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Front line of Muslim separatism: Blackburn UK, hilltop mosques, 'worrying levels' of division

Blackburn is, or rather was, an ordinary English town in the northwest of the country. Part of the region’s culture and history.

Blackburn is also connected in no small way to our own beginnings in the USA. 191 more words

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MUSLIM SEGREGATION IN BRITAIN: THE NEW FACE OF ENGLAND WHERE MUSLIM COMMUNITIES SHOW NO ASSIMILATION BUT CONTENT WITH SEGREGATION...ANOTHER MULTI-CULTURALISM FLOP?

  • increasing isolation of some communities can lead to the encouragement of religious and cultural practices that are not only contrary to British values but sometimes British Law.
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19 – Beaufort to Savannah – 54.9 - 1107

After a spectacular welcome into Beaufort, South Carolina, where my amazing hosts, Erika and Matt, prepared a traditional southern lowcountry boil of shrimp, potatoes, corn and veggies, which we enjoyed with white wine, and healthy laughter with some old college friends she ran into that same day and decided to invite over for catching up, I decided to take the next day slow and relax at Common Ground, and enjoy some coffee and views over the water. 397 more words

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17 – Charleston to Beaufort – 65.3 - 1052.1

Getting out of Charleston through West Ashley’s bike trail has been one of the most stress free exits of any city so far during the trip. 391 more words

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21 - Savannah to Hostel in the Forest - 84.9 - 1191.9

A well deserved zero called for in a well deserve place.

Savannah was, to be honest, not on the top of my list of places to see, not like cities like Seattle and Vancouver and San Francisco. 429 more words

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Labour peer dies after mobility scooter crash outside Parliament

Labour peer Lord Taylor of Blackburn has died after being knocked off his mobility scooter outside Parliament last week.

The 87-year-old was seriously injured in the collision with a van as he tried to cross the road during rush hour. 180 more words

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First Study of Series Two -24th November

Today I began a new series of paintings, which are based around my cousin’s image. As I said initially in the planning of my work, I wanted to create series of paintings, which are all related. 147 more words