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Christopher Fowler
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Did I just miss a meeting? Did Aldous Huxley's 'Brave New World' just come true while I stepped out of the room? Dismayed lately by the fact that many young urbanites now looks, sound and behave exactly the same, I spotted an odd fluff article in the press: The headlines went on about a pair of network TV shows going out head-to-head over Christmas, both starring someone called Mark Wright. One is…
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Christopher Fowler
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I was interested to read about Stella English, the winner of the show 'The Apprentice', who grew up on Thamesmead and still managed to land the £100,000 job. Thamesmead is London's most notorious housing estate, home to some 50,000 people. In recent years it became known as the fraud capital of the UK because of its association with West African criminal gangs. One fraud prevention service told…
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