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Artist or CreatorMartin Rowson
Title or CaptionBehind the Grandstand
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date06 Aug 2012
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptSchool Sports Kit Only
Serco
Serco
Atos
Daily Mail
Britain's Golden Glory!
Daily Mail
Evil Marxist Multicultural Plastic Brit Olympic Terro....
Person DepictedCameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Osborne; George (1971-)
Murdoch; Rupert (Keith Rupert) (1931-)
Johnson; Boris (1964-)
Clegg; Nick (1967-)
Hunt; Jeremy (1966-)
Dacre; Paul
Implied textFat cats of capitalism
Fur Cup
Growth Sloth
Companies: Atos: "The company have been at the centre of controversy in the UK over their management of the Work Capability Assessment for the Department for Work and Pensions, particularly for its role in implementing the DWP's criteria for the treatment of disabled people. ..." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atos_Origin
Companies: Serco Group plc is a British government services company based. It provides public and private transport, traffic control, aviation, military and nuclear weapons contracts, detention centres and prisons and schools. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange.
NotesNews: 2 Aug: "Rupert Murdoch is considering backing Boris Johnson to replace David Cameron as Tory leader as he takes to Twitter to praise the London mayor's "brilliant" organisation of the Olympics. The media tycoon, who five weeks ago was declaring he had "moved on" from Britain, has flown into London with his wife, Wendi Deng, to meet Johnson at the Olympics on Friday, when he will be one of the mayor's guests at the Aquatics Centre.... " The Guardian

News: 3 Aug: "... Guardian columnist Yamile Aldama, 39, who will seek to qualify for the women's triple jump final, has good cause for a beef with the Daily Mail, which labelled her a "plastic Brit". ... " The Guadian

News: 4 Aug: "Nick Clegg is expected to announce next week he has been forced to abandon Lords reform in the face of implacable Conservative backbench opposition that David Cameron has been unable to overcome. ... " The Guardian
SubjectsOlympics
London
Mayor of London
Corporate sponsorship
House of Lords
coronets
Daily Mail
opening ceremonies
headlines
balloons
News International
government policy
Copyright contact detailsmartin.rowson1@ntlworld.com
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/8128Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-)1966 Oct. 9-  
GB/BCA/8134Osborne; George (1971-)1971-  
GB/BCA/457Murdoch; Rupert (Keith Rupert) (1931-)1931-   
GB/BCA/8137Johnson; Boris (1964-)1964-  
GB/BCA/8139Clegg; Nick (1967-)1967-  
GB/BCA/8970Hunt; Jeremy (1966-)1966-  
GB/BCA/5031Dacre; Paul (1948-)1948-   
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