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Claire Fox

Claire Fox is the director of the Institute of Ideas (IoI), the convener of the annual Battle of Ideas festival and co-publisher of LM magazine. She is a panellist on BBC Radio 4’s The Moral Maze and a columnist in the MJ and TES. She formerly presented Claire Fox News on the internet TV channel 18 Doughty Street.
Mark Dapin Spirit House
David is 13 and confused. His mum has gone off with her lover and sent David to his grandparents to give her new relationshp some “space”. David’s grandfather, Jimmy – a Jewish veteran and survivor of the enforced labour on the Thai-Burma railway – is 70. Haunted by the ghosts of long-dead comrades, the only person he can confide in is a 13-year-old from a different world. Funny, wise and deeply moving, ...