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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...

Woodstock 50 years on

25/07/2019 by Victoria Heward
“Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.” Jimi Hendrix   3 Days of Love, Peace...

Happy 4th July!

03/07/2019 by Victoria Heward
In the USA, 4th July is a national holiday when Americans everywhere celebrate the Declaration of Independence. In 1775 there were thirteen colonies in...

Cheese... it’s #nationalselfieday!

19/06/2019 by Victoria Heward
National Selfie Day first started on 21st June 2014 to encourage people to take creative selfies. To take part, just post your best selfie with the hashtag...

Be nice to your teacher today!

06/05/2019 by Victoria Heward
It’s National Teacher Appreciation Week in the USA: a week in which students are encouraged to thank their teachers for their kindness, dedication and...