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Having the chance to absorb the Scottish National Party (SNP) in the British Government CAN save and even guarantee the unity of the United Kingdom

The SNP have in the 2015 British General Elections a high chance of taking most, if not all, of Scotland’s 59 seats in the Westminster Parliament. 368 more words

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Four minutes of enlightening darkness: The great solar eclipse of May 1715.

Three hundred years ago today, on May 3, 1715, the skies began darkening over England at about 9:30 in the morning. Clouds were not passing in front of the sun–the moon was. 632 more words

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The Obelisk and the Englishman: The Pioneering Discoveries of Egyptologist William Bankes - #biography #bookreview

The Obelisk and the Englishman

The Pioneering Discoveries of Egyptologist William Bankes

Dorothy U. Seyler

Prometheus Books – hardback, Kindle

Early in the 19th… 553 more words

Book Reviews

Queen Elizabeth Sports Pink This Weekend

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of York were at Richmond Castle in North Yorkshire yesterday for the amalgamation of the Queen’s Royal Lancers and the 9th and the 12th Royal into a new regiment called The Royal Lancers. 267 more words

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SHU Chemistry student invited to compete in national event by The Crown Prince of Dubai.

“One of my dad’s work friends mentioned clay pigeon shooting so we had a go and I was hooked straightaway”.

Second year Jess Wright from Doncaster was one of 1000 people given the chance to compete for $1,000,000 in Dubai clay pigeon event by Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum. 616 more words

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