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Carmen at New Theatre Oxford.

WNO’s new production of Bizet’s Carmen is a real winner. With outstanding soloists, superb orchestra led by the Czech conductor Tomáš Hanus and a bold, modern-day setting, it is enough to convince you that you have never seen Carmen before.

Eurostar unveils 25 years of traveller photographs

Eurostar unveils 25 years of traveller photographs

Picture gallery celebrates 25th anniversary  Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service linking the UK with mainland Europe, today unveils a new picture gallery celebrating travellers’ memorable imagery from the past 25 years. The gallery features contributions from well-known Eurostar travellers across the worlds of cuisine, sport, fashion, drama and the […]

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 […]

by June 18, 2018 0 comments Brussels, Europe, France, Heritage
Eurostar announces the launch of its new London-Amsterdam service on 4 April 2018

Eurostar announces the launch of its new London-Amsterdam service on 4 April 2018

  Major commitment to the future of international high speed rail UK to The Netherlands by Eurostar in just three hours with journey time of 3hr41 (London-Amsterdam) and 3hr01 (London- Rotterdam) Tickets from £35 one-way […]