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Christmas Traditions

10/12/2019 by Victoria Heward
In Britain, Christmas is full of traditions and customs that help create a special atmosphere during the festive season. Perhaps the most well known Christmas...

And so this is Christmas…

02/12/2019 by Victoria Heward
In memory of John Lennon 9.10.40 – 8.12.80   At Christmas one of everyone’s favourite traditions is to sing Christmas songs. There are carols...

World Kindness Day

12/11/2019 by Victoria Heward
When you are kind to someone you do something that will help them and make them feel happy without expecting anything in return. In her diary, fourteen...

Autumn

22/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” F. Scott Fitzgerald   It’s almost the end of October and we can see autumn all...

Black Cat Awareness Month

15/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
Did you know that October is Black Cat Awareness month? Black cats are adopted 50% less than gingers, tabbies and greys, so animal shelters and cat rescue...

Cockney Rhyming Slang

08/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
Parents sometimes complain that they can’t understand the slang that their teenager’s use. Slang is often a secret and hidden language; only the people...