Martin Luther King’s dream

Aug 28, 2013 Comments Off by

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is remembered for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience. – January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968 Fifty years ago Martin Luther King’s ‘dream’, was of an America no longer divided […]

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Leeds Carnival

Aug 26, 2013 Comments Off

The sun shone brightly and so did all the troupes and spectators who participated in the 46th Leeds Carnival. 46th Leeds Carnival Gallery Leeds West Indian Carnival The Leeds Carnival is the longest running West Indian carnival in Europe. It started in 1967 and has grown from strength to strength with people of all ages […]

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Champion Murray

Jul 08, 2013 Comments Off

Britain’s 77-year wait for a men’s champion ended in glory for Andy Murray. His hard-fought victory over world number one Novak Djokovic is his first Wimbledon title. The 26 year old Scot, converted his fourth championship point in a scintillating final game to win 6-4 7-5 6-4 and claim his second major title. Murray, coached […]

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Sir Alex Ferguson retires

May 14, 2013 Comments Off

Sir Alex Ferguson will retire as Manchester United manager at the end of the season after 26 years in charge. Sir Alex, 71, has won 38 trophies during his reign at Old Trafford and will now take up the post of director and ambassador for the club. Achieventments He has won, no less than 13 […]

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International Women’s Day

Mar 08, 2013 Comments Off

IWD 101 years International Women’s Day has been observed since the early 1900′s, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the rise of radical ideologies. This day marks a 101 official years of struggles, social change, achievements and innovation engendered by women from every corner […]

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