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Following Queen Elizabeth's Blue Straw and Velvet Hat

While it is great fun to admire the merits of royal hats, I am often curious about the life of a hat. How many times is it worn? 611 more words

Great Britain

Rusia demuestra poder juvenil

La rusa Seda Tutkhalyan se proclamó campeona olímpica juvenil en Nanjing en el All Around (AA) con 54.900 puntos. Así, Rusia suma dos campeonas AA en las dos únicas ediciones de los Juegos Olímpicos de la Juventud, ya que la primera fue Victoria Komova hace cuatro años en Singapur. 473 more words

Rusia

Quick Reminder

THIS Sunday (24th), Guildford Lightning WILL be holding the second new player trials at Guildford Spectrum between 6:45pm and 8:15pm.

Any players interested in registering, please contact Debbie Lake by emailing her at guildford.ladies@gmail.com… 8 more words

Ice Hockey

The West in the Middle East

The terrible, and let us hope not to continue irony, is that while the West (i.e. the USA and Great Britain) were willing and in fact eager to wrongly, illegally and, ignoring significant protest, to invade Iraq and desolate it (to some extent also Libya) but now absurdly and disastrously refuse to go back now to help put things right.

Current Affairs

UK "Real" Estate: The Strand

Strand, often called the Strand, is a major thoroughfare in the City of Westminster in central London that forms part of the A4 road. It is just over three-quarters of a mile in length from its western origin at Trafalgar Square to its eastern end at Temple Bar, where it continues into Fleet Street, marking Westminster’s boundary with the City of London. 1,818 more words

British History

The British Dialects - an Excellent Vocal Tour

The major native dialects of English are often divided by linguists into the three general categories: the British Isles dialects, those of North America and those of Australasia. 272 more words

Languages