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2009-08-05 17:25:23

A pair of British businessmen have created a 70-foot-tall tribute to London's 150-year-old Big Ben clock from more than 500 bales of straw. Chris Sadler and Mike Harper, who have joined annually to create straw sculptures alongside the A51 road between Nantwich and Chester in England's Cheshire county, said this year's 20-ton Big Ben sculpture, which features a steel frame and a working clock that is illuminated at night, was made to honor the London landmark's 150th birthday, the Daily Mail...

2008-07-03 00:00:22

A Pioneering course launched by Cheshire College which offers pupils the chance to work in the food industry while studying is proving a success. The Young Apprenticeship in Food Manufacture is open to school pupils aged 14 to 16. Awarded by Improve, the food and drink sector skills council, the scheme provides an alternative to traditional academic education by providing students with industry-recognised vocational qualifications. James Yuill, a 15-year-old pupil at Sir William Stanier...