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12 Days of Christmas in Carberry - Day Six

Manitoba Telephone System Building, 121 Main St. Carberry, MB

MTS built dozens of these little buildings all over Manitoba in the late 1930s and during the war years to house the telephone switchboard, operators and offices. 162 more words

Heritage Buildings

Dialogue Of The Day: Where Eagles Dare (1969).

Major John Smith (Richard Burton): “Broadsword calling Danny Boy… Broadsword calling Danny Boy.”


Did You Know...? CHRISTOPHER FRY 18th December

Christopher Fry: Selected Plays

Did you know that the late playwright Christopher Fry was born Christopher Harris in Bristol one hundred and seven years ago on 18 December 1907? 1,243 more words


The Night of the Iguana (1964)

“The heart of the picture is a long scene between Deborah and Richard. I shot it and thought it was good. 72 more words


Father Francesco Lombardi

I had a few people in mind when writing the character of Francesco. First and foremost I could see the face of the actor David Proval… 737 more words

The Vatican

The Dying of the Light

Twenty years ago today, I was grappling with a truly ferocious hangover, as the night before, I’d finished filming The Crystal Maze then I’d enthusiastically joined in the uproarious celebrations at the wrap party. 108 more words

Dead Poets

Scousers and Brummies have the ugliest accents in the British Isles, study finds

Brummies, Scousers and Mancunians have been found to have the ugliest accents in the British Isles, according to a new poll.

A poll conducted by YouGov found that 67% of those surveyed thought the dialect of the West Midlands city was unattractive while just 14% deemed it attractive, giving it a net score of -52, 20 points below Scouse the second-lowest. 194 more words