Chicago tourist packages

Authored by Sarah Parker

The third biggest city in the US lies on the shores of Lake Michigan. Chicago is the cultural, economic, and gravitational center of the whole Midwest area and one of the world's most influential cities with countless attractions. The Windy City is significant and if you want to visit its tall buildings, world-class museums, Riverwalk and famous lake pier, get the feeling for bars and cuisine...


Plymouth teacher selected for prestigious digital education event in Chicago

Authored by Mary

A Plymouth primary school teacher will be flying to Chicago this summer, after being recognised for her work as a digital pioneer in the classroom.

Claire Trebilcock, ICT Co-ordinator at Boringdon Primary School, has been selected to attend the Discovery Education Summer Institute, an exclusive professional development and networking event taking place in North America this July....


Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Event Date: 
Monday, July 18, 2016 - 20:30 to Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 20:30

“Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery… all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts”… so begins the international award winning Broadway and West End musical, Chicago, which comes to Plymouth for one week only starring West End and EastEnders actor and Celebrity Big Brother star John Partridge (Cats, A Chorus Line, Miss Saigon, Starlight Express) as Billy Flynn.

Based on real life events back in the roaring 1920s, nightclub singer Roxie Hart shoots her lover and along with cell block rival, double-murderess Velma Kelly, they fight to keep from...

Day 100 of Guantanamo Bay hunger strike marked by protest in Chicago

Authored by Matthew Vizard

As part of "Global Days of Action" to support Guantánamo hunger strikers, on Friday 17 May in Chicago, demonstrators marked the 100th day of another hunger strike at the Guantanamo Bay detention center, where inmates have been protesting their indefinite detention by the U.S. government on terrorism charges.

Protesters, dressed in orange overalls, went outside the Federal Plaza and...

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