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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Sunday 9th November will mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. This momentous occasion marked the beginning of the end for Communism in Europe and began the process of German reunification.

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07 November 2014

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Tagged with: German Politics

Posted in: History

Lest We Forget...

This Sunday the nation will come together to remember the servicemen who have given their lives for our freedom.

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07 November 2014

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Tagged with: English Literature WW1 WW2 Music

Posted in: History

Black Tuesday

Tuesday 29th October 1929 will forever be remembered as Black Tuesday, that infamous day when the US stock exchange, located on New York’s Wall Street, crashed.

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29 October 2014

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Posted in: Business Studies

World Food Day

Today is World Food Day, the day when people around the world celebrate the establishment of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

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16 October 2014

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Tagged with: Business Studies Citizenship Geography Politics Science

Posted in: Food Technology

CERN Turns 60

The world's largest particle physics laboratory turns 60 today! Read on to learn more about its history.

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29 September 2014

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Posted in: Science

European Day of Languages

Friday will be the 13th European Day of Languages; a day when Europe embraces its 225 indigenous languages and its rich and diverse culture.

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24 September 2014

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Tagged with: French German Italian Primary Languages Russian Spanish

Posted in: Language

Happy Birthday Augustus!

The very first Roman Emperor was born on this day (23rd September) in 63 BCE. Born as Gaius Octavius to a wealthy family, his great uncle happened to be another great Roman leader, Julius Caesar.

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23 September 2014

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Posted in: Classical Studies

London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week starts today with more opportunities than ever for fashion students to learn about the industry and see behind-the-scenes!

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12 September 2014

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Posted in: Fashion

On This Day in 1939, Britain Declares War on Germany

On this day in 1939, Britain and France declared war on Nazi Germany. What was to follow would be one of the most devastating periods of human history, with its legacy still keenly felt today.

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03 September 2014

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Tagged with: History

Posted in: WW2

Kristie's Work Experience Blog

Our work experience placements abroad have been specifically designed for AS/A2 Level language students who want to give their language skills a boost.

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19 August 2014

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Tagged with: German

Posted in: Language

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