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Calgary Sun
Cathedrals, castles and Vikings: Day trips from CopenhagenWhile I love urban thrills, it’s worthwhile to get outside the city limits. Ven
Cathedrals, castles and Vikings: Day trips from Copenhagen
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
While I love urban thrills, it’s worthwhile to get outside the city limits. Venturing 30 to 60 minutes from most European cities rewards you with great sights (Versailles near Paris), unique settings (Andechs Monastery near Munich), and small towns... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is This the End for Fashion Week?New York Fashion Week officially starts on Thursday, but the hottest show of th
Is This the End for Fashion Week?
The Atlantic / Posted 7 hours ago
New York Fashion Week officially starts on Thursday, but the hottest show of the season happened the night before, when Hedi Slimane presented his fall menswear collection for Saint Laurent Paris at the Hollywood Palladium, 2,500 miles from... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
East choral director accepted into Oxford programEast Henderson High Choral Director Anna Marie Kuether says she’s constantly lo
East choral director accepted into Oxford program
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 22 hours ago
East Henderson High Choral Director Anna Marie Kuether says she’s constantly looking for ways to improve her teaching and conducting skills. Her search led across the pond to England, where she will spend the summer learning from Grammy nominee... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Wembley take next step over 2017/18 Chelsea and Tottenham groundshareChelsea have already agreed to relocate to the national stadium for three years
Wembley take next step over 2017/18 Chelsea and Tottenham groundshare
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Chelsea have already agreed to relocate to the national stadium for three years beginning with the 2017-18 campaign. And FA chiefs are currently in talks with Spurs about the North London club also playing their home games there for the 2017-18... Read more
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Christian Today
Ash Wednesday: How liturgy breathes life into worshipCatholics and Anglicans alike mark Ash Wednesday with a symbol of the cross in
Ash Wednesday: How liturgy breathes life into worship
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Catholics and Anglicans alike mark Ash Wednesday with a symbol of the cross in ash on congregants' foreheads Around 8.40am this morning a small group emerged from Westminster Abbey. They stood out because of grimy smears of ash on their foreheads as... Read more
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Orange County Register
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 yearsLONDON – “Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!” said the headline in The D
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 years
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
LONDON – “Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!” said the headline in The Daily Mail, a British tabloid. Hampton Court Palace, where the Tudor King Henry broke off ties with the papacy in 1530 just to divorce his first wife and marry his... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Journalist who scooped world on Stone of Scone discovery diesA journalist who broke the news that the Stone of Scone had been found after it
Journalist who scooped world on Stone of Scone discovery dies
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted yesterday
A journalist who broke the news that the Stone of Scone had been found after its theft from Westminster Abbey has died aged 89. Arthur Binnie, pictured left, was a young reporter on the Arbroath Herald when he scooped the world with the story after... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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WA Today
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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The Age
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
The Age / Posted yesterday
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Canberra Times
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Christians are now a 'minority' in Britain like persecuted Roman Catholics during the Reformation say top clericsThe service, sung mainly in Latin, was the first Roman Catholic act of worship
Christians are now a 'minority' in Britain like persecuted Roman Catholics during the Reformation say top clerics
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The service, sung mainly in Latin, was the first Roman Catholic act of worship in Henry's former chapel in more than 450 years. The service, conceived as part of events to mark the Palace's 500th anniversary, highlighted the chapel’s musical... Read more
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The Courier
Star power to end the silence on child abuseNational television personality Gorgi Coghlan joins Loud Fence movement in supp
Star power to end the silence on child abuse
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
National television personality Gorgi Coghlan joins Loud Fence movement in support for victims of sexual abuse. GETTING LOUDER: Loud Fence creator Maureen Hatcher with Gorgi Coghlan and survivors Andrew Collins and David Ridsdale outside the Loud... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Burberry, Tom Ford align runway shows with retail availabilityLONDON/PARIS - Design houses Burberry and Tom Ford on Friday announced new stra
Burberry, Tom Ford align runway shows with retail availability
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON/PARIS - Design houses Burberry and Tom Ford on Friday announced new strategies that will allow them to close the gap between the runway and retail in order to get clothing and accessories more quickly to customers in different climates around... Read more
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ajc.com
London’s Mayfair: the definition of Old World luxury and eleganceLONDON — Last year, London surpassed Paris as the world’s most-visited city, an
London’s Mayfair: the definition of Old World luxury and elegance
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON — Last year, London surpassed Paris as the world’s most-visited city, and one has to assume that many of those visitors were not first-timers. Those London vets had already oohhed and aahhed over the crown jewels at the Tower of London,... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
African Children's Choir to perform in FlorenceFLORENCE, Ala. (AP) � Since 1984, the African Children's Choir has been giving
African Children's Choir to perform in Florence
The Gadsden Times / Posted 4 days ago
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) � Since 1984, the African Children's Choir has been giving kids from across the continent of Africa a chance to improve their lives. The choir takes children from Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana and other... Read more
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Daily Record
Liz Lochhead: My five years as Makar have been full of fine lines and funfavourite Scottish poems. Liz, 68, says the contrast between the two engagemen
Liz Lochhead: My five years as Makar have been full of fine lines and fun
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
favourite Scottish poems. Liz, 68, says the contrast between the two engagements perfectly sums up the last five years of her life in her role as the nation’s Makar – Scotland’s national poet. Liz reads Burns poems to pupils from Hill Mill Primary... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New Fathers 4 Justice surround Liverpool hotel to confront Family Law conference in kids costumesCampaigners from ‘New Fathers 4 Justice’ and Stop the War on Dads, dressed as I
New Fathers 4 Justice surround Liverpool hotel to confront Family Law conference in kids costumes
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Campaigners from ‘New Fathers 4 Justice’ and Stop the War on Dads, dressed as Iron Man, Honey Monster and Star Wars characters, protested peacefully outside the building where the Four Jurisdictions Family Law Conference is being hosted. Neither... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Amazing places to take a walkWalking holidays: Whitehall, London; Kowloon’s Golden Mile | DailyTelegraph Se
Amazing places to take a walk
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Walking holidays: Whitehall, London; Kowloon’s Golden Mile | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website See the Paris sights, such as Notre Dame, on a stroll along the... Read more
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Perth Now
Amazing places to take a walkSee the Paris sights, such as Notre Dame, on a stroll along the Seine. Picture:
Amazing places to take a walk
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
See the Paris sights, such as Notre Dame, on a stroll along the Seine. Picture: iStock THERE are more ways than ever to explore a holiday destination – trams, horse-drawn carts, Segways, vintage cars, bicycles – but there are some streets that... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Amazing places to take a walkSee the Paris sights, such as Notre Dame, on a stroll along the Seine. Picture:
Amazing places to take a walk
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
See the Paris sights, such as Notre Dame, on a stroll along the Seine. Picture: iStock THERE are more ways than ever to explore a holiday destination – trams, horse-drawn carts, Segways, vintage cars, bicycles – but there are some streets that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
London's Mayfair: the definition of Old World luxury and eleganceLONDON — Last year, London surpassed Paris as the world’s most-visited city, an
London's Mayfair: the definition of Old World luxury and elegance
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
LONDON — Last year, London surpassed Paris as the world’s most-visited city, and one has to assume that many of those visitors were not first-timers. Those London vets had already oohhed and aahhed over the crown jewels at the Tower of London,... Read more
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USA Today
The ultimate guide to what's free in EuropeWhen you're sightseeing, there are things you don't mind paying for, and then t
The ultimate guide to what's free in Europe
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
When you're sightseeing, there are things you don't mind paying for, and then there's this list — the things you don't have to pay for at all. Museums: For free museums in Amsterdam, there's the Civic Guard Gallery and the Multatuli Museum, which... Read more
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Quartz
The final resting place of Charles Darwin and Queen Elizabeth I will soon be a fashion runway - Quartz ROLLING IN THEIR GRAVES Charles Darwin, Isaac...
The final resting place of Charles Darwin and Queen Elizabeth I will soon be a fashion runway
Quartz / Posted 6 days ago
- Quartz ROLLING IN THEIR GRAVES Charles Darwin, Isaac... Read more
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Christian Today
Westminster Abbey to host Gucci fashion showWestminster Abbey is to host Gucci's cruise collection fashion show in its cloi
Westminster Abbey to host Gucci fashion show
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
Westminster Abbey is to host Gucci's cruise collection fashion show in its cloisters in June, sparking mixed reactions in the church. The high-end label's runway will be the 11th-century abbey's cloisters, just metres from where countless royals... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sophie Walker: London is the 'worst place' for women to live in the UKShe’s got a steely edge, a touch of a Scottish accent that hangs like a threat
Sophie Walker: London is the 'worst place' for women to live in the UK
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
She’s got a steely edge, a touch of a Scottish accent that hangs like a threat in her sentences, and eyes that challenge you to disagree. She’s what men call women they fear: formidable. And as leader of the Women’s Equality Party (WE) she is its... Read more
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Londonist
Are These The Least-Scary Monsters In London?The line of 'fearsome' beasts at Hall Place. All photos by Sandra Lawrence Ha
Are These The Least-Scary Monsters In London?
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
The line of 'fearsome' beasts at Hall Place. All photos by Sandra Lawrence Hall Place, nestled between Bexleyheath, Crayford and, er, the A2, is one of London’s more surprising ‘secret’ houses. The Grade I listed mansion is either medieval... Read more
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British Vogue
Gucci To Show In Westminster Abbey"Creative director Alessandro Michele has chosen one of London's most historic
Gucci To Show In Westminster Abbey
British Vogue / Posted 7 days ago
"Creative director Alessandro Michele has chosen one of London's most historic and beautiful settings for his cruise 2017 fashion show: the Cloisters at Westminster Abbey," read a statement from the brand this afternoon. "Gucci will be the first... Read more
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Marie Claire
The Location For Gucci's Next Catwalk Show Is Pretty SpectacularCatwalk shows are notable for many reasons: the incredible collections they sho
The Location For Gucci's Next Catwalk Show Is Pretty Spectacular
Marie Claire / Posted 8 days ago
Catwalk shows are notable for many reasons: the incredible collections they showcase, the models that walk down the runway and the famous faces peering at the clothes from the front row. But Gucci�s next show will have an extra-special ingredient: a... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Duchess of Cambridge goes solo in TV interview for Queen tribute programmeThe Duchess of Cambridge has given her first solo television interview for a pr
Duchess of Cambridge goes solo in TV interview for Queen tribute programme
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
The Duchess of Cambridge has given her first solo television interview for a programme marking the Queen's life and reign. Kate and other senior members of the Royal Family are paying tribute to the Queen for the ITV programme, due to be screened in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kate goes solo in TV interview for Queen tribute programme Kate and other senior members of the Royal Family are paying tribute to the Q
Kate goes solo in TV interview for Queen tribute programme
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Kate and other senior members of the Royal Family are paying tribute to the Queen for an ITV programme The Duchess of Cambridge has given her first solo television interview for a programme... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
The colourful history of St Albans’ long-lost Christopher Inn There cannot be many buildings in the remnants of the heart of medieval St Al
The colourful history of St Albans’ long-lost Christopher Inn
Herts Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
There cannot be many buildings in the remnants of the heart of medieval St Albans which boast a downward spiral from hosting grand official feasts to becoming a slum house for... Read more
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Christian Today
Clergy could soon be allowed to take services in jeans and hoodiesRichly-vested embers of the clergy process as Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Pri
Clergy could soon be allowed to take services in jeans and hoodies
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
Richly-vested embers of the clergy process as Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip attend a service for the inauguration of the Tenth General Synod, at Westminster Abbey in London last November Anyone familiar with the Church of England... Read more
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Evening Standard
Lumiere London organisers rule out re-run of event next yearOrganisers of the "enormously successful" Lumiere London festival have dashed h
Lumiere London organisers rule out re-run of event next year
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
Organisers of the "enormously successful" Lumiere London festival have dashed hopes of a repeat of the event next year. More than a million people flocked to central London as 30 light displays illuminated the West End and King’s Cross over four... Read more
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Daily Mail
The dazzling history of the world's most iconic engagement ringsForget Mariah Carey's new bling! From Jackie Kennedy to Grace Kelly, infographi
The dazzling history of the world's most iconic engagement rings
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Forget Mariah Carey's new bling! From Jackie Kennedy to Grace Kelly, infographic details the dazzling history of the world's most iconic engagement rings Jeweler George Pragnell has created a stunning infographic featuring the most iconic engagement... Read more
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The Christian Post
Anglican Leader Welby Says Donald Trump as President Would Be 'Very Challenging' for the UKThe Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby (2L), Senior Rabbi Laura Janner-Klau
Anglican Leader Welby Says Donald Trump as President Would Be 'Very Challenging' for the UK
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby (2L), Senior Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner (C), Imam Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra (2R) and Sayeeda Warsi (R) react together at the close of a vigil outside Westminster Abbey in central London September 3, 2014.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
5 best literary tours from Burns's Edinburgh to Joyce's DublinTo mark 400 years since Shakespeare’s death, Martin Randall is offering a new S
5 best literary tours from Burns's Edinburgh to Joyce's Dublin
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
To mark 400 years since Shakespeare’s death, Martin Randall is offering a new Shakespeare 400 tour which visits London and Stratford-upon-Avon and includes five plays and four-related exhibitions. Led by Charles Nicholl, a scholar of early modern... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Republicans 'will romp it home'The head of the Australian Republican Movement (ARM), Peter FitzSimons, says a
Republicans 'will romp it home'
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 days ago
The head of the Australian Republican Movement (ARM), Peter FitzSimons, says a move to a replace the monarchy is inevitable, and if a vote was held in the near future republicans would 'romp it home'. On Monday all state and territory leaders, bar... Read more
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express
Earl Spencer releases new Althorp estate film WITHOUT Diana's memorial site EARL SPENCER has launched a two-minute film of the Althorp estate but there i
Earl Spencer releases new Althorp estate film WITHOUT Diana's memorial site
express / Posted 18 days ago
EARL SPENCER has launched a two-minute film of the Althorp estate but there isn’t a single shot of the lake and island where his sister Princess Diana is buried. There is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commonwealth Africa Summit 2016 - Over 18 Heads of State and Government ExpectedOver 18 heads of State and Government, as well as 1,500 leaders from business a
Commonwealth Africa Summit 2016 - Over 18 Heads of State and Government Expected
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Over 18 heads of State and Government, as well as 1,500 leaders from business and society are expected at the 3rd Commonwealth Africa Summit 2016 from the 14th - 16th March in London, United Kingdom under the theme: Shared Prosperity, Mutual... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bones of Thomas Becket to return to Canterbury - via Hungary“It has to be acknowledged that at one point the Church of England tried rather
Bones of Thomas Becket to return to Canterbury - via Hungary
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
“It has to be acknowledged that at one point the Church of England tried rather hard to forget Thomas Becket." The involvement of senior Anglican clerics in services focusing on the relics of a saint is still extremely rare and organisers said the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sophie Wessex spends her 51st birthday at Lord Montagu serviceA chic Sophie Wessex spends her 51st birthday with society figures at Lord Mont
Sophie Wessex spends her 51st birthday at Lord Montagu service
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
A chic Sophie Wessex spends her 51st birthday with society figures at Lord Montagu of Beaulieu's memorial service at Westminster Abbey Sophie joined Lord Montagu of Beaulieu's family The renowned car collector died aged 88 after a short illness in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Take a virtual tour of Chelsea's planned 60,000-seater stadiumInspired by the design of Westminster Abbey, the new-look ground will feature a
Take a virtual tour of Chelsea's planned 60,000-seater stadium
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
Inspired by the design of Westminster Abbey, the new-look ground will feature a three-tiered stack of terraces around all four sides of the ground, report Get West London. Computer scientist, Neil Vano, has created an unofficial 3D render of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tottenham match Chelsea bid to move into Wembley as London rivals face possibility of sharing ground in 2017-18 season Clubs a
Tottenham match Chelsea bid to move into Wembley
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
as London rivals face possibility of sharing ground in 2017-18 season Clubs are looking to revamp White Hart Lane and Stamford Bridge The champions want exclusivity while Spurs are understood to have... Read more
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express
Ten things you didn't know about Winnie-The-Pooh AA Milne, creator of Winnie-The-Pooh, Tigger and all their friends, was born
Ten things you didn't know about Winnie-The-Pooh
express / Posted 24 days ago
AA Milne, creator of Winnie-The-Pooh, Tigger and all their friends, was born on January 18, 1882. Winnie-The-Pooh was inspired by a black bear at London Zoo named Winnipeg 1. Today is also the 81st... Read more
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ABC News
London Gets Lit Up"Les Lumineoles" by artist Porte par le vent is exhibited along Piccadilly duri
London Gets Lit Up
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
"Les Lumineoles" by artist Porte par le vent is exhibited along Piccadilly during the Lumiere London exhibition, Jan. 15, 2016 in London. Lumiere London is a free light festival in 30 locations across the capital. "Plastic Islands" by Spanish... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lumiere London transforms city with beautiful light installationsAt Oxford Circus, where shoppers usually tread in their thousands, this billowi
Lumiere London transforms city with beautiful light installations
Daily Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
At Oxford Circus, where shoppers usually tread in their thousands, this billowing sculpture named '1.8 London', by American artist Janet Echelman, is hanging above the intersection. It's constructed from thousands of feet of knotted twine. LUMIERE... Read more
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Daily Mail
Claims made about the Duke of Edinburgh in £150m new royal biopicWas Philip really Prince Petulant? Blazing rows. Bitter regrets. And seething r
Claims made about the Duke of Edinburgh in £150m new royal biopic
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Was Philip really Prince Petulant? Blazing rows. Bitter regrets. And seething resentment at having to bow to his Queen...just some of the astonishing claims about the Duke in £150m new royal biopic New series depicts young Prince unhappy after... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Religion NotesGET THE SCOOP Are you 55 or older? Make this the best time of your life! Chec
Religion Notes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
GET THE SCOOP Are you 55 or older? Make this the best time of your life! Check out the Shepherd’s Center of Orange Park (SCOOP) at www.tscoop.org to see our award-winning educational program that offers about 50 different classes at two... Read more
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