A little Christmas present from The Punch
It’s been a long and exciting year here at The Punch and we wanted to say thank you for coming along for the ride. Some of you have given us a lot to think about during 12 months full of political intrigue and entertainment.
We also wanted to let you know we will be on deck over the summer holidays for when you can peel yourself away from the Ashes, or the beach, or what ever else you’re doing if you’re lucky enough to get a break. So keep visiting.
For those who like movies we thought The King’s Speech, which opens nationally in cinemas on Boxing Day, looked like something a Punch reader would be keen to see. So the first ten readers who email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) after 11am AEDT today will get a double pass. (Update 11.15am AEDT - you lot are quick off the mark. All double passes are allocated, thanks for all the lovely emails).
The King’s Speech, starring Geoffrey Rush, Colin Firth and Helena Bonham Carter, is getting rave reviews. It’s about the unorthodox relationship between England’s reluctant King George VI (Firth), plagued by a nervous stammer, and the irreverent Australian speech therapist who cures him (Rush).
Anyway, if over the next few weeks you have anything you want us to take a look at email me, Tory Shepherd (email@example.com) or Lucy Kippist (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Ant Sharwood will also be keeping us up to date on the Ashes.
From Monday we’ll be putting out the morning email at a more civilised hour - about 10am - until things heat up again in January. Enjoy the Summer.
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