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Re-creating Croydon

Re-creating Croydon

Podcasts
Re-creating Croydon gets opinions about the old Croydon and where its heading. Recent years Croydon has had negative coverage after being one of the worst place hit by the 2011 London riots. However with plans of the new Westfield coming to the town. We find out what people think about the new regeneration and take a trip down memory lane to find out the history of Croydon and identify the changes that have happened in the borough.    
Camden Rocks Festival Announces First Wave of Artists for 2019

Camden Rocks Festival Announces First Wave of Artists for 2019

Music
“Camden remains at the heart of where generations of new music gets its start and I'm proud to be a part of that tradition.” Billy Bragg “Camden Rocks is where you can enjoy more than 200 bands - as long as you don’t mind skipping between more than 20 venues. We’re talking decent music… Quality and Quantity” Metro "“It’s great to see punters and bands from all genres come together to celebrate the best of live music. The energy across the day is electric and does Camden’s rock and roll heritage proud”. Chris McCormack, Camden Rocks Festival Organiser Taking place on Saturday 1stand Sunday 2ndJune 2019, the festival, now in its eighth year, is established as one of the must-see events in the UK musical calendar. Over 15,000 punters will have the opportunity to see over 400 ban
#Vote100: From suffrage to impostor syndrome

#Vote100: From suffrage to impostor syndrome

Activism, Education, Featured, Lifestyle
It has been 100 years since women could legally vote in the UK. To celebrate the centenary of this historic event, Voice of London is here to spread some girl love. Brief History Women were not allowed to vote in the UK up until 1918, which is when The Representation of the People Act was passed. In lights of the Act women above 30 with the required property qualification and all men above 21 were able to vote. While this was a huge step towards equal rights for women, it was only a stepping stone. There were two groups who fought for women’s rights. The ‘suffragists’ campaigned with peaceful methods such as lobbying, while the ‘suffragettes’ used more powerful, sometimes even illegal and violent protests to fight for equal voting rights for women. Their continuous fight resulted in
Disneyland Paris reveals new image of Marvel-themed area coming to Walt Disney Studios Park

Disneyland Paris reveals new image of Marvel-themed area coming to Walt Disney Studios Park

Entertainment, Travel
Disneyland Paris revealed a new image illustrating the Marvel-themed area coming to Walt Disney Studios Park. This new area will allow guests to encounter the heroes in new and exciting ways, from the mystic arts of Doctor Strange to the gravity defying feats of Spider-Man. Guests will also experience the latest in Pym Technology with Ant-Man and Wasp and be wowed as Iron Man, Captain Marvel, Black Panther, Captain America and more leap into action. In addition to heroic encounters, new attractions, thrilling entertainment and dining, guests will experience a reimagined Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster, which will become a high-speed, hyper-kinetic adventure. Get ready to assemble alongside Earth’s mightiest heroes to protect the world… recruitment begins soon. As part of a €2 billion, multi-y
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