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GAMES NOT MELVYN'S BAG

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ASTRAGAL

Yes, the Olympics are coming and everybody across the country is still jumping for joy.

Well not everyone. Cumbrian broadcaster, Labour life peer and smutty novelist Melvyn Bragg is a little worried. The big-haired thinking-woman's totty believes the government's infatuation with the Games could endanger the arts.

Speaking in the House of Lords, Bragg said even a small cut in cash for cultural projects could 'bring down the bestconstructed schemes'. Perhaps he should air his concerns to his chum Tony Blair.

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