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So, she’s back. A fictional character that became a byword for desperate singletons has reared her chardonnay-addled head once more. From the media frenzy you might imagine Princess Di had risen from the grave, but no, it’s good ol’ Bridget back for an apparently long-awaited third instalment. And this time she’s wearing leather.

Now don’t get me wrong, it’s not that I don’t find the films mildly diverting (especially the first with its…

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