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Robin Cavendish
Robin Francis Cavendish, MBE (12 March 1930 – 8 August 1994), was a British advocate for disabled people, medical aid developer, and one of the longest-lived responauts[a] in Britain. Born in Middleton, Derbyshire, Cavendish was affected by polio at the age of 28
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Middleton-by-Youlgreave
Middleton, often known as Middleton-by-Youlgreave or Middleton-by-Youlgrave to distinguish it from nearby Middleton-by-Wirksworth, is a village in the Peak District, Derbyshire, England. The appropriate civil parish is called Middleton and Smerrill. The population of this parish was 137 at the 2011 Census.[1] It lies south west of Youlgreave, above the River Bradford. Its main industries are farming and tourism. History[edit] This manor was mentioned in the Domesday book as belonging to Henry de Ferrers;[2] it included a mill and was worth sixteen shillings.[3] The village grew during the Middle Ages. Middleton Castle, a fortified manor house, was built in the early seventeenth century, and saw some fighting during the English Civil War
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Oxford University Press
Oxford
Oxford
University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world,[1] and the second oldest after Cambridge University
Cambridge University
Press. It is a department of the University of Oxford
University of Oxford
and is governed by a group of 15 academics appointed by the vice-chancellor known as the delegates of the press. They are headed by the secretary to the delegates, who serves as OUP's chief executive and as its major representative on other university bodies
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Richard J. Roberts
Sir Richard John Roberts (born 6 September 1943) FRS[5] is an English biochemist and molecular biologist. He was awarded the 1993 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Phillip Allen Sharp
Phillip Allen Sharp
for the discovery of introns in eukaryotic DNA
DNA
and the mechanism of gene-splicing. He currently works at New England
England
Biolabs.[9][10][11]Contents1 Early life and education 2 Career and research 3 Awards and honours 4 ReferencesEarly life and education[edit] Roberts was born in Derby, the son of Edna (Allsop) and John Roberts, an auto mechanic.[8] When he was four, Roberts' family moved to Bath. In Bath, he attended City of Bath Boys' School.[8] As a child he at first wanted to be a detective and then, when given a chemistry set, a chemist
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Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
The Calouste Gulbenkian
Calouste Gulbenkian
Foundation is a Portuguese institution under private law and of general public utility, perpetual in nature, with its statutory purposes spanning the Arts, Beneficence, Science
Science
and Education. Set up by the last will and testament of Calouste Sarkis Gulbenkian, who bequeathed his assets to the country in the form of a foundation with its statutes approved by the Portuguese state on 18 July 1956.Contents1 Organization 2 Gulbenkian commission2.1 Members 2.2 Debate3 Honours 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksOrganization[edit] Gulbenkian Park
Gulbenkian Park
of the Gulbenkian Foundation and MuseumThe head office is located in Lisbon. The premises opened in 1969, consisting of the head office and the museum, and were designed by Ruy Athouguia, Pedro Cid, and Alberto Pessoa
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The Imaginarium Studios
The Imaginarium, also known as Imaginarium Productions, is a production company linked to a digital performance-capture studio based in London, founded by actor-director Andy Serkis and film producer Jonathan Cavendish in 2011. The studio is dedicated to the invention of believable, emotionally engaging digital characters using performance capture technology. It specialises in applying motion capture technology in film, television and video games
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Andy Serkis
Andrew Clement Serkis[1][2] (born 20 April 1964) is an English actor and director. He is best known for his performance capture roles comprising motion capture acting, animation and voice work for such computer-generated characters as Gollum
Gollum
in The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings
film trilogy (2001–2003) and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), King Kong
King Kong
in the eponymous 2005 film, Caesar in the Planet of the Apes reboot series (2011–17), Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock
Sir Francis Haddock
in Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin
The Adventures of Tintin
(2011), and Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) and Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
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William Nicholson (writer)
William Benedict Nicholson, OBE, FRSL[1] (born 12 January 1948) is a British screenwriter, playwright, and novelist who has been nominated twice for an Oscar.[2]Contents1 Early life 2 Career 3 Screenplays and theatre 4 Film and TV nominations and awards 5 Books5.1 Fantasy novels 5.2 Novels6 Stage plays 7 Films 8 References 9 External linksEarly life[edit] A native of Lewes, Sussex, William Nicholson was raised in a Roman Catholic family in Gloucestershire. By the time he reached his tenth birthday he had decided to become a writer. He was educated at Downside School, Somerset, and Christ's College, Cambridge.[3] Career[edit] At the start of his career Nicholson worked for the BBC as a director of documentary films with numerous works to his credit[4] between the mid-1970s and mid-1980s. He gained renown as a novelist and playwright when the first book of his popular Wind On Fire trilogy won the Blue Peter best book award and the Smarties Gold Award for best children's book
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Oxford English Dictionary
The Oxford
Oxford
English Dictionary (OED) is the main historical dictionary of the English language, published by the Oxford University
Oxford University
Press. It traces the historical development of the English language, providing a comprehensive resource to scholars and academic researchers, as well as describing usage in its many variations throughout the world.[2][3] The second edition came to 21,728 pages in 20 volumes, published in 1989. Work began on the dictionary in 1857, but it was not until 1884 that it began to be published in unbound fascicles as work continued on the project, under the name of A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles; Founded Mainly on the Materials Collected by The Philological Society
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Daily Mail
Northcliffe House 2 Derry Street London W8 5TTCirculation 1,383,932 (as of November 2017)[1]ISSN 0307-7578 OCLC
OCLC
number 16310567Website www.dailymail.co.ukThe Daily Mail
Daily Mail
is a British daily middle-market[2][3] tabloid newspaper owned by the Daily Mail
Daily Mail
and General Trust[4] and published in London. It is the United Kingdom's second-biggest-selling daily newspaper after The Sun.[5] Its sister paper The Mail on Sunday
The Mail on Sunday
was launched in 1982 while Scottish and Irish editions of the daily paper were launched in 1947 and 2006 respectively
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Derbyshire
Derbyshire
Derbyshire
(/ˈdɑːrbɪʃər, -ʃɪər/) is a county in the East Midlands of England. A substantial portion of the Peak District National Park lies within Derbyshire, containing the southern extremity of the Pennine range of hills which extend into the north of the county. The county contains part of the National Forest, and borders on Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester
to the northwest, West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire
to the north, South Yorkshire
South Yorkshire
to the northeast, Nottinghamshire
Nottinghamshire
to the east, Leicestershire
Leicestershire
to the southeast, Staffordshire
Staffordshire
to the west and southwest and Cheshire
Cheshire
also to the west
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London Evening Standard
The London
London
Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London. It is owned by Russian businessman, Alexander Lebedev. It is the dominant local/regional evening paper for London
London
and the surrounding area, with coverage of national and international news and City of London
City of London
finance
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The Daily Telegraph
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London
London
by Telegraph Media Group
Telegraph Media Group
and distributed across the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B
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The Hollywood Reporter
The Hollywood
Hollywood
Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood
Hollywood
film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics. Headquartered in Los Angeles, THR is part of the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a group of properties that includes Billboard and SpinMedia
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Deadline Hollywood
Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006. Owned by Jay Penske since 2009, it is a brand of the Penske Media Corporation
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British Library Sounds
British Library Sounds (previously named Archival Sound Recordings) is a British Library service providing free online access to a diverse range of spoken word, music and environmental sounds from the British Library Sound Archive. Anyone with web access can use the service to search, browse and listen to 50,000 digitised recordings. Playback and download of an additional 22,000 recordings is available to Athens or Shibboleth users in UK higher and further education. The service was originally launched with funding by the Jisc. There are over 20,000 hours of rarely heard audio material available online. Images and transcripts are also available for some recordings to further enrich the content. Recordings may be searched by keywords or browsed by collection types, dates, languages, performer names and subjects
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