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The Tower Bridge Exhibition in London, UK

London, UK, images, travel, tourism, work; museums, galleries, exhibitions, events; sign: “Tower Bridge by the City of London Corporation – a uniquely diverse organisation in that it not only promotes and supports the City and provides it with a full range of services but also provides wider services for London and the nation as a whole.”, “Tower Bridge Exhibition”, “Engine Rooms this way” 7 more words

Great Britain

Penetrating look at the murky world of tax havens

Harold Crooks had an epiphany Tuesday afternoon.

Asked where he gets his social consciousness from, the New York-based filmmaker recalled something he had never told anyone, a memory from his childhood growing up in Westmount. 881 more words

Movies

Brad's Tea Hut, Epping Forest

It’s not everyday there’s a victory against the march of change where market forces so often prevail regardless of the consequences. A victory for simple things, for the old ways, for something that should be cherished. 1,718 more words

People

London's Green Roofs: Mapping and case studies.

Living roofs play an important role in helping to achieve London’s target to increase green cover in central London by 5% by 2030. They can improve the city’s resilience to the impacts of climate change by reducing the amount and speed of storm water run-off and helping to keep buildings, and the surrounding areas, cooler during increasingly frequent hot spells. 699 more words

Rave review for The Price we Pay (in French)

Harold Crooks’ newly-released documentary The Price we Pay exposing the scandal of tax avoidance and evasion on the part of corporations and wealthy individuals has been making waves. 114 more words

Xenospace

A Selection of Christmas Paintings

Christmas by Christopher Corr – The Nightingale Project

Collection:  The Nightingale Project

It is a little tradition on the website that in the week before Christmas Day I publish a post that shows how artists have captured the Christmas spirit. 159 more words

Art Life

The West India Dock Tavern

It is well known that there were once many pubs on the Island, but I still come across old pubs that I’ve never before heard of. 575 more words