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Chinese food quarter shows growing ties with Birmingham



CHINA , UK, CULTURE November 30, 2017


The project will be called Asia Asia, and will be an extension of the current Chinatown in Birmingham. Photo credit - Pixabay   Birmingham - commonly regarded as the United Kingdom's second city. It's getting a new Chinese ...

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Early Leavers: Premier League fans miss eight home goals and waste £73 per season



UK, FASHION, ENTERTAINMENT, FOOD, CULTURE November 30, 2017


-Early leavers miss 7.5 minutes of home game action on average -Arsenal fans waste £186 by ducking-out early -Chelsea fans celebrated most late PL goals last season -Stoke and West Brom fans free to leave games early ...

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Female biker declared national hero



UK, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST November 30, 2017


  A Female Biker has come out on top in a search to find the nation’s ‘Biking Hero’.   Karen Neill, a motorcyclist from Tottenham, was nominated by Anton Shelupanov for her amazing work giving young ...

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Candy's Crushed It



THAT'S ODD, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST November 30, 2017


Popular mobile game Candy Crush has become a global phenomenon. Played all around the world by millions of people, games within the Candy Crush franchise have been downloaded almost three billion times worldwide, and have a social...

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New BBC comedy ‘smashes stereotypes’ about Chinese women



CHINA , UK, ENTERTAINMENT, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE November 29, 2017


BBC Three has just aired the first episode of a new sitcom called Chinese Burn, which follows the adventures of three ‘normal’ Chinese women living in London.  “There’s a common assumption about Chine...

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