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Food for Thought-3 Leadership Lessons from John Donne

383 years ago yesterday, the Rev. John Donne, late Dean of St. Paul’s Cathedral died in London.  In his rich and varied life he was many things, a Member of Parliament, a preacher, and a poet.  475 more words

Food For Thought

Which Willem are we talking about?

Yesterday I told you about the 3 (no actually 4) Dutch Kings by the name Willem. That can be quite confusing, but it gets worse. Much worse. 787 more words


PREVIEW: Cathedral At Height Tour - A New Perspective On Chester

With a fierce wind howling outside and a rumbling dirge from the organ rattling our bones, the atmosphere feels deliciously Gothic as we pass beneath the vaulted ceiling towards a narrow door and hidden spaces that have been under lock and key  to the public for a thousand years… Members of Chester culture have kindly been granted a sneak preview of the new  822 more words

Chester Culture

Charles' last stand

The English Civil War was a grim time in our history. For the city of York it was particularly grim because it found itself on the wrong side in the war. 671 more words


The shoestrings of the girl sitting next to me on the train are green. The girl has blond hair and her iPhone has pink ears. When she leaves her shoestrings are still open, fluttering green in the wind. 183 more words


Where is it? #77…And the answer is...

Can you identify where in London this picture was taken? If you think you can, leave a comment below. We’ll reveal the answer early next week. 141 more words

Where Is It?