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The cigarette saint of No Man’s Land

There has been further national exposure for historian and author Linda Parker concerning her new research into World War One hero Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy. The Daily Mirror, Metro and Daily Mail have all reported on Dr Parker’s findings that Studdert Kennedy, popularly known as Woodbine Willie, was so generous that he gave away close to one million cigarettes to…

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War-time chaplain who gave troops ‘one final gasper’

Historian and author Linda Parker has been featured on the world’s most popular English-language news website, the Mail Online. The newspaper has covered new research by the respected World War One historian that reveals that WW1 hero Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, popularly known as Woodbine Willie, was so generous that he gave away close to one million cigarettes to…

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National women’s magazine reviews Another Kind of Knowing

Author James Carre-Rice has had his new book, Another Kind of Knowing, reviewed in one of the UK’s most popular national women’s magazines. Weekly women’s magazine Bella has just published a review of the powerful self-help book, which is out now on Amazon and which offers expert guidance on overcoming the mental barriers that hold people back. Carre-Rice,…

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How the WW1 pastor known as ‘Woodbine Willie’ influenced 21st-century Christianity

Historian and author Linda Parker has written an exclusive thought-leader about World War One hero Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, popularly known as Woodbine Willie, for one of the UK’s leading Christian publications. Kennedy, who died in 1929 at the age of 45, is remembered today as one of the Britain’s most important modern theologians and is, arguably, the…

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BBC Radio Scotland interview for Jan Cronje

Author and apartheid historian Jan Cronje has been interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland, warning that South Africa could be on the brink of a new era of ‘reverse apartheid’. The South-African born writer, a client of author agency Palamedes PR, says that thousands of white South Africans are fleeing the country amid rising violence and…

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