Feature-length BBC documentary following Stephen Fry across Europe as he explores his love for the music of Richard Wagner. Along the way Fry - who is of Jewish descent and had relatives who died in Auschwitz - discusses...
Some people think the museum is a boring place full of glass cases, dust and forgotten old stuff. Wrong! In a hidden headquarters below the exhibits, the Museum Mystery Squad are at work. Their job: to handle any dangerous, spooky and just plain weird problems. You know: missing treasure, secret Egyptian codes, prehistoric puzzles and so on. But now the kids of the mystery squad are stumped.
Step back in time and discover the unusual world of a Victorian judges accommodation with this fantastic family day out. Once considered the most elegant apartments for judges in all of England and Wales, this historic building eventually fell in to disuse and decay, before being meticulously renovated to its plush former glory. Downstairs youll be met by the dingy servants quarters, while
Founded in 1947 by Trevor Wilkinson, TVR (originally known as Trevcar Motors) was an independent British manufacturer of sports cars. The pride of Blackpool, for more than 65 years TVR produced classic models such as the Griffith, Cerbera, Tuscan and Sagaris, all of which are celebrated on this PistonHeads design. This is original art inspired by TVR. It is unofficial and in no way associated
Charles Paine was a versatile and prolific designer. His training started with an apprenticeship in stained glass. He also attended evening classes at Manchester School of Art, before moving to London to further his study. His time at the Royal College of Art however was interrupted by military service. During the 1920s he designed posters for the Underground Group and in the 1930s he lived and
From the Magna Carta to the ballot for the Scottish Referendum - via Guy Fawkes confession a map of the battle of Blenheim and the Instrument of Abdication of Edward VIII - this informative hardback provides a fascinating insight into the most pivotal events in British History as told through 50 key documents. Written by celebrated historians Peter and Dan Snow it expertly explains the
The Body Shop British rose deluxe gift set contains: Body essence 250ml, bath foam 250ml, mask 75ml and body butter 50ml. Surprise that special someone in your life with this luscious sweet-smelling treat. Infused with the essence of handpicked British roses, this gorgeous gift set is sure to impress. Featuring the body essence, bath foam, mask and body butter for that all-over instant glow.
The Great British Tuck Shop Book - The ultimate book of sweetie nostalgia, with a foreword by sweet aficionado Jonathan Ross. But A Quarter Of doesn`t sell books! (we hear you shout). No, but we had to sell this one. You see, it`s brilliant, and encapsulates all the amazing nostalgia of the sweets (and other things!) of our youth. Open this book and you`re instantly transported to the Great
The British Virgin Islands are among the worlds most popular sailing destinations and you only have to look around to understand why. Laidback and low-key, the BVIs are flat-out gorgeous to sail and explore. Hop aboard our state-of-the-art catamaran and discover secluded coves, impossibly beautiful snorkelling spots, and ruggedly beautiful islands virtually untouched by humans. Added bonus: your
Our smartest suit jacket yet - fashioned from a fine wool Prince of Wales check woven in Britain and tailored for a refined fit that feels like it was made just for you. Wear it with our new British trousers when nothing but a two-piece will suffice.
Celebrate some of the Second World War’s most iconic aircraft with these commemorative mugs from the Imperial War Museum. A great gift for military enthusiasts and plane lovers alike, each fine bone china mug is presented in a stylish keepsake metal tin. The front of the mug is printed with a striking colour photograph of the plane in action, with a full specification on the reverse.
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"MASTERPIECES-Mini Learning Games. This game is a great option for little hands because it comes with big pieces! This package contains 40-60 puzzle pieces (depends on which game). Design: Alphabet For ages 3 and up. Set includes: package contains 40-60 puzzle pieces Brand: masterpieces Model: alphabet Materials: paper Color: assorted Dimensions: assorted Weight:
If its laughter youre after, get ready for the most hilarious night ever! Ben Stiller leads an all-star comedy cast, including Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, Rebel Wilson and Ricky Gervais, for one final, fun-filled Night at the Museum. This time, Larry Daley (Stiller) and his heroic friends embark on their greatest adventure yet as they travel to London in order to save the magic that brings the
Your fall wardrobe pops with the throwback, heritage allure of the Ballard Lace boot from The North Face. ; PU-coated leather upper with slight burnish in the toe and heel. ; Wraparound lace detail. ; Hardy, rustproof metal hardware. ; Soft, quilted Dri-Lex lining offers a cozy next-to-foot feel. ; OrthoLite ReBound footbed supplies lasting underfoot comfort. ; Blown rubber sidewall and perimeter
If youve got a wild side then these are the Crown Joules for you. Featuring a whole host of animals from stags to horses and dogs to pigs. Crafted from super soft cotton that contains a little stretch for a lot of comfort.
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This medium (2.5), easy to clean rubber ball whistles in flight; adding another fun element to an what would otherwise be an ordinary game of fetch! Whistler ball is compatible will all Chuckit! Medium ball launchers.