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  1. Longleat's lights to feature in Blue Peter Christmas specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Longleat's Festival of Light is set to play a starring role in CBBC's Blue Peter Christmas special on Thursday. The popular children's programme followed the build process for the illuminations which are spread over 30 acres of the Wiltshire attraction.

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  2. The Essential Dishes From Fang's KitchenRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Eater

    Located in the corner of a strip-mall in Monterey Park, Fang's Kitchen opened in October 2014 inside what used to be the Shanghainese comfort food eatery Giang Nan. Once Jack Fang and his business partner saw the vacancy, they immediately jumped on the lease and repainted the interior an appropriate hue of red.

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  3. Blue Peter presenter Lindsey Russell switching on the Festival of Light at LongleatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Wiltshire Times

    Longleat's Festival of Light is set to play a starring role in CBBC's Blue Peter Christmas special on Thursday. The popular children's programme followed the build process for the illuminations which are spread over 30 acres of the Wiltshire attraction.

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  4. Dazzling Chinese lantern exhibition coming to Tampa zooRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Lowry Park Zoo is going to be getting huge Chinese lantern structures, like these built for the Longleat Safari & Adventure Park in Wiltshire, England, for a three-month exhibition called Zoominations, A Chinese Lantern Festival of Lights. It debuts Feb. 28 in Tampa.

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  5. Crowds set to enjoy Longleat's Festival of Light illuminationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Wiltshire Times

    Viscount Weymouth Ceawlin Thynn believes Longleat has continued its long tradition of bringing pioneering attractions to the UK with its new Festival of Light, which opens to the public today. A team of 100 skilled craftsmen from the VYA Creative Lantern Corporation, from the Sichuan province of China, have spent six months creating Europe's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations.

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  6. Chinese lantern festival to open in BritainRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | China Daily

    An oriental lantern festival will open on Friday in Wiltshire, southwestern Britain, to display thousands of lanterns made by Chinese craftsmen. The Festival of Light, hosted by Longleat, a stately home with more than 400-year history, will highlight a 70-meter-long dragon, made up of 23,000 lit porcelain cups, bowls and plates and traditional Chinese auspicious creatures Qilin.

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  7. Illumination ceremony for Chinese Festival of Light held in WiltshireRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    A dragon-shaped lantern is seen at the illumination ceremony for the Chinese Festival of Light in Longleat of Wiltshire, southwest England, on Nov. 12, 2014. More than 100 workers from Zigong City of southwest China's Sichuan Province have made 7,000 lanterns, which will be displayed at the Chinese Festival of Light lasting from Nov. 14 to next January.

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  8. Longleat's dazzling lantern displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | This is Wiltshire

    Europe's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations is to light up Longleat Safari and Adventure Park in Warminster from next Friday. About 7,000 individual lanterns, 15km of silk and a dazzling 40km of LED lights are being used for a series of stunning tableaux for Longleat's Festival of Light which will run until January 4. The highlights of the spectacular event include a 70m-long dragon of 23,000 lit porcelain cups, bowls and plates and mythical creatures called 'qilin', which are each made from over 65,000 glass phials filled with coloured liquid.

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  9. Chinese lanterns to light up Longleat Safari and Adventure ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Mythical qilin, each made from over 65,000 glass phials filled with coloured liquid, are to feature at Longleat Safari and Adventure Park. Picture by David McGirr EUROPE's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations is set to light up Longleat Safari and Adventure Park near Warminster this winter.

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  10. Chinese lanterns to light up Longleat Safari and Adventure ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | This is Wiltshire

    Mythical qilin, each made from over 65,000 glass phials filled with coloured liquid, are to feature at Longleat Safari and Adventure Park. Picture by David McGirr EUROPE's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations is set to light up Longleat Safari and Adventure Park near Warminster this winter.

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  11. Europe's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations includes a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Tripping the light fantastic: Europe's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations takes place including a 230ft fire-breathing dragon Around 25 miles of LED lights will make up 20 different dazzling displays for the Festival of light at Longleat House Star of the show will be 230ft long dragon made of 23,000 pieces of crockery including plates, cups and bowls The display will also feature a 65ft tall Chinese temple, giant traditional masks and a family of life-sized pandas Organisers are putting the finishing touches to Europe's largest display of giant Chinese illuminations for an event taking place in Britain this winter.

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  12. Dinosaur footprints from one billion years ago found in SW ChinaRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    Specialists from SW China's Zigong Dinosaur Museum and China University of Geosciences have been conducting field surveys and studies in Sichuan Province. They have reached the conclusion that three types of dinosaur footprints from the Cretaceous Period still exist in Dashi Village, Xuyong County, Luzhou City, Sichuan Province.

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  13. Large Chinese Lanterns Make California AppearanceRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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  14. Large Chinese Lanterns Make California AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Voice of America

    Chinese lanterns with a long history are lighting up in 21st century style at the Los Angeles County Fair in southern California.

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  15. International Polyacrylamide Industry & Copper Iodide Market Data...Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | PRWeb

    DeepResearchReports.com adds"2014 Market Research Report on Global Polyacrylamide Industry" and "2014 Market Research Report on Global Copper Iodide Industry" reports to its research database.

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  16. Los Angeles County Fair to light up with Luminasia this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Redlands Daily Facts

    An artisan from China works earlier this month on a structure of a palm tree made of steel, covered with fabric, then lit from the inside, which are being constructed at the Fairplex to be a Chinese lantern festival exhibit called Luminasia at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona.

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  17. L.a. County Fair 2014: Luminasia makes Southern California debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... rides and deep-fried foods. Luminasia is a display of giant lanterns modeled on the annual lantern festival in Zigong, China, and its traditions are even older. "It goes back 2,000 years," said Qing Hu, production manager. "Every spring ... we ...

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  18. Luminasia an eye-grabbing exhibit at the Los Angeles County FairRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    POMONA >> Luminasia, an exhibit created by Chinese artisans for the Los Angeles County Fair, will be a highlight of this year's Fair.

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  19. Chinese Lantern Landscape at LA County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... feature a Fenghuang phoenix and the Legend of the Lunar Goddess Change. Several dozen artists journeyed from Zigong, China to create the bulb-pretty sculptures, many of which are quite large and well beyond the petiter lantern shape. So does the ...

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  20. Missouri Botanical Garden Announces 2015 Lantern Festival"Magic Reimagined" Debuts May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Scanews.com

    ... The Missouri Botanical Garden will play host to an international exhibition of 22 lighted works of art from Zigong, China when it debuts "Lantern Festival: Magic Reimagined" in 2015. Following critical acclaim and rave reviews from visitors during ...

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