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Sharon & Tracy & The Rest by Keith Waterhouse

By Keith Waterhouse

Keith Waterhouse's long-running column, which started to appear within the Daily Mail in 1986, gained him a number of nationwide press award. His characters Sharon and Tracy turned a countrywide establishment, as did that venerable acadamy of English letters, the organization for the Annihilation of the Aberrant Apostrophe. The phlegmatic councillors of Clogthorpe and British Rail's brother-in-law Arnold are one of the different regulars featured during this assortment which distils the with and knowledge of a justly celebrated writer.

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