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Gamelan Sekar Petak

It was such a feast for the senses playing in the Gamelan Sekar Petak’s annual concert in York on Wednesday. Under the direction of Neil Sorrell and dedicated to the memory of the maker of the York Gamelan, Tentrem Sarwanto (1940-2015), the themes were Passings and Ships in the Night in the first half and Rituals and Far Away Sounds after the break. 152 more words

Songs And Stories

Vintage plane crashes in New York’s Hudson River

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NEW YORK: A small plane crashed into the Hudson River in New York on Friday, police said, without specifying if there were casualties. 80 more words

Current Affairs

11 New York Beaches To Visit Memorial Day Weekend

Summer doesn’t officially get underway until June, but it might as well already be here. And what better way to cool off and celebrate the summer than by visiting one of NYC’s public beaches? 6 more words

How to get to the secret spot that just opened in Central Park for the first time since the 1930s

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

Although Central Park is very popular among the locals and tourists of New York City, it still holds many secrets. One of those is the… 575 more words

Money Matters

Celtic saint of the day 26th May

The Venerable Bede

Feastday can be 25 May also. Born in Northumbria, England, 673; died at Jarrow, England, on May 25, 735.

In the days when Northumbria was a great scholastic centre with famous schools at Jarrow and York, Bede was the most distinguished of its scholars. 1,020 more words

Feasts And Commemorations

York Pre-Wedding Photography | Laura & Ben

Laura and Ben are marrying this weekend at the lovely Aldwark Manor between Harrogate and York, and we met up with them a few weeks ago for their pre-wedding shoot in York. 82 more words