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Famous landmarks in London England

Posted by on January 23, 2017 – 01:00 am

Famous landmarks in London England

What is Big Ben? The Houses of Parliament and Elizabeth Tower, commonly called Big Ben, are among London s most iconic landmarks and must-see London attractions. Technically, Big Ben is the name given to the massive bell inside the clock tower, which weighs more than 13 tons (13, 760 kg). The clock tower looks spectacular at night when the four clock faces are illuminated. Big Ben Facts Each dial is seven metres in diameter The minute hands are 4.2 metres long (14ft) and weigh about 100kg (220lbs, including counterweights) The numbers are approximately…

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English Architecture

Posted by on January 15, 2017 – 12:20 am

English Architecture

Villas usually homed the owner and his family, as well as his labourers and overseers. In addition, it included storehouses and any other buildings required to further the work of the householder. At first, most of the Roman buildings were constructed out of wood, using either wood or stone for the foundations. Then, during the following century, they were rebuilt from sturdier stone, making them more resilient to fire and the climate.?? The styles of each building were very different, but they were characterised by being a single story with roofs…

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German Architecture Museum

Posted by on December 17, 2016 – 07:25 pm

German Architecture Museum

This museum is a valuable resource for architecture fans. It features one of Germany’s largest collections of scale models, from Egyptian temples to skyscrapers. Enter the neoclassical pillars of a 19th-century villa on the south bank of the Main River to see the German Architecture Museum (Deutsches Architekturmuseum, DAM). Built as a house inside a house, the museum’s collection rests within a sleek, postmodern structure built in the center of the grand villa. Tour the permanent exhibit to see architecture evolve from its earliest roots to its…

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Leeds Metropolitan University Architecture

Posted by on November 19, 2016 – 05:30 pm

Leeds Metropolitan University Architecture

Additional Requirements: GCSEs: GCSE English Language and Maths at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards) or equivalent. Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy/Numeracy are accepted in place of GCSEs.. Access to HE Diploma: Pass overall with a minimum of 120 UCAS tariff points. Scottish Awards: Minimum of 5 subjects at Grade B at Higher Level. Irish Leaving Certificate: Minimum of 5 subjects at Grade C1 or above at Higher Level of which at least 3 must be at B2 Selection…

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Best Oxford colleges

Posted by on October 6, 2016 – 06:49 pm

Best Oxford colleges

>Video of Oxford University - How to choose a college - Undergraduate Admissions ‘Although I didn’t actually apply to my college, I have absolutely fallen in love with it and couldn’t be happier. Nicole, 1st year To choose… You can’t choose a college, though you can express a preference by entering a college campus code on your UCAS application. Campus codes are listed on each college page. Each college is different so you may like to consider their: • size and age • facilities – all colleges have a library, dining hall and common room but…

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Landmarks pictures

Posted by on January 22, 2014 – 02:39 pm

Landmarks pictures

The sails of the Sydney Opera House are illuminated in the colors of the French flag on November 14, 2015 in Sydney, Australia, in solidarity with the people of France. More than 120 people were killed and at least 200 injured in Paris following a series of terrorist acts in the French capital on Friday. Credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images The Brandenburg Gate stands illuminated in the colors of the French flag as people arrive to lay candles and flowers at the gate of the nearby French Embassy in Berlin November 14, 2015, following the terror…

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Art Schools UK

Posted by on April 9, 2015 – 12:14 pm

Art Schools UK

When the Great Exhibition opened its doors in 1851, Britain’s reputation as the workshop of the world was on the wane. Few visitors would have known it at the time, but the exhibition signified the high watermark of British manufacturing. French design and Prussian engineering were already edging ahead. In 2012, London hosted another event designed to present Britain to the world – one which referenced the upheaval of the Industrial Revolution by featuring towering smoke stacks and beating drums. Danny Boyle’s Olympic opening ceremony represented…

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AA Great Britain

Posted by on April 30, 2015 – 01:16 pm

AA Great Britain

Like most websites Alcoholics Anonymous (GB) Ltd. uses cookies. In order to deliver a personalised, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. By using this site you are agreeing to this principle. Click here to remove this notice. Media Carrying AA s message of hope to the world Read More For Professionals What challenges and opportunities you face Read More Please select a county or time using the tools to the…

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University of London Architecture

Posted by on March 28, 2016 – 07:00 am

University of London Architecture

The School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering (ACE) is an award-winning School with dedicated industrial links and key strengths in vocational education. The School has a track record in producing highly employable graduates by applying design methodologies and advanced technologies to real-life scenarios in architecture, computing and engineering. Our courses are accredited by the leading professional bodies in the architecture, computing and engineering fields – such as ARB/RIBA, BCS, ICE, IET, IStrutE, CIHT, IHE and CIoB. They are delivered…

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