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Gyles Daubeney Brandreth is a British writer, broadcaster and former Conservative Member of Parliament and junior minister. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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He carved not only a career but an empire
2013-12-23
And that is without even mentioning the fashion boundaries he vaulted in those busy jumpers he wore on 'Question of Sport', knitwear that might have embarrassed Gyles Brandreth. Or, indeed, the Colemanballs. The unwitting progenitor of Private Eye's ...
(Irish Independent)
  1. David Coleman was the master of his medium and a voice of an entire generation

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100 years of the crossword
2013-11-30
The actor Sir John Gielgud died, aged 97, with a completed crossword at his bedside. He attributed his longevity to his passion for crosswords. "Completing the crossword is the only exercise I take," he used to say. "I smoke non-stop and solving the ...
(New Zealand Herald)
  1. Puzzle brings order to chaos for 100 years

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Why we all love a crossword
2013-11-23
'The Lost Art of Having Fun', by Gyles and Saethryd Brandreth (John Murray, RRP £20), is available from Telegraph Books at £18 £1.35p&p. To order, call 0844 871 1514 or visit books.telegraph.co.uk. Can you solve these classic cryptic crossword clues?
(Telegraph.co.uk)
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Daytime TV is ideal preparation for life in Government - Gyles Brandreth
2013-10-22
Mr Brandreth, who is now a reporter for BBC1's One Show, wrote in the Radio Times: “Isn't that what we want in Government? People who are intelligent, informed, aware of the real world, ready to get up early looking their best and determined to bring ...
(Telegraph.co.uk)
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Thousands descended on new look Ludlow Arts Festival
2013-06-25
Miss 600 were exceptional supporting the exciting and brilliant 10cc on Saturday while television presenter Gyles Brandreth was the compere for a Last Night of the Proms event last night which included music from the English National Philharmonic ...
(shropshirelive.com (press release))
  1. Thousands make sure Ludlow Festival is off to a flyer

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Countdown favourite Gyles Brandreth confirmed for Rochdale's first ever ...
2013-06-08
Television personality and author Gyles Brandeth will join the likes of Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy taking part in Rochdale's first ever Literature and Ideas Festival this autumn. The former MP and One Show reporter will be talking about his new life ...
(Mancunian Matters)
  1. TV star Gyles joins the line-up for town's first festival of words

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Stuart Hall put home in wife's name 'to avoid payouts to victims'
2013-05-03
"It was common gossip that Stuart Hall used the room for assignations," said Gyles Brandreth, the broadcaster and former Conservative MP. "I described the atmosphere then as pretty sleazy, but I don't think anyone thought the girls were unwilling or ...
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    Heathrow third runway 'totally nuts', says Boris Johnson
    2013-04-27
    In what was a light-hearted affair, they also danced the hokey cokey at the instructions of compere Gyles Brandreth. The cross-party rally was led by Conservative MP for Richmond Park, Zac Goldsmith, and attended by former transport secretary and MP ...
    (Evening Standard)
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    Tickets go on sale for 53rd Ludlow Arts Festival
    2013-03-14
    The Last Night of the Proms is to be presented by the very classical Gyles Brandreth. Celebrating 30 years of award-winning cabaret comedy Fascinating Aida take to the stage and there's a lunchtime recital from the world-renowned pianist Young-Choon ...
    (shropshirelive.com (press release))
    1. Jools Holland and Paul Merton lined up to star at revamped Ludlow Arts Festival

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