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NEWS: Man arrested over 1996 mortar attack on British Army barracks in Germany

46-year old James Anthony Oliver Albert Corry was arrested in Killorglin, Co Kerry, Ireland on Friday suspected of being involved in a Provisional IRA mortar attack on a British army barracks in Germany in 1996. 216 more words


Macbeth (2015) Review

One of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, Macbeth has been done and done again over the decades with the likes of Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Orson Welles and Kenneth Branagh playing the titular role of Macbeth, but its Michael Fassbender’s time to lose his mind and take the throne. 497 more words


Battle of Agincourt

In 1413 King Henry IV of England died and was followed on the throne by Henry V. The Hundred Years’ War (1337-1453) continued, with English kings claiming the throne of France and its territory and the French kings seeking to expel the English. 1,349 more words


Falconry Equipment - James Purdey & Sons, Mayfair London

Purdey sells excellent quality hoods, gloves and other falconry accessories and reference materials. Their hoods and gloves are especially popular with their many Arab clients.

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James Purdey & Sons, Mayfair London

Prior to leaving London yesterday I had the pleasure of being given a guided tour of James Purdey & Sons, the iconic and arguably the most famous British gunmaker.  115 more words

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Wicked Witch window display

Now that is what I call a window display! Nice one, Harrods!


The Legend of Hell House (1973)

Originally published January 15th, 2012

I’ve read and enjoyed Richard Matheson’s novel The Legend of Hell House, although I don’t quite remember the story. It’s easy to confuse this movie with something else as there’s many films with “Legend” and “House” in the horror genre. 403 more words