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It’s Chinese New Year of the Horse

Posted on January 31, 2014 by admin

All over the world today, Chinese people will be greeting one another with the phrase "Kung Hey Fat Choy!", which means "Happy New Year, best wishes and may you prosper". Find out some of the myths and legends around the 12 Chinese calendar animal signs… Read More

How to Make a Burns Night Supper

Posted on January 24, 2014 by admin

On 25th January each year, people from all walks of life get together to commemorate the work of famous poet Robert Burns and his contribution to Scottish culture. Without a doubt, one of the most important parts of… Read More

National Pie Day

Posted on January 22, 2014 by admin

Rejoice, it's National Pie Day. OK, we know this is a US based national day but we still think it gives everyone here a brilliant excuse to indulge in one of the UK's favourite dishes, and we have our own British slant to share. Read More

8 Interesting Facts About Sherlock Holmes

Posted on January 20, 2014 by admin

We’ve been loving watching the latest amazing series of Sherlock, starring the dapper Benedict Cumberbatch and the lovable Martin Freeman. Inspired by his super-sleuthery, we’ve done a little digging to get some interesting Sherlock Holmes facts. 1. Sherlock’s famous deerstalker was not… Read More

Have You Ditched Your New Year Resolution Yet?

Posted on January 15, 2014 by admin

There is a certain pressure that prevails in January. It affects virtually all of us and the question even takes over chit chat about the weather. Is there anyone who hasn't been asked what their New Year resolution is?… Read More

National Dress Up Your Pet Day

Posted on January 13, 2014 by admin

Did you know that tomorrow is National Dress Up Your Pet Day? OK, we know it's a bit of a bizarre thing to celebrate - but if you like looking at cute pets with funny costumes, then keep reading... Read More

London Ice Sculpting Festival 2014

Posted on January 10, 2014 by admin

Today marks the start of London Ice Sculpting Festival 2014. Held in Canary Wharf, this annual event encourages ice sculptors from all over the world to dust off their chisels and compete against each other to create one… Read More

London International Mime Festival 2014

Posted on January 8, 2014 by admin

There's an innovative arts festival happening in London from 8th January - it's not what you say, it's what you do! Now in it's 37th year, London International Mime Festival 2014 is the longest running event of its type in the world, with… Read More

Three Popular New Year’s Resolutions

Posted on January 3, 2014 by admin

The New Year has finally arrived! After a very busy and fun-filled festive period, it’s time to start anew and that can only mean one thing - it’s time to pick those all-important New Year’s resolutions. To help… Read More