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5 Tips for Visiting the Cannes Film Festival 20/05/2014

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The Cannes Film Festival is one of the artistic highlights of the year. Each spring, thousands of filmmakers gather in Cannes, France to show films that are screened in events called Competition, Out of Competition, at Un Certain Regard, Cinefondation and Special Screenings. It is an opportunity for film artists…

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Canary Wharf Jog 16/05/2014

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Why not make a difference in someone’s life by running for charity?  The Canary Wharf Jog in Canada Square Park, London provides a wonderful opportunity for you to do just that. The exercise will be good for your own heart health while raising money for the British Heart Foundation, which…

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Historical Holidays in Europe 14/05/2014

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Europe is world-renowned as one of the primary centres of culture and history. Many of the most famous events that ever happened took place in the heart of the continent, and a well-planned itinerary can take you to see where many of these events actually happened.   Italy Italy is…

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Thames Bridges Bike Ride 12/05/2014

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The Thames Bridges Bike Ride celebrated its 21st year this Sunday. The Thames Bridges Bike Ride is an exciting and highly anticipated annual event that raises funds for the Stroke Association. Thousands brought their bikes, encouraging and promoting the support of stroke survivors and their families.   The Routes Starting…

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Canary Wharf Charity Abseil 28/04/2014

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Anyone looking for a weekend of adventure is welcome to participate in the Abseil for Charity event in May at Canary Wharf. In addition to providing sponsored thrill-seekers with the chance to get an adrenaline rush, proceeds will benefit the English Federation of Disability Sport. The EFDS remains one of…

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Best Place to Buy US Dollars 28/04/2014

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Tourists and other people who want to exchange pounds for US dollars should never do so hastily. Recent reports have shown that last holiday’s shoppers lost on average more than £100 because they opted to choose the first foreign exchange company that they found. Those shoppers could have gotten better…

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The Shard, London Bridge 14/04/2014

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The Shard of Glass, or the Shard as it's known, is a skyscraper of 87 stories that replaced the London Bridge Tower. The skyscraper is 1,004 feet high, or 306 metres, and is the second highest building in the United Kingdom. Of the 87 floors of the building, 72 of…

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Where to Watch the 2014 London Marathon 11/04/2014

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The London Marathon is fast approaching on Sunday, April 13th. If you are interested in taking in some of the action when some of the best runners compete in one of the world's most prestigious races, you will need to know the best places to watch the race. The following…

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The Melbourne International Comedy Festival 24/03/2014

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The Melbourne International Comedy Festival is a vibrant, good time, late summer event in Australia. Travellers from the UK can enjoy a warm and welcome change in weather and scenery from the grips of one of the colder winter in Europe in recent years. The Festival involves many downtown venues…

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Must See Places in Europe 17/03/2014

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As the season begins to warm, thoughts turn to holiday, travel and the must see places in Europe. While nearly everyone has a personal list of places they wish to see, some stand out as exceptional places of interest. Some are landmarks, others historically significant, and a few seem endangered…

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