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Trip to notorious Auschwitz camp

On Thursday 21st March 2013 I, my colleague and several other sixth formers around London had the opportunity to visit Auschwitz for the day, which was funded by the Holocaust Educational Trust.

My day out to Covent Garden (Review)

Recently, I and three friends went out for a day to Covent Garden. When we first arrived at this place of interest, we were greeted by the pleasant smell of food lingering from Tuttons Bar and Brasserie, along with all the other restaurants located on Russell Street.

Divided By Race, United In War and Peace film premiere

On Friday 15th February I had the privilege of attending the Divided by Race, United in War and Peace premiere at the Prince Charles Cinema. This project was created by and conveys the story of Britain’s hidden history concerning West Indian’s participation in the war and their struggle to gain British citizenship after the battle. Produced and managed by Marc Wadsworth, this educating documentary includes a series of interviews with veterans who participated in the war themselves, as well as members of the charity WASP (West Indian Association of Service personnel).