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Four Hundred Rabbits

The use of coloured, small format, tiles from Solus Ceramics has brought a sense of style and individuality to this new sour dough pizzeria in Crystal Palace, South East London. 354 more words


This veteran's daring escape from Nazi POW camp during World War Two has been kept quiet until now

Realizing he could be shot by Nazi guards at any moment, RAF doctor Tom Cullen’s heart raced as he scrambled over the 8-foot high barbed wire fence at the… 34 more words

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Mervyn Peake's "Gormenghast"novels.

The cast of the BBC Mini Series Gormenghast (2000).
Mervyn Peake’s Gormenghast novels are cult classics of 20th Century English literature. Writer and philosopher John Gray considers what they tell us about the nature of the modern world. 281 more words
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Anti-Brexit Protesters Hit London Streets Days Before Negotiations Set to Begin

A sea of EU supporters took to the streets of London on Saturday in protest of the UK’s impending exit from the bloc.

The Unite for Europe march comes just days before British Prime Minister Theresa May triggers Article 50, which formally kicks off Brexit negotiations between the UK and the European Union. 524 more words


Adventures of a Wanderess - Day 11

Distance travelled: 6.8 miles
Salmon sandwich trip tally: 9

Day Eleven began around 7am, giving me time to unzombie-fy myself before breakfast at 9. Afterward, I chilled in my room for awhile before heading out to stroll around Bath a bit before it was time to head to the station to meet C’s 1:26 train. 229 more words

Diary, Reminiscences and Correspondence of Henry Crabb Robinson

Source: Thomas Sadler (ed.), Diary, Reminiscences, and Correspondence of Henry Crabb Robinson (London: Macmillan, 1869), vol. I, pp. 406-407

Production: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Remorse, Drury Lane, London, 23 January 1813… 415 more words

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