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Day of double treats

Exactly 100 years ago, on 24 January 1915, Palmeiras – at that time of course known as Palestra Italia – played their first official game of football: Sport Club Savoia were the opponent at the Campo do Castelão and Palestra Italia won 2-0 after goals from Bianco and Alegretti. 231 more words


Childish hope

EN – The Year is New, but it’s not a Happy one.  While the Great War Centenary continues, so does the fighting in too many places on earth. 346 more words


Nigeria...14th February, An Election Is Coming!

1914, 1960, 1967 and more dates like that do not make much sense except of course some pieces of fleshy facts are attached to those bare bones to make considerable meaning out of them. 691 more words


The Ladybird celebrates a centenary

This year marks the centenary of Ladybird books, or at least of the use of its logo.

I don’t remember ever owning any of the books, but I certainly read some of them as all my friends and relatives seemed to be stocked up. 166 more words



For over 40 years, the students of Centenary College have published an annual literary magazine known as Prism, featuring poetry and artwork by Centenary students. 361 more words


Kent in World War 1 website

The exciting new website, Kent in WW1 (http://kentww1.com/) developed by Screen South in partnership with communities and organisations from across the Kent coast, is now live.   20 more words

General Updates

Day 21

The Centenary exhibition for WW1 in Rennes: photos of the city’s contribution to the war effort.

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