Tuesday April 22, 2014
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Monday April 21, 2014
Queen Elizabeth II turns 88 today (21 April 2014) although she celebrates her official birthday on a Saturday in June with the annual Trooping the Colour
. The Queen usually spends her actual birthday privately, but the occasion is marked publicly by gun salutes in central London at midday: a 41 gun salute in Hyde Park, a 21 gun salute in Windsor Great Park and a 62 gun salute at the Tower of London
Wednesday April 16, 2014
Encouraging children to enjoy cooking and to learn how their favorite meals are created is always a good thing. The Divertimenti Cookery School has a children's program called Growing Gourmets which has classes during the UK school holidays.
I took my daughter to an Easter cooking class and here's how we got on: Divertimenti Cookery School - Growing Gourmets Review
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Tuesday April 15, 2014
St. Patrick's Day
is well celebrated in London but we'll also have St. George's Day
celebrations, although on a much smaller scale.
St George's Day is on 23 April but there's a Feast of St George
in Trafalgar Square on Monday 21 April 2014 with music, dancing and lots of eating. You can find out about other celebrations, including Morris dancing, at www.stgeorgesholiday.com
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