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Admiral Nelson

Ardent cricket fans remember David Shepherd as a great umpire. Apart from his umpiring skills, he is remembered more for the strange skip he performed when the score was 111 or 222. A lot of people know that 111 or 222 is called Nelson and that it is supposed to be unlucky. However, not many […]

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Sir Winston Churchill – “We shall never surrender”

“We shall defend our Island, whatever the cost may be. We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, and we shall fight in the hills. We shall never surrender”.  The above words reverberate in our minds when we think of […]

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Queen Elizabeth II – The Longest Reigning British Monarch

Queen Elizabeth II, christened Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor is the current Queen of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth realms.  She is the longest reigning British Monarch and the longest serving female head of state in World History. Being the elder daughter of Prince George (Later King George the sixth) she was not expected to […]

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London – A soothing Blend of Modern & Ancient

London was initially known as Londinium when it was founded by the Romans approximately two thousand years ago along the River Thames. Over the centuries the city has grown into a vast metropolitan area with a population of around nine Million inhabitants. Today London is considered to be one of the most powerful, desirable, most […]

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