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2011-12-24 16:20:00

Following confirmation of Arts Council England funding, London 2012 Festival organisers are pleased to announce that ‘The Crash of The Elysium’, Punchdrunk’s live Doctor Who adventure for

2008-08-03 18:00:09

By FIONA McINTOSH THERE'S nowhere more lovely in the world than a sunny day at the British seaside. And there are rare occasions when all the heavens align, the school holidays have started, the sun is out and the beach beckons.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]