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British Library Debuts Sold Out Harry Potter Exhibit

British Library Debuts Sold Out Harry Potter Exhibit

Culture
The British Library inaugurated an exclusive Harry Potter exhibit to celebrate the 20th birthday of the most famous wizard in the world. In the first week of its opening the exhibit has already completely sold out for the next 10 days and every weekend through February 2018 is completely sold out, which is incredibly telling of the effect the Harry Potter world still has today. The exhibit, named 'Journey To Where The Magic And Myth Began' allows you to discover rare books, manuscripts and magical objects as well as original never seen manuscripts from JK Rowling herself. Video: The British Library taken from Facebook Alanna Newton, an American student getting her masters at the University of Lincoln stated: "I am going to the exhibit because I wanted to go the studio tour
On The Big Screen This Weekend

On The Big Screen This Weekend

Culture, Film
The last weekend in January is upon us and the silver screen is a buzz with lots of big hits to keep you occupied this weekend. Some films to take note of as we gear up for February are: 1. Goosebumps - R.L Stine's best selling children's horror tales are finally being brought to life and with a twisted sense of humour thanks to the main star, Jack Black. Rolling Stone's magazine mentions the movie as a 'good time', but will only adhere to the goosebumps audience. If you did read these tales in your younger years, this film should be your top choice this weekend. Watch the trailer here. Opening night - 30/01/2016. 2. 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi - This film is about the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic mission in Libya. An action movie based on a true story i...