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Jan 25, 2014 | This Is Lancashire

First female priest 'set example'

A church service has been held in London to mark the 70th anniversary of the ordination of the first female Anglican priest The first female Anglican priest was hailed as an "inspiration to women" today after a service to mark the 70th anniversary of her ordination was held in London.

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Related Topix: Anglican, Religion, Hong Kong, World News

Thu Oct 31, 2013

The Washington Post

How British colonialism spread Halloween

Halloween is a controversial day in Australia. The holiday is not traditionally observed there widely, but kids are still aware of it from TV and movies.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Halloween, Family, Kids, World News, Hong Kong, US Politics, US News

Wed Jul 24, 2013

NEWS.com.au

Want to look (and feel) better?

Victorians outlay much more on orthopedics - and prosthetics - while Tasmanians 'spending on glasses and eye tests is four times that of South Australians, where outlays on health and well-being are the lowest in the land.

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Related Topix: World News, Hong Kong, Australia,

Mon Jul 08, 2013

BBC News

Curriculum 'to match world's best'

Five year olds will be tackling fractions and computer algorithms, as a more stretching national curriculum is announced for state schools in England.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, World News, Hong Kong

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