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Why communities of color having more representation in art is great

Since the end of the 20th century and also in our century, arts started to be seen as powerful means of registering violence and social traumas. Art finally abandoned the field of mere “imitation” and became an agent of memory and history. It is not by chance that exhibitions bring current political themes to their agenda. Issues related to minorities, immigration, gender, transsexuality, the memory … Continue reading Why communities of color having more representation in art is great

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Four Brilliant Podcasts to Get Your Ears Around

Do podcasts help you get through the day? As the world of radio declines, podcasts are stepping in to take over. This listening trend is booming, and more people than ever are putting on their headphones or tuning into their home’s smart speaker to get their podcast fix. When surveyed, 7.1 million Britons said that they’d listened to a podcast within the last month. This … Continue reading Four Brilliant Podcasts to Get Your Ears Around

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Top 6 Qualities an Effective Emcee Must Possess

Hosts or “emcees” serve as the driver of an event. They determine the direction, pace, and flow of a program in order to effectively deliver the intended message and, ultimately, achieve the event objectives. Aside from this, professional emcees offer invaluable insight into the affair. For corporate events, they ensure that the audience’s attention remains focused on the event progress, and encourage participation. They also … Continue reading Top 6 Qualities an Effective Emcee Must Possess

accessible sport

The popularity of accessible sport & where to go to play them

The DWP Family Resources Survey, covering the period 2015/16, highlighted that England has 11.5 million disabled people — that’s close to 20 per cent of the country’s entire population. Sport England has also found in its Active Lives report that disabled people are twice as likely to be physically inactive when compared to non-disabled people, although the Activity Alliance has established in its own study … Continue reading The popularity of accessible sport & where to go to play them

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4 Reasons Why an Escape Room is The Perfect Activity For Your Next Family Outing

It isn’t easy to find a fun activity that the whole family will enjoy. After all, everyone has their own distinct interests and tastes which very rarely intertwine. Going to the movies? Mum and dad probably don’t want to watch another Pixar film, and the kids won’t be interested in a historical biopic. Going out for dinner? How do you find a compromise between McDonald’s … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why an Escape Room is The Perfect Activity For Your Next Family Outing

football programmes

Investing in football memorabilia: The value of football programmes and how to grab a bargain

It’s no secret that there was once a craze around football memorabilia, but an interest seems to be reigniting. But, many fans now aren’t sure of what to look for and how much an item they already own in storage could be worth. For football programmes in particular, we look at which editions have sold for the most money and offer you advice on how … Continue reading Investing in football memorabilia: The value of football programmes and how to grab a bargain

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Who has the ‘greenest’ football stadium

With the 2018 World Cup well underway and full of surprises, a UK energy company decided to take a slightly different look at the beautiful game – examining which stadiums have the biggest and smallest environmental impact. Clubs and countries around the globe have being doing their part to cut their energy usage, reduce their carbon footprint and act more responsibly. The infographic below from … Continue reading Who has the ‘greenest’ football stadium