Miles Kington

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Full name: Miles Beresford Kington (13th May 1941 - 30th January 2008)

Area of interest: Society, Culture, Politics

Journals/Organisation: The Independent

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Website: http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/columnists/miles-kington

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Representation: (for the estate of Miles Kington) Rogers, Coleridge & White

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Education: Trinity College, Glenalmond, Scotland; Trinity College, Oxford: Modern Languages (French and German)

Career: Declining to enter the family brewery wrote freelance and became a jazz reviewer for The Times; joined Punch magazine: staff writer 1967/1980, literary editor 1973/1980; The Times: columnist 1981/1986; founding columnist at The Oldie, 1992; The Independent: columnist, 1987/2008

Current position/role: Columnist

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Other roles/Main role: Author, Broadcaster

Other activities: Jazz musician

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Latest work: Someone like me: tales from a borrowed childhood (2005) OCLC 63134681

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Column name: Miles Kington

Remit/Info: Society, Culture, Politics

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Role: Commentator

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Website: Independent.co / Miles Kington (archives of his weekday humour column)

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Day published: Monday to Friday

Regularity: Daily weekdays

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