Month: September 2014

Who will you make peace with? – Interview with Jeremy Gilley, Founder of Peace One Day

Today is the eve of this year’s Peace Day, an international initiative for peace and nonviolence. This year it has a particular emphasis on the Democratic Republic of Congo, with … Continue reading Who will you make peace with? – Interview with Jeremy Gilley, Founder of Peace One Day

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Tall Ships Sailing

 

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Their masts stood stern and proud against a moody sky, with ropes and rigging sketching out an orderly tangle between the slender columns that give these tall ships their name. Some were decked out in jaunty bunting, others sported creamily elegant sails, some flaunted boldly decorated livery. Clipping along in their frothy wash against a backdrop of the metal and glass encrusted towers of the Docklands, the ships seemed incongruous, as if they had somehow sailed in from centuries past like floating tardises, rather than from modern-day Falmouth. (more…)