DAVID ROY

DAVID ROY

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This Edinburgh-born, Belfast-bred journalist was educated from primary to post-graduate diploma level via Dundela Primary School, Strandtown Primary School, Methodist College Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Ulster.

He holds a BSSc in Political Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism (pass with distinction) and a junior athletics certificate in trampolining.

Interests include crime fiction, classic cars, rock music, the (mis)fortunes of Aston Villa Football Club and his rescue cat, Lola.


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Director Lenny Abrahamson and cast on adapting bestseller Normal People for TV

Director Lenny Abrahamson and cast on adapting bestseller Normal People for TV

Life
"I THINK the distinction between TV and film has blurred over the past few years," says director Lenny Abrahamson when asked if working on the BBC adaptation of Normal People was any different from his acclaimed films such as What Richard Did, Frank and 2015's Room, for which he was Oscar nominated.
Noise Annoys: Problem Patterns, Paper Tigers, Reevah and The Dangerfields

Noise Annoys: Problem Patterns, Paper Tigers, Reevah and The Dangerfields

Arts
HEY, ho let's go with another edition of Noise Annoys, this week featuring another round-up of newly released local music for you to feed into your ears while festering indoors and/or sweating up a storm outside in the unseasonally hot sun during your government-approved session of daily exercise.

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