The Fairie Round

That evening, the Sala Pendón at the Real Colegiata de San Isidoro in León was full, a couple of hundred people, a good crowd for

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Philip And Victoria

The first time he heard her voice he was captivated. Melodious, seductive, clear as glass, it cut through the air, like an echo across a

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Seventy-Five Not Out

Joy and Ivy were both born in East Ham in 1938, one either side of Guy Fawke’s Night. They grew up in Langton Avenue, one

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I’m Gloria, Sex Addict

As his eyes slowly opened and focused on the familiar furniture of his bedroom, Tony realised that everything hurt. ‘What happened last night,’ he asked

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Wondrous Merrye

As Begoña and Rafael toasted friendship with no strings, Luis was still in the music shop, where he’d got himself all tied up. Begoña looked

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Doña Elvira

Tour guide Rosaria was leaning against the statue in the Plaza del Triunfo between the Cathedral and the Alcázar Palace, one of the most emblematic

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Dagmar’s Daring Day

Dagmar was six. She was lying on the bed for her afternoon nap with her mother, who was tired after a mother’s morning duties, and

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Valentina’s First Love

When she was sixteen Valentina had done an English summer course in Bournemouth, and like all the hundreds of European teenagers away from home for

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