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NFL Academy in London eyes games, US college summer camps

Columbia Missourian 22 Oct 2021
LONDON — The NFL Academy in London has top coaching and state-of-the-art facilities to help young prospects improve in American football ... More than 80 teenagers, mostly from Britain, study, train and practice in hopes of landing a scholarship to play for a college in the United States.
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UK Home Office criticised over procedural errors in Tamil family’s asylum case

Tamil Guardian 20 Oct 2021
The UK Home Office has been criticised following a serious procedural error which has put a Tamil scientist and torture survivor and his family at risk of deportation to Sri Lanka ... The couple’s work permit terminated when Muhunthan’s scholarship expired in 2020. Last month, the family was ordered to move from Bristol to a London hotel ... Read more here.
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UK Home Office errors threatens Tamil refugees with deportation

Tamil Guardian 20 Oct 2021
(Photo Credit. The Guardian) ... His wife, Sharmila, 42, was working as a care worker in a nursing home, whilst their three children were attending school in the UK. The couple’s work permit terminated when Muhunthan’s scholarship expired in 2020. Last month, the family was ordered to move from Bristol to a London hotel ... Read more here ... 13 June 2020 ... .
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Want a free ride to San Francisco State University? Start by getting vaccinated

San Francisco Examiner 18 Oct 2021
“We want to get more kids vaccinated,” Mayor London Breed said on Monday at a presser on campus ... Mayor London Breed speaks at a news conference announcing a COVID-19 vaccination incentive of 10 scholarships to San Francisco State University for SFUSD students on Monday, Oct.
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UK handling of scientist’s asylum claim under fire

Taipei Times 18 Oct 2021
After his scholarship expired in February last year, neither he nor his wife were permitted to continue working ... The Home Office moved the family from their rented accommodation in Bristol to a London hotel last month, uprooting all three children from school.
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Six decades and the old crocodile is still rocking! As Elton John makes musical history, ...

The Daily Mail 18 Oct 2021
It was 1973 and we were both at a Bee Gees concert at the Royal Festival Hall in London ... It was 1973 and we were both at a Bee Gees concert at the Royal Festival Hall in London ... 'That's dreck. Double dreck ... ... ... Elton won a junior scholarship to London's Royal Academy of Music at the age of 11, having been encouraged to play the piano by his grandmother.
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Brendan Kennelly: friends and fellow writers pay tribute

The Irish Times 18 Oct 2021
Gerard Smyth ... That compassion and empathy are among the hallmarks of his work also accounts for this yielding of affection from the general audience ... Photograph. Eddie Kelly. Michael Longley ... a labour of love ... Eric Luke ... Brendan had been much the same, and returned to scholarship relatively late. He told me all about his years as a bus conductor in London.
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‘I think of you, Brendan, in hushed Dublin streets.’ A poem for Brendan Kennelly by Joseph O’Connor

The Irish Times 18 Oct 2021
Gerard Smyth ... That compassion and empathy are among the hallmarks of his work also accounts for this yielding of affection from the general audience ... Photograph. Eddie Kelly. Michael Longley ... a labour of love ... Eric Luke ... Brendan had been much the same, and returned to scholarship relatively late. He told me all about his years as a bus conductor in London.
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Ebony Rainford-Brent surprised at rapid growth of cricket diversity programme

The Independent 17 Oct 2021
... in 2009, ACE has branched out of south London and into Birmingham and Bristol ... As well as expanding into two other cities within two years of its formation, ACE is now up to 65 intakes in London alone after a talent search led to 25 academy scholarships being initially awarded.
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Keyed in to Chopin

China.dot.org 16 Oct 2021
Chen Sa, besotted with Chopin, starts to learn to play piano at age 9. [Photo provided to China Daily]. Chen Sa has been a fan of Frederic Chopin since she first started to learn to play piano at age 9 ... [Photo provided to China Daily] ... The following year, she enrolled in the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London with a full scholarship ... .
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Miami City Ballet adds new Indian-origin dancer to its roster

News India Times 15 Oct 2021
According to Shah’s profile provided by Miami City Ballet, in 2016, he received a full scholarship to study at Oregon Ballet Theatre with Artistic Director Kevin Irving ... In 2017, following his time in Oregon, he was awarded the prestigious Nadia Nerina Scholarship to study at the Upper School at Royal Ballet School in London.
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Exclusive Interview: Nina Bergman starring in new WWII Film, Hell Hath No Fury

m&c 15 Oct 2021
Bergman, cast as Marie DuJardin, is caught between opposing groups of very bad men during World War II. Pic credit ... soldiers ... At age 14, she received a scholarship to the Urdang Academy in London ... And then, at 14, I got a scholarship for the Urdang Academy in London ... And when I went to London at 14, I looked like how I looked now when I was that age ... .
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How my mother Lady Penelope was swindled and betrayed by sexist TV dinosaurs (and my ...

The Daily Mail 15 Oct 2021
‘She never received a penny in royalties or licensing of the characters commercially ... It is classic gaslighting.’ ... Born in Camberwell, South London, in 1927, Sylvia was the daughter of champion boxer ‘Tiger Thomas’ and his dressmaker wife ... She won a scholarship to a private school and studied sociology and economics at the London School of Economics ... .
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‘I don’t want to carry anybody’s flag’: Anupam Sud

Indian Express 15 Oct 2021
How would you define these three decades of your oeuvre?. Several of the works in the exhibition are printing proofs ... It was the works I made there that fetched me a scholarship to go to Slade School of Fine Art (in University College of London, the UK). I would send letters to him from London, telling him about the chemicals used for printmaking ... .
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Piano prodigy plays French chamber pieces for new album

China Daily 13 Oct 2021
... a scholarship for her to study at the music school. Wu arrived in the UK by herself at the age of 13 and proceeded to acquire bachelor's and master's degrees at the Royal Academy of Music in London with full scholarship, during which she won international awards and acclaim.
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