we decided to incorporate travel as another theme, inspired by our favourite year when we spent 12 months travelling together. Joe designed a large vintage map for the table plan, with travel ephemera and luggage tags for the names. We framed old maps of all the countries we visited, and added a decorated luggage tag for the table names. As mentioned, we love photos, so we spent time with our families going through albums. We scanned in loads of images, and Joe added a vintage style frame to…
April 2, 2012. London. Americans may not be allowed to watch the historic interview airing in England today and tomorrow. Because of widespread censorship of the news in the US, Americans may not even hear about it. But for the first time ever, the man who single-handedly caused the US to invade the wrong country after the Sept. 11 attacks will speak to reporters in Britain, admitting his lie and telling all. His name is Rafid Ahmed Alwan al-Janabi, or Curveball to the CIA.
Where in Ireland are you from? Trace your Irish heritage and find out where your Irish surname originated or is most dominant in Ireland. We’ve included over 100's of popular Irish surnames from all around the country, from the O’Sullivans of Cork to the Doyles of Dublin to the O’Malleys of Mayo. Enjoy!
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King Egbert (802-839). House of Wessex. First recognized King of all of England. Queen Elizabeth II's 34th great-grandfather. During the late 8th century, when King Offa of Mercia ruled most of England, Egbert lived in exile at the court of Charlemagne. Egbert regained his kingdom in 802. Succeeded by son Aethelwulf, father of Alfred the Great.