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OIEG celebrate 25 years!

OIEG celebrate 25 years!

Having started in 1991, on the 16th May 2016, Oxford International Education Group had a big celebration with all the staff members to mark their 25th anniversary. The owners David Brown and Robert Darrell started by operating outbound tours for UK University students and established English language courses for foreign students during the summer. Today,…

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Shakespeare’s 400th Anniversary Celebrations

Shakespeare's 400th Anniversary Celebrations

Celebrating the famous script-writer William Shakespeare’s achievements, a year of cultural and artistic events are taking place across London to commemorate the 400th anniversary of his death. With some of his most famous pieces including ‘Romeo and Juliet’, ‘Hamlet’, ‘Macbeth’ and ‘The Tempest’, the events will be comprising of theatre, music, opera, dance and exhibitions with an…

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The Black Penny

The Black Penny

Issued in Great Britain on the 1st May 1840, the Black Penny featuring the profile of Queen Victoria was the first adhesive postage stamp used officially in the public postal system on the 6th May! The adhesive element of the postage stamp was to indicate the pre-payment of postage. Sir Rowland Hill allowed letters of…

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Mayoral Elections 2016

Mayoral Elections 2016

Elections to select the next Mayor of London was held on May 5th 2016. Citizens all over the UK placed their vote to choose who should be following in the footsteps of ex-mayor Boris Johnson who has decided not to stand for re-election. Having been elected as a Member of Parliament for the Conservative Party…

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