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5 facts about Peking Opera legend Mei Lanfang



CHINA , UK, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST October 20, 2017


One of Chinese opera’s biggest stars, Mei Lanfang (1894-1961) was a legendary figure in the world of Peking and Kunqu opera styles and founder of the China National Peking Opera Company. As the Company make their way to...

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Christmas has arrived at Liberty London



Europe, FASHION, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE October 20, 2017


The Christmas season has officially begun...Liberty London, the luxury department store in Seven Dials, has transformed its fourth floor into a Christmas oasis, with rows upon rows of glittering baubles and ornaments.&nb...

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Magic Roundabout launch winter wonderland



Europe, LONDON LIFE, FOOD October 20, 2017


Yesterday, Magic Roundabout in Shoreditch, the bar located above Old Street station, celebrated its winter launch with a new theme. The halls have not been decked with boughs of holly. Instead, the venue has chosen ...

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Huge growth in Australia / China wine trade



BUSINESS, FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST October 20, 2017


There's a growing demand for quality wines amongst Chinese consumers. Photo credit - Pixabay   Australia has exported over 50 percent more wine to China this year, when compared to last year.   That's according ...

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China National Peking Opera Company lands in London for dramatic encore



CHINA , UK, ENTERTAINMENT, LONDON LIFE, EAST MEETS WEST October 20, 2017


The China National Peking Opera Company will return to the UK for the third time when it brings four performances to London's Sadler's Wells this weekend. Romantic comedy The Phoenix Returns Home and tragic military drama A River...

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