The name for the month of ‘May’ was believed to derive from the name ‘Maius’ or ‘Magius’- taken from ‘Mag’ meaning the ‘Growing month’ or Shooting month.The Romans revered ‘Maia’- […]
British film icon Sir Michael Caine who starred in such classic British films as ‘Alfie’ and ‘Get Carter‘ turned 85 this month (14/03). He’d be forgiven for reaching for his […]
“Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet.” ~Stephen Hawking. RIP Professor Stephen Hawking. Sadly parting this world on Einstein’s Birthday, and the most relevant […]
2018 will be another year of ‘deeds, not words’, as the UK joins together to mark 100 years since the Representation of the People Act 1918. Suffrage leader Emmeline Pankhurst […]
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, the future Queen Elizabeth. Photo by Vandyk taken on 6 July 1922- 9 months before her marriage into the Royal Family.
A 1951 shot of Piccadilly Circus-London