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2012-07-24 23:03:28

United Press International reports that London's giant Ferris wheel will light up with colors each night to reflect the nation's feelings about the Olympics London, UK (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 United Press International reports that London's giant Ferris wheel will light up with colors each night to reflect the nation's feelings about the Olympics According to the Telegraph, utility company EDF Energy commissioned a group of social media analysts to create an algorithm that tracks how...

2010-11-30 11:52:00

YORK, England, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Superbreak, the UK based short breaks specialist, has announced the addition of the Batman Live World Arena Tour to its events break programme as it secures the 'preferred short break partner' title for the tour. The Yorkshire based tour operator is offering a range of morning, afternoon and evening timed entry tickets to all eight UK venues to ensure avid fans, families and couples alike the chance to experience the tour regardless of their...

2010-11-17 07:00:00

YORK, England, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Superbreak, the short break specialist, has announced the addition of several headline acts to its concerts and events break programme. The company has secured tickets to some of the most popular pop, rock and comedy acts currently touring including Kings of Leon, Bon Jovi and Peter Kay. Recently Superbreak has noticed a surge in demand for its event breaks as its hotel and ticket packages for Take That's Progress Tour went on sale and interest...

2010-11-04 13:52:00

YORK, England, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Superbreak, the short break tour operator, has launched a range of hotel and ticket packages for Take That's Manchester and Wembley Arena shows. The Yorkshire based tour operator reported a surge of enquiries into its call centre for Take That event packages after tickets went on general sale last week. In response to this demand, Superbreak has secured a number of standing Take That tickets for both the Wembley Arena and City of Manchester...

2010-10-22 07:53:00

LONDON, October 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuesday 19 October 2010 became significant and a memorable day for Russia and Britain, when the grand unveiling of the new Russian masts on the legendary HMS Belfast in London took place in the presence of HRH Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh and the Head of the Russian presidential administration Sergey Naryshkin. Russian veterans of the Arctic convoys from Archangel, Yuri Kopytov and George Evtukov, supported Petropavlovsk Group...

2010-10-18 06:15:00

LONDON, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuesday 19 October 2010 will become historically significant and memorable day for Russia and the United Kingdom. The grand opening of new Russian masts on the legendary HMS Belfast will take place in London. The restoration project of masts began in April 2009 at Severnaya Verf shipyard in St. Petersburg (http://www.nordsy.spb.ru/sv2/index_eng.php). Russian veterans of the Arctic convoys from Arkhangelsk, Yuri Kopytov and Georgi Evtukov, with...

2010-05-13 10:44:00

MOSCOW and LONDON, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Russo-British 65th Anniversary Victory Day celebration took place on board HMS Belfast in London on Sunday 9 May 2010 with over 200 people present. The ceremony was opened by the organizer, Chairman of Finance & Investment Markets Players Club (http://www.kifir.info), Eugene Kasevin, who delivered the message of greetings from Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II to all participants of the celebration. His Excellency Yury Fedotov, the...

2009-11-10 08:28:00

WASHINGTON DC, November 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Limehouse Software, an Objective Corporation company (ASX:OCL) and specialist government software solutions provider, congratulates its customers Plano, Texas and West Palm Beach, Florida, winners of The Center for Digital Government and Digital Communities Magazine's Top Digital Cities in America 2009. Plano and West Palm Beach have both been named Top Ten Digital Cities in their size categories for effectively using technology to better...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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