Now in its 146th edition Whitaker's Almanack is the definitive reference guide containing a comprehensive overview of every aspect of UK infrastructure and an excellent introduction to world politics. Available only as ebooks, Whitaker's Shorts are selected themed sections from Whitaker's Almanack: portable and perfect for those with specific interests within the print edition. Whitaker's Shorts: Five Years in Review includes a digest of the year's events from 2008-9 to 2012-13 in the UK and abroad and articles covering subjects as diverse as Archaeology, Conservation, Business and Finance, Opera, Dance, Film and Weather. There is also an A-Z listing of all the results for the major sporting events from Alpine Skiing through to Fencing, Football, Horse Racing, Polo and Tennis.... the present agreement on BBC funding expires, in order to help rival commercial organisations pay for public service ... The BBC took comfort from the fact that listening figures overall for its services remained strong. ... Critics welcomed back Choral Evensong to Wednesdays following an unhappy 20 months on Sundays.
|Title||:||Whitaker's Shorts: Five Years in Review|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2013-11-07|