The morning was damp with the threat of rain in the air. As everyone stood quietly in reflection during the two minutes silence at 11:00 there were drops of rain, but they seemed to clear soon after Reveille was blown… Continue reading
On Sunday 14th October 2018 the Manchester Half Marathon took place for a fourth year and unfortunately it was a wet, wet, wet morning. However, whilst the bad weather delayed the start of the race, it did not stop residents… Continue reading
WIN 2 TICKETS FOR THE CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION CONCERT Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org by 1pm on Wednesday 12th December. First person to do so will win the 2 free tickets.
If you are not lucky enough to win, don’t worry tickets are… Continue reading
Every year in November, the Royal British Legion, distribute poppies as symbols of Remembrance and host events for the nation to come together and remember the fallen of the Armed Forces.
The first Poppy Appeal was held in 1921, the… Continue reading
Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. It became an official Federal holiday in 1863, when, during the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving… Continue reading
As July approached eight year old Alfie was planning his summer holiday activities.
Swimming at the YMCA, picnics in the park, water-skiing at the water park in Sale and playing with his friends. However, he had to think carefully how… Continue reading
April Fools’ Day, which is sometimes called All Fools’ Day, is one of the most light-hearted days of the year and is celebrated in many countries on April 1st every year. It is widely recognized and celebrated as a day… Continue reading
St George’s Day is celebrated by the several nations, kingdoms, countries and cities of which Saint George is the patron saint i.e. Bulgaria, England, Ethiopia, Georgia, Greece, Portugal and Russia. St George’s Day is celebrated on the 23rd of April,… Continue reading
March 17th is when people around the world celebrate the patron saint of Ireland, but what do we know about the man and why do we remember him? The day honours the patron saint of Ireland, but celebrations are… Continue reading