Category: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Blenheim Palace, one of the UK’s Grandest Country Houses; Liz Gill; About My Generation

Photo: Blenheim Palace

Liz Gill, is impressed with the spendour of the building, and enjoys the new exhibition about the most famous scion of the family it was constructed for, Sir Winston Churchill. You can learn a lot about a place from its windows, the guide Antonia tells Liz Gill as they stand before the vast splendour of Blenheim Palace.

Source: Blenheim Palace, one of the UK’s Grandest Country Houses

Celebrating the Greek Revolution: A Grecian guide to Edinburgh, the Athens of the North; Jim Claven; Neos Kosmos

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Classical Greece’s impact on civilisation was immense, its influence stretching far and wide. And when communities throughout the western world experienced their own period of greatness, they reached back to emulate the world of Athens in its classical heyday.

Source: Celebrating the Greek Revolution: A Grecian guide to Edinburgh, the Athens of the North | Neos Kosmos

Celebrating Saltaire’s status as a Unesco World Heritage Site in Titus Salt exhibition to explore founder’s mark; Ruby Kitchen; Yorkshire Post

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First forged on one man’s philanthropic vision, the model village of Saltaire has long since shaped social standards for the betterment of all.

Source: Celebrating Saltaire’s status as a Unesco World Heritage Site in Titus Salt exhibition to explore founder’s mark