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Oxford

Renowned endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh is met by Secretary of the State for the Environment, Michael Gove in Dover, United Kingdom at the finish of The Long Swim campaign on 29 August 2018

LEWIS PUGH COMPLETES HIS LATEST CHALLENGE ‘THE LONG SWIM’

  UN Patron of the Oceans completes The Long Swim at Shakespeare Beach, Dover Lewis greeted by the Environment Secretary Michael Gove after swimming the length of The English Channel Lewis has swum 530km since […]

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Going Out, Music, Opera, Oxford, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford University, Oxfordshire

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   OXFORD LIEDER FESTIVAL  12 – 27 October 2018

           The Grand Tour – A European Journey in Song A celebration of European song will be the focus of the 2018 Oxford Lieder Festival and will showcase the familiar masterpieces of the song repertoire while exploring wider […]

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Africa, Business

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MADAGASCAR REVEALED AS THE OLDERPRENEURIAL CAPITAL OF THE WORLD  

Madagascar has the highest percentage of olderpreneurs (entrepreneurs over the age of 50) compared to anywhere else in the world, according to analysis from Allstar Business Solutions. The research presented in an interactive heat map looks […]

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Energy, Technology

WEIR OIL & GAS CLOSES $50 MILLION IN MULTI-YEAR CONTRACTS IN IRAQ

WEIR OIL & GAS CLOSES $50 MILLION IN MULTI-YEAR CONTRACTS IN IRAQ

Agreements Demonstrate UAE In-Country Value Commitment DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 31st July 2018 –Weir Oil & Gas Dubai announced today it has signed multi-year contracts in Iraq with two international oil companies totaling more than […]

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Events

Classic Virgins at British Motor Museum

Learn new skills at the British Motor Museum

The British Motor Museum is inviting people to come along and learn a new skill with its series of motoring related workshops this autumn. These popular and fascinating workshops enable participants to learn new skills […]

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Blenheim Palace, Events, Oxford, Oxfordshire, Travel

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Discover the Art of the Duel at Blenheim Palace

This summer holidays don’t miss the opportunity to learn the art of the duel. Exploring the codes, traditions and bloody history of dueling while re-enacting a dramatic duel with swords the two experienced stage-fighting actors […]

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Opera, Oxford, Oxfordshire, Theatre

The Magic Flute at Waterperry Gardens in Oxfordshire

The Magic Flute at Waterperry Gardens in Oxfordshire

A review by Nicholas Newman For many Mozart’s Magic Flute is connected with the television series Inspector Morse and Young Morse, less so with a fight between good and evil. Though one thing is certain, […]

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Books, Business, Going Out, Oxford

At Oxford business book club event to hear from the author Sam Conniff Allende talk about his new business and leadership book 'Be More Pirate'. An event organised by Digital Remit at Oxford's Blackwell bookshop

Be More Pirate

By Nicholas Newman   At Oxford Business Book Club event (3 July 2018) to hear from the author Sam Conniff Allende talk about his new business and leadership book ‘Be More Pirate’. An event organised […]

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Music, Opera, Oxford, Oxford University

Anne Sofie von Otter  at the Sheldonian Theatre

Anne Sofie von Otter at the Sheldonian Theatre

  A review by Nicholas Newman As part of the Oxford Festival of the Arts, I saw last night at the Sheldonian Theatre Oxford internationally acclaimed Swedish mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter is one of […]

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Blenheim Palace, Gadgets, Going Out, Julia Gasper, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Blenheim Palace Flower Show

BLENHEIM PALACE FLOWER SHOW 2018

A review by Julia Gasper This year’s Blenheim Palace Flower Show was an absolute triumph. Since it was started, it has gone from strength to strength and is now one of the established highlights of […]

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