Her Parents From: John Peels Dreams, United Kingdom With their wit, humour and the odd dash of vitriol noisy art punks Her Parents are the sort of band that would have been a permanent feature in John Peel's Festive Fifty. These refugees...Show More Summary
Helped by a full-frills Cannes film festival gala event, The Great Gatsby opened in 27 markets on Thursday including United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Russia and Korea. Together with the 2nd day figures for the French-speaking markets, the tally was $5.4M, putting it on track to become the biggest opening for a Baz Luhrmann film. Show More Summary
The sixth installment in the Universal Pictures franchise looks to successfully transition from street racing to heist action and kicks off this weekend in the United Kingdom today. It’s opposite Warner Bros’ The Great Gatsby (including Thursday previews) and the second week of Paramount’s Star Trek In Darkness. Show More Summary
Vodafone announced the Smart III today, a new low-end Android smartphone running version 4.1 firmware (Jelly Bean) for less than £99 ($150 USD) in the United Kingdom. There’s a 1... Keep reading ?
Jonas De Ro is a Belgian concept artist, currently residing in the United Kingdom. In this article, we will take a look at some of our favorite work from his portfolio. Mandira Hammercross Temple Ruins A Place Called Home Singapore Ruins Stonehold Railroad The Dark Ages After Class Rain Noctis The House of Spikes Oak’s Crossing Temple Lagoon Forgotten Glory
The United Kingdom's multitude of "equality" provisions will protect nearly anyone born with a disability, although it is perfectly legal to prevent disabled people from being born, up to the point of birth (simply because they have a disability).
Maria Popova quotes Debbie Millman on the history of branding: The word “brand” is derived from the Old Norse word brandr, which means “to burn by fire.” … In 1876, after the United Kingdom passed the Trade Mark Registration Act, Bass Ale became the first trademarked brand in the world after submitting its now-quintessential red triangle […]
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Lionhall From: Newcastle, United Kingdom The minimalist, atmospheric and fragile songs from Scottish/Geordie duo Lionhall sound like the xx dipped in ice. Rhiszomes with singer Ana's piercing vocals swooping over sharp stabs of Will Sergeant (ask your dad) like guitar, monk like chanting is utterly hypnotic. Show More Summary
So here we are: I'm going to be flying the flag for the United Kingdom at the 58th Eurovision Song Contest this year in Malmo, Sweden. And what's more - I am completely honoured to do it! I have to be honest, I wasn't sure at first - but then it suddenly dawned on me that this is an incredible thing. Show More Summary
Police were called to a science fiction convention in the United Kingdom after a clash between Star Wars fans and men dressed as Doctor Who. Thankfully for the event, if not the story, police concluded reports of a physical assault had been overblown. The trouble took place at the fourth Norwich Sci-Fi and Film Convention, [...]
Check out more screens in our Flickr set London, United Kingdom - May 16, 2013: Renowned Japanese game company LEVEL-5, best known for the critically acclaimed Profes - sor Layton, INAZUMA ELEVEN and NI NO KUNI, has released the suspenseful...Show More Summary
The pub, or public house as it is officially known, is an everyday institution in the UK It’s a place go and unwind after a long day of work, to watch a football match, and for a night with the lads or girls. When someone says, “You want to go down to the pub?” they [...] The post The Fiver: Five Oldest Pubs in the United Kingdom appeared first on Anglotopia.net.
ILGA-Europe has issued its annual overview of LGBT rights. Although it does not yet have full marriage equality, the United Kingdom received the highest rating of the 49 nations in the report, earning a 77% score. Russia got the lowest score at 7%. Show More Summary
ByJody Kohut: The nation that brought us the famous moves of Mick Jagger, Mr. Bean, and the unforgettable Vicky Pollard, also happens to have some really great businesses. iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (EWU) is a great option if you want some exposure to the United Kingdom. Show More Summary
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is one of the wealthiest men in the world. The Russian is the fifth richest man in the United Kingdom (The Independent) and is ranked No. 107 worldwide in the Forbes Billionaires List. Roman’s empire started when he bought the Stamford Bridge outfit in 2003. Show More Summary
Check out screens, art and boxart in our Flickr set London, United Kingdom – May 15, 2013: The UK’s most successful independent games publisher, System 3, is proud to announce the return of gaming’s most loved stretchy blue blob this...Show More Summary
GE Gas Engines to Power Green Waste Energy's Global Alternative Energy Projects GE to Supply Jenbacher J620 Engines to Power GWED's Waste-to-Energy Projects GWED Planning Projects in the United States, the United Kingdom, Africa andShow More Summary
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ASK NAO works with autistic children at Topcliffe primary school in the United Kingdom. (Credit: Ed Alcock) Nao is a humanoid robot created by Aldebaran Robotics. He wears a jaunty orange headpiece, moves his limbs, dances, and interacts with humans. Show More Summary