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The Curious Case of Day-Night Test Cricket in England

Day-Night Test cricket, after it’s much-heralded inauguration two years ago in Adelaide, makes it’s bow in England. England will play the West Indies under lights at Edgbaston, the first test of its kind on English soil. 751 more words


Worlds colliding

For the entire time Adam and I have been together we’ve existed in these two separate worlds.  Our life in Australia and our life in England – distinct from one another, but each containing family and friends whom we love. 296 more words


Trumbull - To Members of Medical Staff, Everywhere, Just Everywhere (2) - News From Dan in London - October, 1943

This  is a continuation of the letter I posted yesterday from Grandpa to his sons, scattered around the world.

From our London maternity branch, Dr. Daniel Guion reports the successful delivery of a new infant (or will within nine days) in the shape of an additional year to his young and growing family. 488 more words


Travel: England - Salisbury

Salisbury is known as ‘the city in the countryside’ as it is surrounded by the loveliest English landscape you can imagine. And as it was on our route from Stonehenge to the little village we stayed in in Dorset, it was the perfect stop to have afternoon tea… 616 more words


Major archaeological finds at Greenwich uncover lost Royal palace

The team working on the Painted Hall Project have uncovered the remains of Greenwich Palace, birthplace of Henry VIII and of his daughters Mary and Elizabeth I. 387 more words

Mr. Craven, The Yorkshire Homeowners' Association Has A Few Complaints About Your "Secret Garden"

Dear Mr. Craven,

The Yorkshire Homeowners’ Association respects your desire to keep your back garden a “secret”, as you refer to it. Unfortunately, your rear yard is on a slope. 366 more words



I lay in my dark bedroom, the rain outside hitting the window and all I can think is “This life simply isn’t for me”. I love life, but the feeling grows stronger with every passing week. 104 more words