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The A World Restored Metternich Castlereagh and the Problems

Copyright (c) 2013 Morgan DSince 1960s, voluntary work has become common especially in developing countries. Among the sectors in which volunteers work include business and community development, medical work, construction and education. 292 more words

Where's Willy?

The red and white stripes added to the above piece of needlework are a fickle and cryptic sign, pointing to a deeper puzzle. They are an oblique reference to the children’s puzzle ‘Where’s Wally?’ In the context of Brisbane’s street names, they symbolise the question, ‘Where’s Willy?’ 569 more words

Lisburn "and Castlereagh" city - they don't want a fenian about the place.

Having recently divested themselves of several tens of thousands of catholic residents under the terms of the new super councils Lisburn was giddy with the prospect of, once again, asserting itself a city not “For everyone” as their blurb says, but for a predominantly protestant population. 354 more words


Mount Stewart and the road to Waterloo

200 years ago today a battle was fought in an area no bigger than three square miles, with an outcome that was in the balance till the last minute. 1,052 more words


All 38 former Castlereagh Borough Council employees at Robinson Centre to be redeployed within Belfast City Council

Unite to institute legal proceedings on behalf of ten other workers formerly employed by X-force at the Centre

April 21st: Unite’s Regional Officer with responsibility for local authority workers, Davy Edmont, has confirmed that his union has secured the redeployment of 38 of 48 workers formerly employed at the Robinson centre following a botched RPA transition. 194 more words

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10 April 2015: Castlereagh and Penrith Lakes

Castlereagh, one of the earliest places of European settlement in Sydney’s west and some of the oldest evidence of Aboriginal occupation is now largely an imagined landscape and a forgotten community.  579 more words


The Secret Life of Lady Julia book review

Ever notice how some historical romances are more historical than others? Being set in an historical period doesn’t necessarily mean that what is happening in the outside world spills over into the plot.  200 more words

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