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A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost-Story of Christmas, commonly known as A Christmas Carol, is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843; the first edition was illustrated by John Leech.
Alan Moore (born 18 November 1953) is an English writer known primarily for his work in comic books including Watchmen, V for Vendetta, The Ballad of Halo Jones and From Hell.
Aleksandra Krystyna Theresa "Aleks" Krotoski (born 22 October 1974) is a Polish-American broadcaster, journalist and social psychologist, resident of the United Kingdom who writes about technology and interactivity.
Alexander Bellos (born 1969) is a British writer and broadcaster.
Alexander James Jeffrey "Alex" Horne (born 10 September 1978) is a British comedian.
Alexei David Sayle (born 7 August 1952) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, author and former recording artist, and was a central figure in the alternative comedy movement in the 1980s.
Arnold Brown (born 1936, Glasgow) is a Scottish Jewish comedian, one of the main figures in the alternative comedy scene of the early 1980s.
Dirk Murray "Baba" Brinkman (born October 22, 1978) is a Canadian rapper and playwright best known for recordings and performances that combine hip hop music with literature, theatre, and science.
Barry Charles Cryer OBE (born 23 March 1935) is an English writer, comedian and actor.
BBC Four is a British television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation and available to digital television viewers on Freeview, IPTV, satellite, and cable.
Ben Michael Goldacre (born 20 May 1974) is a British physician, academic and science writer.
The Bloomsbury Theatre is a theatre on Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, in the London Borough of Camden, owned by University College London.
Brian Edward Cox (born 3 March 1968) is an English physicist who serves as professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester.
Bridget Louise Christie (born 1971), The Guardian, 26 March 2010; accessed 15 April 2013 is an English stand-up comedian, actor and writer.
Bruce MacFarlane Hood is a Canadian-born British experimental psychologist who specialises in developmental cognitive neuroscience.
Christopher David Addison (born 5 November 1971) is an English comedian, writer, actor and director from Manchester.
Chris Neill (born 1968) is a British comedian, producer and writer who features regularly on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Scotland.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Conway Hall Ethical Society, formerly the South Place Ethical Society, based in London at Conway Hall, is thought to be the oldest surviving freethought organisation in the world and is the only remaining ethical society in the United Kingdom.
Darren Hayman (born 1 December 1970) is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
David Irving McAlmont (born 2 May 1967 in Croydon, Surrey) is an English vocalist and songwriter.
Emperor Yes are a band from London, England.
Fran Scott is a science presenter best known for her work on CBBC's Absolute Genius with Dick and Dom.
Frisky & Mannish is a British musical comedy cabaret double act, formed in London in March 2008 by Laura Corcoran (vocalist) and Matthew Floyd Jones (pianist and vocalist).
Go Faster Stripe is an independent film production and distribution company that operates out of the Chapter Arts Centre, in Cardiff, Wales.
Grace Petrie (born 1987) is a DIY folk singer-songwriter and guitarist from Leicester, UK.
The Hammersmith Apollo (called the Eventim Apollo for sponsorship reasons and formerly – and still commonly – known as the Hammersmith Odeon) is an entertainment venue and a Grade II* listed building located in Hammersmith, London.
Helen Arney is a British physicist, presenter, stand-up comedian and musician.
Helen Czerski (born 1 November 1978) is a physicist and oceanographer and television presenter.
Helen Keen is an English alternative comedian and writer born in Yorkshire, now living in London.
Hollie McNish (also known as Hollie Poetry) is a British poet, author and spoken word artist.
Ian Stone is a British stand-up comedian, broadcaster and writer famous for appearing as a guest on shows such as the comedy panel show Mock the Week.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
Isobel Jane "Isy" Suttie (born 11 August 1978) is an English musical comedian, actress, and writer.
Jameel Sadik Al-Khalili (born 20 September 1962) is a British theoretical physicist, author and broadcaster.
James Robert Morrison (born 22 November 1960), known as Jim Bob, is a British musician and author, best known as the singer of indie punk band Carter USM.
Jim Moray (born 1981) is an English folk singer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.
John Richard Hegley (born 1 October 1953) is an English performance poet, comedian, musician and songwriter.
Jonathan Mark Butterworth is a Professor of Physics at University College London (UCL) working on the ATLAS experiment at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC).
Katharine Luisa Arney is a British science communicator, author and harpist.
Kate Tempest (born Kate Esther Calvert, 22 December 1985) is an English poet, musical artist, novelist and playwright.
Lee Gordon McKillop (born 4 August 1968), known as Lee Mack, is an English comedian and actor best known for writing and starring in the sitcom Not Going Out.
Lucinda "Lucie" May Green (born c.1975) is a British science communicator and solar researcher.
Marcus Alexander Brigstocke (born 8 May 1973) is an English comedian, actor and satirist who also holds French citizenship.
Marcus Peter Francis du Sautoy (born 26 August 1965) is a British mathematician, author, and populariser of science and mathematics.
Mark Andrew Miodownik is a British materials scientist, engineer, broadcaster and writer at University College London.
Mark Steel (born 4 July 1960) is an English comedian, broadcaster, newspaper columnist and author.
Mark Clifford Thomas (born 11 April 1963) is an English comedian, presenter, political satirist and journalist from south London.
Mark Andrew Watson (born 13 February 1980) is a British comedian and novelist.
Martin White is an English musician, comedian and animator.
Matthew Parker (born December 22, 1980) is an Australian stand-up comedian, author, YouTube personality and maths communicator.
Michael Legge (born 12 August 1968) is a London-based Northern-Irish stand-up comedian and television host.
Milton Hywel Jones (born 16 May 1964) is an English comedian.
Mitchell John Benn (born 20 January 1970) is an English musician, comedian and author known for his comedy rock songs performed on BBC radio.
Mark John ("MJ") Hibbett (born 19 June 1970) is an English guitarist singer-songwriter, often compared to Billy Bragg, Dave Green, The Guardian, 21 August 2003.
Edward Neil Anthony Hannon (born 7 November 1970) is a Northern Irish singer and songwriter.
New Humanist is a quarterly magazine, published by the Rationalist Association in the UK, that focuses on culture, news, philosophy, and science from a sceptical perspective.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Nick Doody (born 1972 in Morley, West Yorkshire) is a British stand-up comedian.
Norman Lovett (born 31 October 1946 in) is an English stand-up comedian and actor, best known for the role of Holly in Red Dwarf.
Philip James Hammond (born 1 January 1962) is a physician, broadcaster, comedian and commentator on health issues in the United Kingdom.
Phillip Christopher Jupitus (born 25 June 1962) is an English stand-up and improv comedian, actor, performance poet, cartoonist and podcaster.
The Rationalist Association, originally the Rationalist Press Association, is an organisation in the United Kingdom, founded in 1885 by a group of free thinkers who were unhappy with the increasingly political and decreasingly intellectual tenor of the British secularist movement.
Clinton Richard Dawkins (born 26 March 1941) is an English ethologist, evolutionary biologist, and author.
Richard Keith Herring (born 12 July 1967) is an English stand-up comedian, comedy writer, podcaster and diarist whose early work includes the comedy double act Lee and Herring.
Richard Leslie Vranch (born 29 June 1959, Frome, England) is an English actor, comedian, and musician.
Robin Ince (born 20 February 1969) is an English comedian, actor and writer.
Robyn Rowan Hitchcock (born 3 March 1953) is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
Ronnie Golden, born Tony De Meur, is a British singer, guitarist and comedian.
The Royal Institution of Great Britain (often abbreviated as the Royal Institution or Ri) is an organisation devoted to scientific education and research, based in London.
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are a series of lectures on a single topic each, which have been held at the Royal Institution in London each year since 1825, missing 1939–42 because of the Second World War.
The Royal Variety Performance is a televised variety show held annually in the United Kingdom to raise money for the Royal Variety Charity (of which Queen Elizabeth II is life-patron).
Salena Godden is a British poet, performer and author living in London.
Sara Pascoe (born 22 May 1981) is an English writer, stand-up comedian and actress.
David (Dave) Meads (born 3 August 1981), known professionally as Scroobius Pip, is an English spoken word poet and hip hop recording artist from Stanford-le-Hope, Essex.
Shaparak "Shappi" Khorsandi (شاپرک خرسندی, born 8 June 1973) is a British comedian and author of Iranian origin.
Simon Lehna Singh, (born 19 September 1964) is a British popular science author, theoretical and particle physicist whose works largely contain a strong mathematical element.
Sophie Kerttu Scott (born 1966) is a British neuroscientist and Wellcome Trust Senior Fellow at University College London (UCL).
Stephen James Backshall (born 21 April 1973) is a BAFTA-winning English naturalist, writer and television presenter, best known for BBC TV's Deadly 60.
(John) Stephen Jones (born 24 March 1944) is a Welsh geneticist and from 1995 to 1999 and 2008 to June 2010 was Head of the Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment at University College London.
Steve Mould (born 5 October 1978) is a British science presenter.
Stewart Graham Lee (born 5 April 1968) is an English stand-up comedian, writer and director.
Suzanne (Suzi) Gage is a psychologist and epidemiologist who is interested in the nature of associations between lifestyle behaviours and mental health.
The Men That Will Not Be Blamed for Nothing are a punk band from London, formed in 2008.
Tim Harford (born 27 September 1973) is an English economist and journalist who lives in Oxford.
Tony Law (born 20 September 1969) is a Canadian stand-up comedian.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
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