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The Poppy And Other Acts Of Remembrance

Poppy seeds can lie dormant in the ground for a long time. If the ground is disturbed from the early spring the seeds will germinate and the poppy flowers will grow. This is what happened during the First World War

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Have We Really Had Enough Of Experts?

The following article was originally written in 2013 but in the light of the EU Referendum, which has been characterised as a triumph of ignorance and misinformation over knowledge and reason, I thought it was worth giving it another airing.

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Gee Vaucher retrospective at Firstsite, Colchester, November 2016 – January 2017

Originally posted on The Hippies Now Wear Black:
In Autumn 2016 Firstsite, Colchester’s pre-eminent gallery for contemporary art, will host a retrospective of the work of Gee Vaucher, which will be curated by Stevphen Shukaitis and Gavin Grindon. Gee Vaucher…

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