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Oxford - Bridge of Sighs Less than an hour and a half, makes a great day out

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Steel Wire Mesh Noticeboard

Steel Wire Mesh Noticeboard ~ "A clean and minimalist noticeboard, designed and made in England from steel wire. Perfect for making moodboards and displaying photos in your new home."

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Geographies Exhibit now at University of Vermont

Geographies: New England Book Work, the New England Chapter of The Guild of Book Workers exhibition, is now on view at The University of Vermont's Bailey/Howe Library in Burlington, Vermont through...

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Oxford has some fantastic examples of every English architectural period since the arrival of the Saxons, including the iconic, mid-18th-century Radcliffe Camera. Oxford is known as the "city of dreaming spires", a term coined by poet Matthew Arnold in his poem Thyrsis.

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Ancient boundaries are the strongest

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

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“The Bodleian Library, Oxford University, England. Known to Oxford scholars as “Bodley” or simply “the Bod”, it serves as the main research library of the university.

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WEEKEND GUIDE: 10 AWESOME THINGS TO DO IN LEEDS. #RealEstate #LiveinWestYorkshire #Leeds can help you find your new home.

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Oxford's Hertford Bridge, popularly known as the Bridge of Sighs, is a skyway joining two parts of Hertford College over New College Lane.

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