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The Festival of Britain 1951 – Swansea

The Festival of Britain (1951) beyond London Abstract This article takes a focussed look at how the Festival of Britain was marked outside the main events in...

Julian Assange supporters rally to defeat extradition to United States

  Free Julian Assange graffiti in London March 2020 – Photo courtesy Flickr user Duncan C (CC BY-NC 2.0) Time is fast running out to get...

The implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for the environment

A forestry worker, wearing a face mask for protection against coronavirus, gathers fallen wood from a tropical area, in Guinée, Africa. Photo courtesy Aboubacarkhoraa...

Create a Family Tree

Materials Needed: A few pieces of sturdy paper or cardboard Markers, crayons, colored pencils - whatever colors you want to use Pair of scissors ...

Is Namibia walking a fine line between Chinese and European spy technology?

Youth pose for a photo capture at a conference in Namibia. Image credit: Yusuf Kalyango Jnr (CC BY-SA 2.0). This article is part of UPROAR,...

Fruit picking in a pandemic: Europe’s precarious migrant workers

“Germany, choke on your asparagus” reads this graffiti in Wedding, Berlin. Photo (c): Maxim Edwards, May 2020. In late June, more than 1,500 workers at...

French police arrest Félicien Kabuga, alleged financier of genocide in Rwanda

Monument commemorating the genocide in Rwanda. Photo from The Advocacy Project, used under license CC BY-NC-SA 2.0  After 26 years on the run, Rwandan genocide...

Groundswell of support to free Julian Assange around February extradition hearing

Event in support of Julian Assange (Barcelona, 24 February 2020) – Photo courtesy of Assemblea Nacional Catalana Flickr account (CC BY-NC 2.0) Wikileaks’ founder Julian...

An interview with Roger Robinson, winner of the 2019 T.S. Eliot Prize in poetry

2019 T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry winner Roger Robinson. Photo by Naomi Woodis, used with permission. On January 13, 2020, Trinidadian-British poet Roger Robinson won the T.S....

Parody song remembers Eastern European fighters in WWII’s Battle of Britain

Collage of portrait photos of RAF pilots Josef František, Stanislav Fejfar and Douglas Bader. Public Domain, via Wikipedia. The British education TV series “Horrible Histories” by...

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Petition for Wales to have devolved control over Crown Estate in Wales

Nearly 10,000 people have signed a petition for Wales to have devolved control of just over £603M of Crown Estate land in Wales. At the...

A walk around Swansea on a gloomy day

A video showing a walk around Swansea on a gloomy day. Video from youtube channel: This is Swansea

Edward George Bowen – pioneer of radar

Edward George Bowen (nickname Taffy) was born on January 14, 1912 in Cockett, Swansea. He was responsible for inventing and developing radar between 1935...

Kenfig Natural Nature Reserve – Destroyed by bikes

Kenfig natural nature reserve has made photos showing how bikes have torn up the land causing devastation. This is not how you should treat a...

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