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Friday Poem - All the World's a Stage

In honour of William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday on Wednesday (23rd April 2014) this most famous of phrase’s and the monologue from which it is taken – spoken by Jacques in the… 225 more words

Poems

Happy Birthenday Mister Shakenspeare.

Yes, it is that time of year again.

What time of year?, I hear you ask (oooh, just you look at that intersentence punctuation now). 555 more words

Life And Other Exciting Things

Shakespeare's England celebrates the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth

William Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon’s favourite son was born in the town on the 23rd April in 1564 and many of the region’s key attractions will mark the anniversary with a programme of productions, events, festivals and exhibitions… 754 more words

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Are the English really nervous of St George's Day?

Last October a poll about St George’s Day and English identity by the non-partisan think-tank British Future was reported in the press as having found that English people were too “nervous” to celebrate St George’s Day. 1,113 more words

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