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Diversity Begins Within. Not With Oscar - Huffington Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 11:19 AM PST


Huffington Post

Diversity Begins Within. Not With Oscar
Huffington Post
Over the past couple of weeks, I have listened to the bell ringers complain about the injustices (i.e. lack of diversity, inequity of pay for female actors, etc.) within the entertainment industry, however, not one of the aforementioned bell ringers ...

Do Nottinghamshire bellringers believe their hobby could be a sport? - Nottingham Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 10:13 AM PST


Nottingham Post

Do Nottinghamshire bellringers believe their hobby could be a sport?
Nottingham Post
Mary, whose professional background is social work, is also in the team, and an officer of Southwell and Nottingham Diocesan Guild of Church Bell Ringers. They believe the sport idea is worth exploring – although they are respectful of others' views.

Daily Meditation: A Lullaby - Huffington Post

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 09:18 AM PST


Daily Meditation: A Lullaby
Huffington Post
Come from the greedy mart, the troubled street, And listen to the music, faint and sweet, That echoes ever to a listening ear, Unheard by those who will not pause to hear– The wayward chimes of memory's pensive bells, Wind-blown o'er misty hills and ...

16 Ways a Virtual Phone Service Can Help Your Business - Small Business Trends

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 09:01 AM PST


Small Business Trends

16 Ways a Virtual Phone Service Can Help Your Business
Small Business Trends
Call routing – Help your caller reach the right person with automation rules that you can change on the fly. Determine who gets the call using features such as group queues and simultaneous ringing and get your calls on the road with “follow-me ...

Bhupesh Bhandari: Selling nationalism - Business Standard

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 08:20 AM PST


Business Standard

Bhupesh Bhandari: Selling nationalism
Business Standard
You could call it coincidence but the business disruption of the month, when little known Noida-based Ringing Bells launched a smartphone for as little as Rs 251, too was wrapped in full nationalistic fervour. The back of the handset shown to the media ...

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2016 Freeport FebFest schedule, Feb. 24-29 - KeepMEcurrent.com

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 08:15 AM PST


2016 Freeport FebFest schedule, Feb. 24-29
KeepMEcurrent.com
27, 3 p.m.: Freeport First Parish Church Congregational, Pine Tree Academy Bell Ringers in concert. Donations accepted. 865-4747. Feb. 27, 7 p.m.: Maine Coast Waldorf School, Greater Freeport Community Chorus Cabaret Night. Musical from members of ...

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Latest wave of pubs receive safer drinking venue accreditation in Runcorn and Widnes - Liverpool Echo

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 04:04 AM PST


Liverpool Echo

Latest wave of pubs receive safer drinking venue accreditation in Runcorn and Widnes
Liverpool Echo
They are Chambers in Runcorn, The Childe Of Hale and Wellington pubs in Hale village, and the Four Topped Oak, Eight Towers, Church View and Establishment in Widnes. ... venues have ArcAngel status: The Bradley, Childe Of Hale, Church View, Cricketer's ...

Kolozha Chime brings together church music performers from eight countries - Belarus News (BelTA)

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 02:26 AM PST


Belarus News (BelTA)

Kolozha Chime brings together church music performers from eight countries
Belarus News (BelTA)
The program of Kolozha Chime 2016 also features lectures on bell-ringing, film screenings, and an evening of religious poetry and guitar poetry. Besides, there is a photo exhibition Orthodox Churches of Grodno Region running as part of the festival.

Romanian Churches Fall, and a Community Withers - Transitions Online

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 01:32 AM PST


Transitions Online

Romanian Churches Fall, and a Community Withers
Transitions Online
The belfry of a 15th-century church in Roades partly collapsed last week, followed two days later when the Romanesque tower of a 13th-century church in Rotbav, also in Brasov county, fell down. Decades of neglect have taken a severe toll on the ...

Old Gonfalon and Pinsel's sculptures - The Day Weekly Digest

Posted: 25 Feb 2016 01:00 AM PST


The Day Weekly Digest

Old Gonfalon and Pinsel's sculptures
The Day Weekly Digest
The exhibition “Treasures of the Princely Church of St. Nicholas in Lviv,” which opened at the Museum of the Religion History, presents old church books, liturgical implements, musical notes from the princely church of St. Nicholas. For the first time ...

From the Craven Herald archives - Craven Herald

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 11:30 PM PST


From the Craven Herald archives
Craven Herald
As a precaution against any bomb damage being done to the historic church of Giggleswick, it was agreed that the church bells should not be rung after 4pm and that the chimes be taken off the clock. On Sunday evenings, the interior lights were to be ...

3DS eShop - Nintendo Life

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST


Nintendo Life

3DS eShop
Nintendo Life
... players must entertain canine and feline guests with mini-games in order to earn experience and unlock new mini-games. There's a little bit of a story involved with the owner of the nearby rival pet inn initially looking down on your rookie efforts ...

Bury, Gr Man

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to I

Chardstock, Devon

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Farnham, Surrey

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to I

Lower Swell, Glos

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Malton, New, N Yorks

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Monkton, Devon

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listed Building ID changed from 86642 to 1333700

Okehampton, Devon

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Plumtree, Notts

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to I

Rickling, Essex

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to I

Ridlington, Rutland

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Willesborough, Kent

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:00 PM PST

EH Listing Grade amended from II to II*

Pages from the Past - La Crosse Tribune

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 03:24 PM PST


Pages from the Past
La Crosse Tribune
From the belfry of the Hauge's Lutheran church peals forth in clear and sweet tones from a new bell just elevated there. Michael J. Salander was in the city from Retreat to attend the funeral of his old comrade, Isaac N. Groves. He laments the fact ...

In the music spotlight: Beach House - Chicago Sun-Times

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 03:02 PM PST


In the music spotlight: Beach House
Chicago Sun-Times
Alex Scally's ringing guitar chords are enveloped in swirling clouds of chorus, reverb and delay. Victoria Legrand's evocative lyrics are far more discernible than those of ... The change was deliberate. “With the growing success of 'Teen Dream' and ...

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Steve Bell on Cameron's 'motherly advice' to Corbyn – cartoon - The Guardian

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:46 PM PST


The Guardian

Steve Bell on Cameron's 'motherly advice' to Corbyn – cartoon
The Guardian
Steve Bell on Cameron's 'motherly advice' to Corbyn – cartoon. Steve Bell 25.2.16. Illustration: Steve Bell. Steve Bell. Wednesday 24 February 2016 16.32 EST Last modified on Wednesday 24 February 2016 16.46 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...

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From Big Ben to the Liberty Bell and still in tune with the times - The Times (subscription)

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:07 PM PST


From Big Ben to the Liberty Bell and still in tune with the times
The Times (subscription)
It's an improbable sight, but the Whitechapel Bell Foundry still stands on east London's busy Whitechapel Road, an island in an area all but obliterated in the Second World War. Moreover, it is a business that has been fighting for survival for years ...

A Chat with Joan Baez - ithaca.com

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:07 PM PST


ithaca.com

A Chat with Joan Baez
ithaca.com
Now 75 years old, Baez has worked against war and human rights injustice with her ringing voice on countless tours, and thus far has released 24 studio albums and seven live records in the U.S. ... So personally the changes are monumental. Then if you ...

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TGIF: Happenings — what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Feb. 26 - The Morning Journal

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:01 PM PST


The Morning Journal

TGIF: Happenings — what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Feb. 26
The Morning Journal
N., Canton, presents “Out of the Woods and Into the Ring,” new sculptures by Kristen Cliffel, through March 6. ... Valley Art Center: 155 Bell St., Chagrin Falls, presents “It's Elemental: Fire & Water,” through March 2. ..... April 23; WOW Wine Dinner ...

Canada's Largest Pharmacy Chain Is Quietly Thinking About Selling Medical Weed - VICE News

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 12:50 PM PST


Canada's Largest Pharmacy Chain Is Quietly Thinking About Selling Medical Weed
VICE News
That may soon change, though, thanks to a court ruling which deemed the system unconstitutional on Wednesday. Smitham did not respond to a repeated request for comment from VICE News. Rexall, the second biggest pharmacy chain, has also reportedly ...

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A ride home holds keys to romance - The Tennessean

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 11:37 AM PST


The Tennessean

A ride home holds keys to romance
The Tennessean
Bell ringers were Stuart Endres, Jack Gray and Dylan Gray. The bride wore an Alvina Velenta ivory French lace gown with stunning rhinestone beading at the waist. Her cathedral-length illusion and lace veil was handmade by close family friend, Zahra Zare.

Form govt or dissolve Assembly, says Farooq - Chandigarh Tribune

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 11:34 AM PST


Chandigarh Tribune

Form govt or dissolve Assembly, says Farooq
Chandigarh Tribune
“This storm is ringing the bells of danger…you cannot hold Kashmir if you continue to flare animosity between Muslim and Hindus,” he said. Farooq said Jammu and Kashmir's future remains with India and suggested any solution would not change the Line ...

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Tornado Outbreak Kills 3 in the South; Emergencies Declared in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida | The ... - The Weather Channel

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 10:54 AM PST


The Weather Channel

Tornado Outbreak Kills 3 in the South; Emergencies Declared in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida | The ...
The Weather Channel
Governor John Bel Edwards issued a state of emergency for seven different parishes across the state, including St. Johns, Assumption and Washington following the destructive storms. “I ask all Louisianans to pray for the victims of the terrible storms ...
Tornado Outbreak Kills at Least 6 in South, Mid-AtlanticWunderground.com (blog)

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Daily Meditation: The Journey Of Lent - Huffington Post

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 09:10 AM PST


Huffington Post

Daily Meditation: The Journey Of Lent
Huffington Post
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features a poem by the late religion ...

London: 15 Must-Know Facts About England's Capital (Part 2) - PPcorn (blog)

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 07:09 AM PST


PPcorn (blog)

London: 15 Must-Know Facts About England's Capital (Part 2)
PPcorn (blog)
We filled you in with the first seven must-know facts about London in part one, and now we are here to share all of the most important details. If you are planning on a trip to London soon, you will definitely need to see these facts! Read on to ...

Seven things I love about living in Randwick - Domain News

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 05:22 AM PST


Domain News

Seven things I love about living in Randwick
Domain News
Part of that was the construction of a Victorian Gothic church – St Jude's – that essentially reproduced St John's Church in Randwick, England. The eight bells of St Jude's still ring out at practice each Tuesday night, while on Sunday mornings ...

GIRLGUIDES CELEBRATE WORLD THINKING DAY - Island Echo

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:31 AM PST


Island Echo

GIRLGUIDES CELEBRATE WORLD THINKING DAY
Island Echo
Members of Girlguiding IW, who are accomplished in campanology, chose to ring the bells of All Saints prior to the service whilst a Guide read a Prayer, Brownies read and performed actions to a poem and Guides performed a 'silent' song. Other ...

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The refreshing moral insight of 'Mockingbird' - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 04:13 AM PST


Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

The refreshing moral insight of 'Mockingbird'
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
From her tranquil hometown, Lee must have known her novel — required in English class, found tattered in a used bookstore, reclaimed from a box in the basement — was causing lightning, and earthquakes and pealing church bells. Abraham Lincoln called ...

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HAVING A MOAN Hull City manager Steve Bruce PA - NW Evening Mail

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:33 AM PST


NW Evening Mail

HAVING A MOAN Hull City manager Steve Bruce PA
NW Evening Mail
BELL-RINGERS are claiming their hobby is really a sport – that it should even be included in the Olympics. Well, the world's rope-pulling campanologists will have to get in line. There is at least one other new sport ahead of them – FA Cup bashing. And ...

Redemptorist Fire: A follow up from the past - Dundalk Democrat

Posted: 24 Feb 2016 01:32 AM PST


Dundalk Democrat

Redemptorist Fire: A follow up from the past
Dundalk Democrat
Indeed, when I was a young altar boy serving in the church some twenty years later, there was a wildly held belief that republicans, who under threat of excommunication for their activities during both the War of Independence and Civil War, could get ...

Bell-ringing has no sport ap-peal - The Bolton News (blog)

Posted: 23 Feb 2016 11:57 PM PST


The Bolton News (blog)

Bell-ringing has no sport ap-peal
The Bolton News (blog)
While there's obviously a physical element to bell-ringing – and I do understand the need to get more exponents and interest the young – it can never be a sport because it lacks a sense of competition. It may well have ropes to pull and moves like ...

Gruelling operation to remove cracked bell from Hereford church carried out - Hereford Times

Posted: 23 Feb 2016 11:38 PM PST


Hereford Times

Gruelling operation to remove cracked bell from Hereford church carried out
Hereford Times
A GRUELLING operation to remove a cracked bell from a Hereford church was carried out this week. The fifth bell was removed from the tower of All Saints Church in the city centre after Hereford-based RRA Architects – which is responsible for checking ...

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Gruelling operation to remove cracked bell from Hereford church carried out - Evesham Journal

Posted: 23 Feb 2016 11:32 PM PST


Evesham Journal

Gruelling operation to remove cracked bell from Hereford church carried out
Evesham Journal
For the repair work to be carried out, the bells had to be carefully lowered to the ground and three of the eight bells, together with their respective oak bell-frames, were dismantled. The original lifting hatches within the ringing platform were ...

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All the best from furthest west as beacons glow on Queen's birthday - Belfast Newsletter

Posted: 23 Feb 2016 10:09 PM PST


Belfast Newsletter

All the best from furthest west as beacons glow on Queen's birthday
Belfast Newsletter
This 'crossing of lights' symbolises the Queen's historic visit to St.Macartin's Church of Ireland Cathedral in 2012 for a service of thanksgiving to mark her Diamond Jubilee. Following her attendance at the service, the Queen crossed the street to ...

Alarm over 10-dwelling plan - dailytelegraph.com.au

Posted: 23 Feb 2016 08:59 PM PST

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