Kate Fox

Kate Fox

Kate Fox is a poet, performer and Journal columnist

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Labour MP Emily Thornberry, Shadow Attorney General, posts an image from Rochester, Kent, on Twitter on polling day in the by-election triggered by Mark Reckless's defection to UKIP. The picture and its snobby implications were widely condemned, and angered leader Ed Miliband forcing her resignation from her Shadow post. Twitter screen grab @EmilyThornberry

Kate Fox: We're not getting a true picture because we are distorting it ourselves

Poet and Journal columnist Kate Fox on the saga of Emily Thornberry's career-ending tweet and the falliut from it

Chancellor George Osborne

Kate Fox: Northern Powerhouse sound like a nightclub with George Osborne dropping the tunes

Journal columnist and poet Kate Fox runs riot on how the northern powerhouse sounds so much funkier than the (yawn) regional assembly

Actress Renee Zellweger

Kate Fox: I recognise your name, but your face escapes me

Journal columnist Kate Fox muses about Renee Zellweger's new face - and admits her own memory for faces is atrocious

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Kate Fox: Bringing the Hartlepool bombardment of 1914 home to today's youngsters

Writer and poet Kate Fox says a project to explore a First World War disaster in the North East is teaching her valuable lessons

A stressed out woman

Kate Fox: Mental illness is not just an issue for sufferers - it's an issue for us all

Journal columnist Kate Fox says it is about time we realised that mental illness which goes unrecognised and untreated has an impact on everybody

George Clooney, flanked by his wife Amal Alamuddin, arrives at the city hall for their civil marriage ceremony in Venice, Italy, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Kate Fox: Give me a wedding for under a grand, not a very grand wedding

Writer and poet Kate Fox on the George Clooney wedding (which cost a bomb) and her own wedding (which certainly didn't)


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