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British Pathé releases 85,000 vintage films on YouTube

British Pathé announced yesterday that it has uploaded its entire newsreel collection of 85,000 vintage news reports and cinemagazines to its YouTube channel. More than 3,000 hours of footage are searchable and viewable online. 95 more words

Military

Bluebells


Hyacinthoides non-scripta
. http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/life/Common_Bluebell.

One of the most beloved plants on the other side of the pond that will shortly be coming into bloom are the Bluebells. 512 more words

Tartan Day -- Resources about the Scottish in Quebec

Happy Tartan Day! Today we celebrate our Scottish heritage in Canada where almost five million people claim Scottish ancestry.

With this post, I will attempt to generate the same level of enthusiasm that  470 more words

Quebec

Jersey

I received this postcard yesterday and with it my collection of British Isles is now complete! :D It comes from Monica and it was a total surprise, so very sweet of her! 137 more words

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