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Laurence Gadd’s “The Great Expectations Country,” published in 1929 and long out of print.In “The Great Expectations Country,” Colonel Gadd maintains that the church in the novel must be this one, since its architecture matches that described by Pip.

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It is 40 years since gunmen attacked an Israeli airport, killing 26 people.Show more



Note that some people might find today's programme upsetting.

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You may have heard of white and black sand beaches, but what about shores with pink sands?Though rare, several pink sand beaches can be found in countries around the world, including Greece and Indonesia.

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A man has been dubbed the ‘world’s funniest’ flight attendant after a viral video shows him leaving 150 passengers in stitches with his snarky safety announcement.Cindy Kuhn, 55, captured the hilarious moment a flight attendant took to the plane's tannoy to read out his hilarious, unique take on a safety announcement.

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However, the best sites to stargaze share a few qualities in common: they feature low light pollution, they’re at a higher altitude, and they are framed by fascinating landforms that illuminate under a brilliant night sky.Arches National Park, UtahAs a photographer, I’ve seen the sky glitter around the world including Tasmania, Australia, where I live.

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The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has opened the world's first-ever underwater hotel residence.Its name is "Muraka," which means "coral" in the Maldives' local language Dhivehi.

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Well, wonder no more, because concept artist and writer Joshua Dunlop has started bringing them to life with his amazing pieces of 3D art.Each month on his Patreon page, Dunlop will be creating a new Pokemon from the first generation as part of his Pokémon Zoology series.

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Italy’s president lamented World War I’s roots in “aggressive nationalism” and held up the European Union as the “highest expression” of a commitment to common good needed to prevent catastrophic military conflicts.French President Emmanuel Macron started a six-day tour of World War I battlegrounds Sunday night in the eastern French city of Strasbourg.

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The mills were relocated to the nearby Piazzo Tasso in 1866, and the site was completely abandoned in the 1940s.And while they may no longer provide any electricity, the abandoned towers still provide plenty of eerily beautiful vistas.

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Epcot International Festival of the Arts.(photo via Walt Disney World Resort)
Disney World announced Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts will debut January 18.

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Unveiled in 1870, the Atlantic City Boardwalk along the Jersey Shore was the world's first such contraption.Here are a dozen of the world's best boardwalks:Blackpool Promenade (England)Blackpool, England pioneered the modern beach vacation.

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While you went to sleep on Halloween night, Walt Disney World employees were busy transforming the Park into a magical holiday season paradise.In just a matter of hours, they took down the pumpkins and spooky decorations, and put up Christmas trees and plenty of red.

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A previous temple was built on this site, likely by the Phoenicians, but the incredibly massive stones in the foundation are baffling to archaeologists.The blocks are the largest ever known to world history and weigh from 800 to 1500 tons each, depending on whose calculated estimates you trust.

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Wanderlusters, your #travelgoals are sure to hit new (sea)levels, once you catch a glimpse of Hilton’s new, otherworldly underwater villa in the Maldives.Hilton's Conrad Hotels & Resorts group have announced that The Muraka at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is ready to open to the public this month.

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Wanderlusters, your #travelgoals are sure to hit new (sea)levels, once you catch a glimpse of Hilton’s new, otherworldly underwater villa in the Maldives.Hilton's Conrad Hotels & Resorts group have announced that The Muraka at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is ready to open to the public this month.

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The Associated Press is also reporting that a beer can thrown during the parade hit one of Boston's four World Series trophies, slightly damaging it.The Red Sox outfielder didn't have his gold glove with him, and couldn't corral a pair of cans that flew his way as the parade made its way through Copley Square, CBS Boston reports.

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It is almost 40 years since an attack at the airport outside Tel Aviv - more than 20 people were killed.This programme contains some graphic descriptions of violence - listeners may find it distressing.

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It's supposed to have the world's largest terminal under one roof, although it's opening in phases and only limited flights will take off at first.On Monday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan revealed the airport's name as being simply "Istanbul Airport.

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ImageExploring the gardens at Cliveden, one of the hundreds of British estates and country homes maintained by the National Trust.Welcome to the National Trust, which protects and maintains some of that country’s historic residences and grounds for public use.

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The bronze Statue of Unity pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, a leader of the Indian independence movement who helped wrest the country from British control.VideoPrime Minister Narendra Modi helped celebrate the debut of the world’s tallest statue, a tribute to the Indian independence leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.