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Paul Hackett

Grime spreads beyond London's underground

Jul 05 2017

LONDON Squeezed in to a small and sweaty East London nightclub at 3 a.m., the Slew Dem Crew spit bars to a raucous audience revelling in the fast growing popularity of Britain's new musical obsession.

Independent Island

Sep 11 2014

The island can generate electricity from hydroelectric generators and wind turbines as well as photovoltaic panels.

Scotland's teenage voters hesitant about independence

May 06 2014

EDINBURGH When Scotland's nationalist government dropped the voting age to 16 for this year's referendum on independence, it was widely seen as banking on teenage radicalism to ensure a break with the United Kingdom.

Scotland's teenage voters hesitant about independence

May 06 2014

EDINBURGH When Scotland's nationalist government dropped the voting age to 16 for this year's referendum on independence, it was widely seen as banking on teenage radicalism to ensure a break with the United Kingdom.

Scotland's teenage voters hesitant about independence

May 06 2014

EDINBURGH When Scotland's nationalist government dropped the voting age to 16 for this year's referendum on independence, it was widely seen as banking on teenage radicalism to ensure a break with the United Kingdom.

Hackney Wick: An artistic Olympic community

Jul 19 2012

Last year I went to the Hackney Wicked arts festival and was struck by how raw the place felt - none of the normal sensibilities of any London arts event I had been to.

Occupying Starbucks

Nov 09 2011

I left the Occupy protest camp at St Paul's cathedral in London to go to Starbucks to file the pictures that I had taken. As I walked through the door I saw this man sitting there; of course it made me smile.

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