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Brits to enjoy cheaper Easter holidays as prices go down in 2014

Brits to enjoy cheaper Easter holidays as prices go down in 2014

Apr. 8 | There is good news ahead for people in the UK who are planning to travel abroad during Easter 2014, as some destinations will be 25% cheaper than in 2013. Even families who are planning to go further can enjoy much higher savings as the cost of holidays...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2014 with local, British flowers

Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2014 with local, British flowers

Feb. 10 | The official day of love, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it is time to win the heart of your loved one yet again with flowers from a local British florist. Valentine’s Day can be a bit tricky when it comes to picking flowers....

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

Nov. 20 | The highly anticipated Thanksgiving Day in the United States is fast approaching and it represents one of the most special and beloved family holidays of the year. As the holiday is almost here, the details of 2013 Thanksgiving Day Countdown apps for...

Miley Cyrus’ VMA outfit to be most wanted Halloween costume in 2013

Miley Cyrus’ VMA outfit to be most wanted Halloween costume in 2013

Oct. 5 | As Halloween approaches, the most anticipated costume of 2013 is garnering plenty of buzz and is selling out fast. American singer Miley Cyrus’ controversial outfit – which she wore for her scandalous performance with Robin Thicke at 2013 MTV...

Comedienne Dawn French marries partner Mark Bignell

Comedienne Dawn French marries partner Mark Bignell

Apr. 23 | The 55-year-old comedienne Dawn French has married her partner Mark Bignell (50) in an intimate ceremony held in the coastal town of Newquay in Cornwall, after a year of dating.  The couple rented out the exclusive Scarlet hotel for the ceremony and...

Kate Middleton to christen the Royal Princess on June 13, 2013

Kate Middleton to christen the Royal Princess on June 13, 2013

Apr. 10 | Kate Middleton will probably be seen for the last time before the delivery of her baby on June 13, 2013, when she will will be christening a ship. The Duchess would be heavily pregnant during the naming ceremony of the Princess Cruises’ new ship named...

Pope Francis is the new leader of the Catholic community

Pope Francis is the new leader of the Catholic community

Mar. 13 | The catholic church has a new leader. Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has been chosen as the new Pope and has taken the name Francis. This is the first time that a Pope from the New World has been elected to lead the 1.2 billion Catholics from around the...

Chinese Lunar New Year 2013 being celebrated around the world

Chinese Lunar New Year 2013 being celebrated around the world

Feb. 18 | February is a busy month for Chicago’s Chinatown as it hosts various events dedicated to one of the biggest holidays in Chinese culture. One particularly festive day however, was February 17,2013, as the annual New Year parade was held to celebrate...

British icons Blur to light up 2013 Coachella Music Festival

British icons Blur to light up 2013 Coachella Music Festival

Jan. 29 | The line up for the 2013 Coachella Music Festival to be held in California has been unveiled. The hot line-up includes big names in music like the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Phoenix, British music icons Blur and  The Stone Roses. Other acts that will be...

Dogs are for life campaign gives hope to abandoned dogs during Christmas

Dogs are for life campaign gives hope to abandoned dogs during Christmas

Dec. 13 | December 2012 will mark the 34th anniversary for the ‘A Dog Is For Life Not Just For Christmas’ campaign started by the animal welfare trust near High Wycombe. The campaigns trustee Joyce Mariott says that till this day the name remains as equally...