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Brittany- a Country in Touch with its Roots

Brittany: a Country in Touch with its Roots

My experience of an exchange programme with Brittany, together with some recent reading, have caused me to marvel once more at this fascinating country and its traditions...

The never-ending conflict between -Armenia and Azerbaijan Blog Hero Image@72x-8

The never-ending conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan

I hold my hands up and own up to some bias here as this is personal: Armenia is part of my ancestry and I was deeply upset about this conflict stirring again...

Secrets of Saqqara Blog

A year of Saqqara: new marvels from Egypt

2020 might have seen some fairly bleak items in the news, but from the point of view of Egyptology it's proved to be a very exciting year. After the discovery of more late Ptolemaic structures in Alexandria and renewed excavation...

Modern Languages at CEF

Familiarizing oneself with another language must surely remain as important as ever in an increasingly inter-connected world and CEF is proud to offer a variety of courses...