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  • December 2019 Cultural Diversity Review December 1, 2019
    After the diversity of religious festivals and notable national days during the previous few months, the focus of December is undeniably one holiday – Christmas. This month we take a deeper look at the day when over two billion people (over a third of the world’s population) will celebrate the birth of Christ. Month info: The […]
  • Christmas Quiz December 1, 2019
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  • How Advent Calendars Redefined Advent November 29, 2019
    On Sunday December 1st 2019 your fingernail can begin prising open the doors on your Advent Calendar. And Advent will last for 24 days. This is quite unusual as Advent doesn’t often last for 24 days, it varies between 22 days and 27 days. For instance, in 2020, the Advent period will last for 26 […]
  • Traditions of Thanksgiving November 14, 2019
    Thanksgiving is one of the most significant holidays in the USA. It marks the start of the holiday season that runs through to Christmas. The holiday commemorates the first harvest of the settlers from England who had arrived in North America in 1620. Its cultural impact is immense, so it is interesting to take a look […]
  • Thanksgiving Quiz November 13, 2019
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