Tag: historic

Travel

London: where do I start?

If you aren’t local, the idea of visiting London can be daunting; there’s so much to see and do, it is difficult to know where to start. Obviously, people with different interests will want to explore different things, but there are a few sights, activities, and places that I would recommend to anyone planning a…

Sport

Historic win for UEA Football over Linnets

UEA Football Club secured a historic result by beating Kings Lynn Town 1-0 in the Norfolk Senior Cup under the FDC floodlights in Bowthorpe. A second-half goal from Richard Black was the difference against Norfolk’s second biggest club, with UEA now in the Senior Cup quarter-finals. Linnets boss, Ian Culverhouse, sent a youthful side to…

Film

The imperialistic accessory: costuming in modern period dramas

The Bollywood industry, which consists of big screen Indian movies in Hindi, only came into existence in the 1930s, when colonialism still had a tight grip over the South Asian region. Consequently, the West has had a huge impact on Bollywood films, even if it only manifests in the subtleties of the movies, such as…

Fashion

Dungarees, love them or hate them?

Dungarees are the fashion-world’s gift to lovers of comfort and practicality. Not only is the word itself super satisfying to pronounce, but wearing dungarees brings a feeling of freedom that few other outfits can. They have the ability to give their wearers a free-spiritedness akin to Meryl Streep’s character on a Greek island in Mamma…