Monthly Archives: April, 2011

Marriage of H.R.H Prince William and Catherine Middleton

Friday  29th April 2011 sees the Marriage of H.R.H Prince William and Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey at 11.00am. The very moving  Ceremony was carried out  by the Bishop of London, the Rt Rev Richard Chartres, with the Arch-Bishop of Canterbury Rt Rev Rowan Williams in attendance. They have now been given the titles the Duke …

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The Suspicions of Mr Whicher

I’ve recently watched the gripping television adaptation based on the exciting crime novel by Kate Summerscale “The Suspicions of Mr Whicher – The Murder at Road Hill House”. It stars Paddy Considine as Inspector Jonathan Whicher and also stars Peter Capaldi & Alexandra Roach among others. Inspector Jack Whicher was one of the eight original …

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John James Audubon born this day in 1785

John James Audubon (Jean-Jacques Audubon) (April 26, 1785 – January 27, 1851) was a French-American ornithologist, naturalist, hunter, and painter. he was born in Les Cayes in the French colony of Saint-Domingue (now Haiti) and is famous for having painted, catalogued, and described the birds of North America in a manner far superior to any …

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Moving Pictures – Rush

Recently I have been listening to the awesome classic album “Moving Pictures” by Rush. This album was recently re-eleased as a 2 disc 30th Anniversary set on April 5th 2011, and it still sound absolutely brilliant. Tom Sawyer Red Barchetta YYZ Limelight The Camera Eye Witch Hunt Vital Signs

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Easter Bank Holiday Monday

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Easter Sunday

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West Midlands Festival of Transport

Over the Bank Holiday weekend The 24th Annual West Midlands Festival of Transport takes place at Weston Park  on Easter Sunday (24th April) and Easter (MondAY 25TH April). I’ve been to a few and I’ve always enjoyed myself There Will be a a vast array of vehicles of all types and ages on display as well …

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St George’s Day

Saturday 24th April is St George’s Day the Patron Saint of England. Saint George, was, according to tradition, a Roman soldier from Syria Palaestina and a priest in the Guard of Diocletian, who is venerated as a Christian martyr. It is likely that Saint George was born to a Christian noble family in Lod, Syria …

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Good Friday

Friday 22nd April 2011 is Good Friday. It was the day on which Jesus died, It is the Friday before Easter Sunday and is a religious day on which Christians commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death. It is believed that lord died on Good Friday and was resurrected on Easter Sunday. Good Friday is …

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Earth Day

Friday 22nd April 2011 is Earth Day

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