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History & Geography

An Alien on Holiday

18/11/2020 by Samuel John Williams
It’s never easy deciding what to pack for a trip away, especially when you are not quite sure what to expect....

A dangerous Valentine’s card

11/02/2020 by Victoria Heward
Bathsheba Everdene and the most dangerous Valentine’s card in English Literature   One of the most complicated love stories in English literature...

Nordic Gods&Days

28/01/2020 by Victoria Heward
Thor is not just one of Marvel’s Avengers, he’s the mighty thunder god of Norse mythology. He also has a whole day named after him in English: Thursday...

The Berlin Wall

05/11/2019 by Victoria Heward
Take me to the magic of the moment On a glory night Where the children of tomorrow dream away In the wind of change Wind of Change, the Scorpions   30...

Celebrating World Cities Day

29/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
“It is ridiculous to set a detective story in New York City. New York City is itself a detective story.” Agatha Christie   Over half the world’s...

Celebrating 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi

01/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
The 2nd October marks the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, India’s famous pacifist leader. Mohandas Gandhi was born in 1869. His family was quite wealthy...