David Behrens Journalist
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Newspaper columnist, TV producer and writer.

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Yorkshire Post

16 Articles
6 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Michael Parkinson, Betty Boothroyd, Bobby Charlton and Paul O’Grady: Paying tribute to the great ...

The chat show king and the dame he sparred with, the man who wrote the hits and the singers who topped the charts, th...

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over 1 year ago
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We’ve been robbed of the chance to walk into a bank branch: David Behrens

Re-watching Alec Guinness in The Lavender Hill Mob the other week, it occurred to me why they don’t make bank heist m...

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over 1 year ago
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Why is BBC Two only showing two non-repeats on Christmas Day? - David Behrens

In a season of repeats, the newest programme in this year’s Christmas schedule is the annual 10-minute broadcast from...

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over 1 year ago
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Harry and Meghan playing same 'dirty game' they have accused Royal Household of: David Behrens

Last Christmas and the one before, it was Covid that kept families apart; this time it’s the RMT. And answer me this ...

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over 1 year ago
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What Hambleton council directors can learn from departing Twitter employees - David Behrens

Five months from now, the district council of Hambleton in North Yorkshire will have ceased to exist, and based on th...

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over 1 year ago
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How can a train company cancel trains because unions didn’t go on strike? - David Behrens

Making ridiculous excuses is the one thing you can rely on train companies to do well, but last week they surpassed e...

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over 1 year ago
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Outrage against The Crown on Netflix misses the point of drama - David Behrens

You’d have thought that having been glued to it for three-quarters of a century, people would stop being sniffy about...

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over 1 year ago
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Why Matt Hancock won't last long on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here - David Behrens

Politics and showbusiness have one thing in common – a need at some level to be liked. Matt Hancock will have to refl...

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over 1 year ago
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Why didn’t Tory members like Rishi Sunak and why do they continue to hold out against him? - Davi...

BONG! Tonight’s main headlines… Conservative Party does something sensible at last. That wasn’t quite the way News at...

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over 1 year ago
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All that trickled down from Liz Truss's Number 10 was incompetence and inertia - David Behrens

Out of her depth: it’s never what you want to hear about the person running the country, any more than the pilot taki...

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over 1 year ago
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No yardstick by which we can assess whether Liz Truss knows what she is doing - David Behrens

At last, some reassuring news. Experts, we were told this week, are drawing up a plan to build the so-called Northern...

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over 1 year ago
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Jacob Rees-Mogg's attempts to shame communities into backing fracking won't work - David Behrens

Even the scientists will tell you that the science is uncertain at best. So what is this government’s motivation in l...

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