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Small grants assist promotion and production of electric taxis in the West Midlands

The government is to provide £14m to ten cities, including London, Birmingham and Coventry, to help with the installation of electric charge points. A £300m plant by The London Taxi Company opened today in Coventry to produce electric black cabs for the UK and international markets. 14 more words


Thomassen, "British Multiculturalism and the Politics of Representation"

In April, Oxford University Press releases “British Multiculturalism and the Politics of Representation,” by Lasse Thomassen (Queen Mary, University of London).  The publisher’s description follows: 204 more words

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The Schlieffen Plan and Why it Failed

Background on the Schlieffen Plan

In the December of 1905 Count Alfred von Schlieffen developed a plan that would later take the title of his surname, the Schlieffen Plan. 1,102 more words



Традиция и инновации являются фирменными знаками нашей почти 600-летней истории. Сегодня университет, в котором открыты девять факультетов, учатся 15 000 студентов, а в самом университете и университетской клинике работают 5000 сотрудников, открывает впечатляющие перспективы почти во всех областях знаний. 31 more words

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Queen Caps Birthday With Win At The Track

Queen Elizabeth was all smiles on Saturday, the day after her birthday, following the win of her  horse “Call to Mind” at Newbury. For this day at the races, she repeated her vibrant blue and turquoise hat with split stovepipe crown, trimmed with a fringed hatband and side bow. 95 more words

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A visit to Cornwall

I love Cornwall. I  discovered this beautiful coast 2 years ago, when we decided to brave the 5 hour drive, with the children. We loved it so much I knew that Cornwall was a place you have to visit again. 464 more words