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  1. Nostalgia gallery: Bonfire Night events from the 70s, 80s and 90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | Cambridge Evening News

    Cambridge's big display on Midsummer Common, supported by local businesses, took place a few days ago, on Thursday night, and many others were held around the county on Saturday night. Wherever you went, the show was no doubt well-organised, a lot of fun, safe, and trouble-free.


  2. The travails of Lord Hawke's team during the Jameson RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 |

    Lord Hawke's team to South Africa, 1895-96. Back : Ted Tyler, Tim O'Brien, Audley Miller, Tom Hayward, George Lohmann.Middle : CBFry, JamesLogan, Lord Hawke, Charles Wright, Christopher Heseltine, Ledger Hill.


  3. PA de Villiers: Fascinating cricketing experiences of a Boer commandantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 |

    PA de Villiers was a Boer commandant captured in the Boer War while in his old cricket sweater. Arunabha Sengupta recalls this wild cricket enthusiast who took six wickets against Plum Warner's visiting MCC side on December 7, 1905.


  4. Sir Bob Hepple: Barrister and activist who advised Nelson Mandela and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Sir Bob Hepple was an anti-apartheid and human rights lawyer who advised Nelson Mandela before escaping South Africa for London to carve out a new life and career.


  5. The human face of colonialismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    What if imperialist Cecil John Rhodes had known ANC founding father Sol Plaatje? Would history have juddered on to a different path? Would values have splintered? This is what Duncan Buwalda contemplates in his play Hinterland , a work that is astonishingly prescient and on stage right now. Plaatje was born in the diamond-mining town of Kimberley, the town that was Rhodes's first claim to success.