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Fracking in UK national parks allowed in 'exceptional circumstances'

Monday 28 July, 2014
LONDON – Fracking will be allowed in British national parks in “exceptional circumstances”, according to government guidelines announced on Monday as new bidding for exploration licenses opens. 9 more words

Appreciating the Place

I took three classes at Shepherd as an English major that helped me to understand the importance of “place.”

The first class prompted my first trip to England, which at that time was a dream come true. 653 more words

Life

Jody Watley. Paradise Is Here.

“Paradise” ranks among Jody Watley’s best work. Filled with upbeat disco bangers and exquisite chilled house vibes, this album is simply drenched with hot summer grooves that will get your party started with a bang!” -ishtalk… 39 more words

Music

Tate Britain and Roald Dahl Museum

I started out my day at Starbucks and putzed around for a while, trying to figure out a game plan for the day. I knew I wanted to end my day with a musical or play. 2,574 more words

Real Stories: Brits Moving to Hong Kong

Most of the expats that I have met in Hong Kong have a ‘work hard – play hard’ attitude. Although after a couple of years here, the ‘play hard’ part of that ethos seems to fade a little, and activities like hiking, water sports, and more outdoor activities tend to get a little more priority.

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Hong Kong