Archive for February, 2011

Des Wilson: ‘We can only try to edge the world in the right direction’

When a man the world takes to be intensely ambitious writes a memoir flatly refuting his ambition, do we believe him? Des Wilson (for the benefit of younger readers) shot to fame in the 1960s. He had youth, antipodean egalitarianism and astounding energy, and he became both the first director of the housing charity, Shelter, and the man who dislodged the Lady Bountiful tradition of British …

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Prince Andrew and girl, 17, who sex offender friend flew to Britain to meet him

As the UK’s special representative for international trade, the Duke of York holds an important position, requiring sound judgement and widespread respect.

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TRAVEL GUIDE: Lake Garda – Belfast Telegraph

TRAVEL GUIDE: Lake Garda
Belfast Telegraph
My family got to sample the good life when we spent a week on a Canvas camping holiday at the Bella Italia resort in Peschiera del Garda. My wife Tara had fond memories of caravan holidays from her childhood in England and loved the idea of us

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Michael Owen loves family holidays in Portugal’s Algarve and Dubai – Daily Mail


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Michael Owen loves family holidays in Portugal's Algarve and Dubai
Daily Mail
When I was a child, a lot of our holidays were caravan trips down to Abersoch and other places in North Wales. My brother has a caravan now so, who knows, we may find ourselves back on our old stamping ground one day. Once I've retired from football,

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TRAVEL GUIDE: Lake Garda – Belfast Telegraph

TRAVEL GUIDE: Lake Garda
Belfast Telegraph
My family got to sample the good life when we spent a week on a Canvas camping holiday at the Bella Italia resort in Peschiera del Garda. My wife Tara had fond memories of caravan holidays from her childhood in England and loved the idea of us

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Win Kinect for Xbox360® & console – Mirror.co.uk


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Win Kinect for Xbox360® & console
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The trip includes return Eurostar, 2-nights bed and breakfast hotel accommodation, three day family theme park tickets plus travel insurance. Flora love fun ways for families to stay fit and healthy and the Kinect for Xbox 360® will keep you active

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Can I redo my Disney vacation, please – MiamiHerald.com


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Can I redo my Disney vacation, please
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I contacted Southwest Vacations, and they said they would be willing to rebook our airline tickets and re-issue our theme park tickets, but that there would be a $500 penalty for the Disney hotel. Southwest asked Disney to waive its rules,

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Harry Potter Theme Park verdict: A wizard time that you will never forget – Mirror.co.uk


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Harry Potter Theme Park verdict: A wizard time that you will never forget
Mirror.co.uk
If a UK version of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter has the same attractions as the one in Florida, then wizards and witches young and old (I'm the latter) will experience one of the best theme parks ever conceived.
Potter Park Not in the Cards for LeavesdenThe Leaky Cauldron.org

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Wizard or what .. Harry Potter theme park to open in UK – Mirror.co.uk


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Wizard or what .. Harry Potter theme park to open in UK
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And they have hired the same team who worked their magic on the first Potter theme park in Orlando. Harry Potter author JK Rowling is an enthusiastic supporter of the idea of a UK park, saying: “I would love it if they could do it as well as they have

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First Ferrari Theme Park Marks 100 Days of Operation – eTravelBlackboard – Asia Edition

First Ferrari Theme Park Marks 100 Days of Operation
eTravelBlackboard – Asia Edition
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the world?s largest indoor theme park, marks 100 days of operation. The Park opened its doors to the public on 4 November 2010 and has since welcomed hundreds of thousands of guests. ?After 100 days of operation, Ferrari

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