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    August 8th: in which year did the Great Train Robbery take place?

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    Word of the week: Spike

    Spectator Life's satirist brings you a dictionary of era-defining words.
    7 Aug 2020

    Are the new Spitting Image puppets too tame?

    The new show needs to throw caution to the wind if it's going to succeed.

    From Russia with love: 12 films set in the former Soviet Union

    Russia has reappeared in the headlines recently but how is it depicted in the movies?
    6 Aug 2020

    Word of the week: Spike

    Spectator Life's satirist brings you a dictionary of era-defining words.
    7 Aug 2020

    Are the new Spitting Image puppets too tame?

    The new show needs to throw caution to the wind if it's going to succeed.

    August 6th: how was Barbara Windsor's ‘bra flying off’ scene achieved?

    Look no further for your weekly dose of topical trivia.
    1 Aug 2020

    Word of the week: self-educate

    Spectator Life's satirist brings you a dictionary of era-defining words.
    31 Jul 2020

    From Russia with love: 12 films set in the former Soviet Union

    Russia has reappeared in the headlines recently but how is it depicted in the movies?
    6 Aug 2020

    The best road trip films to watch this summer

    Whether you're roaming free or staying put this summer, these classic movies capture the thrill of life on the road.