Liverpool

Photo: Phil Fiddyment, Liverpool (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Liverpool Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Qs7VWLtBLGtfRbfcA Headlines We don’t need Unesco listing, says new Liverpool heritage chiefLiverpool’s Waterfront Loses Its Unesco World Heritage ListingLiverpool stripped of Unesco World Heritage status Birkenhead Parkbirkenhead-park.org.ukWikipedia Embedded Tweets Planeta

Bristol, England

Photo: Indietravel, Bridge (Some rights reserved) The Avon and Frome rivers cut through limestone creating the hilly landscape of Bristol, England. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Fd4PnvXBXzRnFtey5 Recommended Listening Radio Bristol – [email protected]@[email protected]_sheri HeadlinesWhat has Bristol achieved as Europe’s ‘Green Capital’? BikesBristol (Bris) is one of the most prominent cycling cities of England, and is home to the national …

London Links

London flag What would locals like others know about London, England? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Headlines‘A massive betrayal’: how London’s Olympic legacy was sold out – Guardian‘Nature survives in the tiniest corners’: the City of London’s wild heart McGrath Road review – back-to-back to the futureWalkways in the sky: the return …

Cornwall

Photo: Martin Pettitt, Eden Project (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Cornwall Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/YKW2ATrHopVk7tax9 Governmentcornwall.gov.uk Eden ProjectVictoria Eden Project plans $150m ecotourism site for Victorian coalmineedenproject.comThe Eden Project WikipediaCornwall Planeta

William Shakespeare

Photo: Boston Public Library (Some rights reserved) William Shakespeare (April 26, 1564 – April 23, 1616), England EventsCedar City, Utah: bard.orgAshland, Oregon: 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. …

Hadrian’s Wall

Photo: Ewan Munro, View along Hadrian’s Wall, just north of Once Brewed (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Hadrian’s Wall (Latin: Vallum Aelium), also known as the Roman Wall, Picts’ Wall, or Vallum Hadriani in Latin, is a former defensive fortification of the Roman province of Britannia, begun in AD 122 in the reign of the emperor …

Independent SAGE

Logo Spotlight on Independent Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Independent SAGE) – dependentsage.org – an independent advisory group in the UK. Key Linksindependentsage.orgUseful [email protected] Wikipedia: The Independent Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies, better known as Independent SAGE is a group of scientists, unaffiliated to government (although some are also in the government SAGE), that publishes …

The RSA

Photo: C. G. P. Grey/Wikipedia, Royal Society The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, aka The RSA thersa.org is an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges. Through its ideas, research and 27,000-strong Fellowship it seeks to understand and enhance human capability to close the gap …

England’s South West Coast Path

Photo: Robert Pittman, Boscastle Panorama Wikipedia: The South West Coast Path is England’s longest waymarked long-distance footpath and a National Trail. It stretches for 630 miles, running from Minehead in Somerset, along the coasts of Devon and Cornwall, to Poole Harbour in Dorset. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/cu5LUPbKLRuKqNzG9 Key Linksgov.uksouthwestcoastpath.org.uk – Flickr. –@swcoastpath Embedded Tweets WikipediaSouth West Coast …