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Brussels, Europe, France, Heritage

Battle-damaged jacket proved to be from Waterloo

Battle-damaged jacket proved to be from Waterloo

Researchers at Cranfield University have validated the authenticity of a jacket worn by a British Army officer at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. The red military jacket, which is over two hundred years old […]

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Europe, Events, Sport

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Scammed Football Fans Pay Ten Times the Price for Fraudulent 2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets

29 May, 2018   Kaspersky Lab experts have identified phishing emails from fraudsters offering users the chance to snap up much sought after ‘guest’ tickets to the 2018 FIFA World Cup – but at a […]

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Electricity, Energy, Energy Consultants, Europe, farming

Carter Jonas Advises On Sale Of 1.5MW Yorkshire Wind Farm

Carter Jonas Advises On Sale Of 1.5MW Yorkshire Wind Farm

May 2018 – A subsidiary of Broadview Energy’s Eolian Three fund has successfully completed the acquisition of the Limes Wind Farm in Yorkshire from a private landowner advised by Carter Jonas. Located in Hull, East […]

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Africa, Europe, Gadgets, Technology

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Why the science of ancient times is important today

Even in ancient times, mankind was developing technologies and forms of scientific research that are the basis for some of current technological and scientific developments and gadgets we use today. Did you know that the […]

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Lifestyle, Oxford, Theatre

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Thoroughly Modern Millie

A review by Nicholas Newman If you are looking for a good evening out, then a good place to be is Oxford’s New Theatre. This week its Thoroughly Modern Millie a musical based on the film […]

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Oxford

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A Woman’s Place is Ours to Define

By Julia Gasper I went to a women’s rights meeting in Oxford on 25th April, which had to be held at a venue kept secret until the last possible moment because of the threat of […]

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Business, Oxford

Oxford Business Book Club at Blackwells Bookshop Oxford

One Mission, How Leaders Build a Team of Teams

Nicholas Newman reviews a book by  Chris Fussell and C.W. Goodyear Portfolio, New York, 2017, 304 pages Nicholas Newman reviews a book by  Chris Fussell and C.W. Goodyear Portfolio, New York, 2017, 304 pages   […]

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Business, Health, Health and Safety, Healthcare, Lifestyle, London, Oxford, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford University, Oxfordshire

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SLEEP EXPERT CALLS FOR BOSSES TO ALLOW STAFF TO NAP IN THE OFFICE AFTER CLOCKS GO FORWARD

  A sleep expert is calling for company bosses to allow their staff to take a nap in the office on Monday to make up for the time lost over the weekend. Silentnight’s sleep expert […]

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Business, Healthcare

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Sleep expert calls for Brits to go camping this weekend

Sleep expert calls for Brits to go camping this weekend in a bid to feel the benefits of ‘hunter-gatherer’ sleep ahead of clocks going forward   A sleep expert is calling for Brits to head to […]

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Oxford, Theatre

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Sutra New Theatre Oxford

A theatre review by Nicholas Newman Last night’s performance (23 March) of Sutra at Oxford’s New Theatre could be described as dancing with dominoes or coffins depending on your point of view. Certainly, the mix of […]

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