Guess Who’s going to need deep pockets to satisfy pester power. Kelvingrove rippoff

IN ALL his adventures in time and space, the Doctor rarely needs anything as basic as money. However, fans visiting an exhibition about of the Time Lord may be hoping their wallets – like the Tardis – are bigger on the inside.

Admission to the show, opening today at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, costs up to £9. Accompanying merchandise includes £95 pewter Dalek salt and pepper shakers. Remote-controlled Daleks are available at £50, with Dalek helmets at £40.
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Liverpool – Culture of Capital

ByLeo Singer and Clara Paillard   Liverpool – Culture of Capital

Reporting on the conference Capital, Culture and Power in Liverpool, Leo Singer and Clara Paillard find a useful vehicle with which to crash the regeneration party and pose some difficult questions for its hosts

The Variant reply

Mr. James Doherty         28/6/08
Media Manager
Culture and Sport Glasgow
20 Trongate
G1 5ES

Dear Mr. Doherty,

Further to your letter dated 23 June, we take the opportunity to reply herewith. To take your last point first – that “the author has referenced newspapers as reliable and accurate sources of facts, which is a major flaw in a so-called piece of academic writing