Today the church welcomes the beginning of the season of Lent by marking Ash Wednesday. Across the world, Christians will
What will you give up?
The tradition of Ash Wednesday marks the first day of the Christian period of Lent, a time of reflection, fasting, and prayer
Whether you know it as Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day, 17 February is the day to gorge on one of the most fattening of breakfast
Olive's story is probably the earliest tragic diary of 1914, but it clearly won't be the last, or the most dramatic. However, there is a shocking poignancy when you read her thoughts and longing for home, knowing that these will be her last days...
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As tents come down at Occupy LSX outside St Pauls ahead of a possible evictions, demonstrators from the anti-capitalist movement
Can you put the phone down, stop tweeting and texting for just one minute? Of course you can, you're a very reasonable and