Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

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Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

Postby Samoan » 21 Jun 2018, 19:38

People across the globe have been marking the longest and shortest days with Summer and Winter Solstice celebrations.

From a sunrise at Stonehenge to an icy swim in Antarctica, herewith some of the best pictures -

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-44562019
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Re: Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

Postby Deebank » 21 Jun 2018, 19:52

Nobody knew where they came from
Or what they were doin’
I've been talking about writing a book - 25 years of TEFL - for a few years now. I've got it in me.

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Re: Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

Postby Samoan » 21 Jun 2018, 23:05

Had to be someone.
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Re: Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

Postby Samoan » 22 Jun 2018, 11:40

I particularly liked the photos from The London Eye which opened at 00.01 am, the first time ever -

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https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2018/jun/21/summer-solstice-celebrations-around-the-uk-in-pictures
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Re: Summer and Winter Solstice Celebrations

Postby Samoan » 22 Jun 2018, 13:54

Anyone ever been ?

We got so far once but the people traffic was shocking, there was a limit on attendees that year but we trogged on westwards and watched the sunrise by Salisbury Cathedral.

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