects the sharpening up of our content that you… Continue reading Issue 133: 2017 12 14: Cover Page – 1st of New Look
14 December 2017, What Is The Point Of University? Dissatisfaction increases, by Lynda Goetz. Student loans and fees along with the apparently excessive pay of vice-chancellors. Seen against questions about of what the government is doing to help social mobility, the NAO has come out with a critical report on higher education.
14 December 2017 Keep Calm And Carry On Davis puts his foot in it. By John Watson Blab, blab, blab, blab. The ink was hardly dry on Mrs May’s agreement with the EU Commission on the three preliminary issues (the Divorce Settlement, the status of EU nationals already resident in the UK, and the Irish… Continue reading Issue 133: 2017 12 14: Keep Calm And Carry On
14 December 2017 Saakashvili v Poroshenko Confrontation in Kiev. by Neil Tidmarsh They’re armed and masked when they come for him. But he escapes onto the rooftop while they’re smashing the door down. They give chase and finally corner him on the edge of a deep drop to the street below. He threatens to throw… Continue reading Issue 133: 14 December 2017: Saakashvili v Poroshenko
14 December 2017 Does anyone understand bitcoin? Preoccupations with bubbles miss the point. by Frank O’Nomics. Come on now, you can’t deny that you wish you had a piece of the action. For an asset class to provide a return of 1700% on an investment over a ten month period, or for investors who have… Continue reading Issue 133: 2017 12 14: Understand bitcoin?
14 December 2014 Daisy Pulls It Off (a play by Denise Deegan) The Park Theatre reviewed by Adam McCormack. Star rating **** I really must be careful. Giving away the slightest hint of a plot-spoiler for this perfectly spiffing production could have me labelled a sneak by the “babes” of the Second Form and “sent… Continue reading Issue 133: 2017 12 14: Daisy Pulls It Off