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Contents
Pompeii Exhibition London – Mary Beard on R4
Finding The Jade Horse
All Quiet in London During The Olympics
Mid May Time Capsule
time capsule from May 25th to June 8th, 2010

Pompeii Exhibition London – Mary Beard on R4

Mary Beard on Pompeii Exhibitions There was an interesting short “Points of View” programme by Mary Beard on Radio 4 this morning about the attitude of people towards the displays of dead bodies from Pompeii at the exhibitions. She explained … Continue reading

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Finding The Jade Horse

There’s a Jade Horse figure at the British Museum, somewhere.. I went to The British Museum on Monday, which happened to be the first working day of the London 2012 Olympics, having first checked their website at http://www.britishmuseum.org/ , to make … Continue reading

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All Quiet in London During The Olympics

Yesterday was the first full working day of the Olympics in London with commuters and Olympics fans rubbing shoulders on the public transport network. I decided to ignore the warnings and venture out anyway, as the weather forecast was good … Continue reading

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Mid May Time Capsule

Here’s the mid May time capsule including photos from the Kew temporary garden outside the British museum, goslings at Alexandra Lake, Wanstead Flats and the London Orbit Tower. Last year the themed garden from Kew at the British museum was … Continue reading

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time capsule from May 25th to June 8th, 2010

South Africa Landscape British Museum The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and the British Museum have brought a small corner of South Africa to the heart of London. Taken May 27, 2010 at 11:48 am   Barbican Centre London Barbican Centre … Continue reading

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