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  • ELC School 19:03 on June 1, 2014 Permalink
    Tags: Britain, British,   

    Give Back the Parthenon Marbles!! 

    For years I have argued against holidays and giving back the Elgin Marbles. I was wrong about both.

    A funny thing happens when you wander round the Acropolis Museum in Athens…

    Travel loosens the mind. Whoever would preserve the strength of his opinions, whether about people or places, is advised to stay at home. Take what has just happened to me as the living proof of this. After 10 days in Athens and Crete – my first visit to either – I am returned in a sort of convictional turmoil, with few of my certitudes intact.

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  • ELC School 02:29 on September 27, 2010 Permalink
    Tags: Britain,   

    Term Dates in England 

    2010/11

    Autumn term

    Wednesday 1 September 2010 – Friday 17 December 2010
    Half term: Monday 25 October 2010 – Friday 29 October 2010 (More …)

     
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