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Beevor’s boo-boo

By Tom Nuttall  

To the Café Royal in central London last night for the annual Colman Getty PEN quiz—an annual fundraising event for the writers’ charity PEN in the form of a rather grand pub quiz, at which the cream of London’s literati (as well as a crack team of Prospect staffers, alongside the Political Quarterly) are given the opportunity to show off the breadth of their knowledge—or be humiliated by the lack of it—in front of colleagues and rivals. The event was won, for the second time in three years, by the Mail on Sunday, with the Prospect/PQ team languishing in a…

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