William Shakespeare

Photo: Boston Public Library William Shakespeare (April 26, 1564 – April 23, 1616), England Events Cedar City, Utah: https://www.bard.org Ashland, Oregon: https://www.osfashland.org Recommended Listening Tumult of the times: William Shakespeare’s King Lear – 1606. Catholic terrorists have just been arrested in a plot to blow up the King and massacre politicians and innocent people. At …

Gloucester

Photo: JJ Glos Gloucester is a city in Gloucestershire, in the South West of England. Gloucester lies close to the Welsh border, on the River Severn, between the Cotswolds to the east and the Forest of Dean to the southwest. Recommended listening https://www.bbc.co.uk/radiogloucestershire Live Elsewhere on the Web http://www.thisisgloucestershire.co.uk http://www.thisisgloucestershire.co.uk/latestnews/Pub-puts-food-miles-menu/article-420089-detail/article.html http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/parkandride http://www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire http://www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire/nature http://www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk http://discovergloucester.com …

London Links

London flag Links related to London, England presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @catherinemack @danravenellison @LondonSounds @GreenGuideUK @GreenLondoner @RSAEvents @boroughmarket @Londonist @TheMexLondoner @wabbey @kewgardens @LondonNPC @StanfordsTravel @intelligence2 @ltmuseum @abundancelondon @Royal_Greenwich @londonspeakspod @AboutLondon @london_kayak @iambrianjones Videos Meetups GreatOutdoorsLondon Hammersmith Bridge https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hammersmith_Bridge https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/apr/11/hammersmith-bridge-closed-to-cars-after-critical-faults-found https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-47891838 Just cycled out to Hammersmith Bridge from Hackney to see what this bridge …

England Parks Review (2018)

Photo: Andrew Foster England – Earlier in 2018 Environment Secretary Michael Gove launched an independent review into the nation’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). The closing date for responses is 18 December 2018. Nearly 70 years after the country’s National Parks were first established, opening up the countryside and allowing more …