Teacher on Tour

One of the highlights of being an EFL teacher is having the opportunity to visit new places. This week I was lucky enough to travel to four fantastic cities in the UK starting with Birmingham. I used to visit during my student days to go to concerts (including Queens of the Stone Age and Nine …

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Slam Dunk Nostalgia

In 2007, I was an aspiring music journalist, travelling across the UK to review and interview my favourite bands. One of the festivals I went to was Slam Dunk in Leeds; I even made a ska-inspired black and white skirt for the occasion. Twelve years later, I put on the same skirt to attend the same …

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An Artist’s Journey – Exhibition Review

Magdalene Odundo: The Journey of Things The Hepworth, Wakefield 16 February – 2 June 2019 Ceramic artist Magdalene Odundo has been creating her distinct style of studio pottery for over forty years. Born in Kenya and educated in the UK, Odundo's work is a fusion of African and British cultures, histories and crafts, brought together …

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