Black Friday Strikes: Postal Workers and UCU Take Strike Action

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By Lauren Wiles

Around 115,000 postal workers and 70,000 members of the University and College Union (UCU) will be walking out starting today for the next 48 hours over disputes of jobs, pensions, pay and working conditions in one of the biggest walkouts of the year.

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A Review of a Mercury Theatre Production: The Comedy of Errors

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Ryan McBryde’s modern enactment of William Shakespeare’s renowned play “The Comedy of Errors” debuted in celebration of the Mercury Theatre’s 50th anniversary. Set in Hotel Ephesus, a location inspired by the quintessential films The Great Gatsby and The Grand Budapest Hotel, it is safe to say James Button’s deluxe costume and set designs accurately reflect the glitz and the glamour of the 1920s.

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