Tag Archives: Simon Cowell

5 Minutes With… The Loveable Rogues

Photo: Elaine Brown.

Elaine Brown also contributed to this report.  Just How Loveable are The Loveable Rogues? They’d definitely give puppies a run for their money on the loveable scale.

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Another race to Christmas number one

Corey Taylor gives his thoughts on Christmas with his own festive track. Photo: Karri Wells

After the effect of last year’s Rage Against The X Factor campaign, now there are more anti-Cowell groups trying to capture the elusive Christmas number one spot.

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Zane: ‘I’ll end up living in the middle of nowhere and ploughing fields’

Zane Lowe is a regular at the University of Lincoln Freshers' Week. Photo: BBC Pictures

Radio 1’s champion of new music visited Lincoln as part of their Student Tour, but Luke Morton wondered what else is going on in Zane’s life.

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Uniform equality: are policewomen’s uniforms unflattering?

The hats and neckwear are all that differs between sexes. Photo: Adam  Dimmick

Despite the police officer uniform being ‘unflattering’, policewoman Holly Whybrow would not change it. She tells The Linc why.

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Rage against the government, not the machine

Now that voting is associated more with X Factor than democracy, Jonathan Cresswell considers what would happen if reality TV infected politics.

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