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GoodWood Festival of Speed 2016 : Visual Feast for Automobile Fans

Goodwood festival of Racing cars and bikes

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is a yearly event of hill climbing of famous motor racing vehicles. The event was hosted in the grounds of Goodwood House, West Sussex, England usually in the month June or July. The event would be featuring legendary cars, Bikes making it an eye feast to all the Racing fans.

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The date of this Motor racing festival is scheduled in a way to avoid collision with the F1 season. This makes all the Formula one cars, motorbikes to participate in the event.
The festival was first launched in the year 1993 by Lord March with the aim to bring motor racing back to the Goodwood estate — a location steeped in British motor racing history.

BMW car model 507

In 1990 after acquiring the land Lord March thought of bringing the Motor racing to Goodwood Circuit, but he didn’t have required permits for hosting a race in that place. So, he hosted the event on his grounds with a small selection of entrants made up of invited legendary vehicles, the first event that took place on Sunday 13 June proved to be a success, bearing in an attendance of 25,000 despite a collision with the 24 Hours of Le Mans that year.
After the date clash in the first event, March made sure that the festival wouldn’t be colliding with other activities like Le Mans or Formula One races.
In 1994 by adding Saturday, the Festival was made a weekend event and a year later in 1996, the weekend event was further extended as a three-day event adding Friday. In 2010, the Moving Motor Show was added on Thursday.

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This year the Goodwood Festival starts from 23rd of June and comes to an end on the evening of 26.The festival is coming up with a theme called “Full throttle – the endless pursuit of power.”
The Mega Event gives Automobile Enthusiasts a chance to watch the Motorsport action, brand new cars, and legendary cars and closely and also meet their favorite racers. Each year, thousands of people all over the world attend the event on grounds of Lord March’s Goodwood Estate.

Jaguar Mark-2 Goodwood festival
The festival includes a series of main events like Moving Motor show, Cartier Style ET Luxe, Supercar run, the sculpture, the forest rally stage, Soapbox Challenge, Hill climb and many more activities would surprise users. The main attraction of the GoodWood Festival 2016 is old models of BMW namely BMW 328 Mille Miglia Roadster, Brabham-BMW BT52 & BMW V12 LMR.
Austin Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Chevrolet, Ford, Lamborghini and other leading automobile companies are the sponsors of this year’s Motor Race Festival.

Glastonbury Festival 2016: The Complete Picture of Performing Events

Glastonbury Festival of Music and arts

Only few hours left for the forthcoming five-day event Glastonbury Music Festival 2016,we have provided you the complete picture of the mega event which going to live from tomorrow in the Worthy Farm, Pilton. The BBC (British Broadcasting Company) will cover the entire five-day event of Glastonbury Festival.

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The tickets have been entirely sold out for the event which will take place from 22 – 26 this month. You can also book tickets for the next five years well in advance from now. The Price of the ticket is £ 228 and £ 5 booking fee

Glastonbury Music Festival will take place in Somerset, England, which inaugurated in the year 1970. The festival would be usually held on the  last week of June every year. It’s a five-day event, this year’s event starts on 22 June 2016 and ends on 26 June 2016.

Glastonbury festival of music and arts

This year tickets that sold are 135,000; each ticket costs to £228. The famous, notable acts are Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Beck Tame Impala, PJ Harvey, New Order, Foals, Ellie Goulding, Madness, Skepta, and the last shadow puppets, Earth, Wind and Fire, Jake Bugg, ZZ Top, LCD Sound-system, Bastille, Wolf Alice, Damon Albarn.

The five-day music festival celebration on a contemporary of performing arts and also comedy, circus, cabaret and the festival hosts dance and also pop and rock artists appearing on small stages and playing areas.

Eavis apportioned profits from his Glastonbury festival to support charitable causes and during an appearance on BBC Radio program, the founder told the festival could never lose its license due to the contribution it makes to the local economy. In 2014, the Glastonbury support Oxfam, Greenpeace, WaterAid, and hundreds of other worthy causes by donating £2 million. The fund collection is to improve the festival infrastructure and environmental impact.

The Glastonbury Music Festival founded by Michael Eavis is an English dairy farmer and founder of the Glastonbury. He also holds Honorary Degrees from University of Bath and University of Bristol.

Glastonbury is the largest Greenfield festival in the world which receives extensive television and newspaper coverage. The festival requires significant infrastructure relating to security, water, transport, and electricity supply and the no of attendees rose to around 175, 000 people.

Main Events one shouldn’t miss :

  • Wolfgang Buttress’s Be One project at Glade Area Glastonbury on Thursday at 9.55pm
  • On Wednesday 22nd June, at 4 pm, we will be holding a tribute to Jo Cox on The Park Stage on what would have been her 42nd birthday. Stand As One – Live at Glastonbury 2016, a live album for refugees dedicated to the memory of Jo Cox
  • Adele to headline Saturday night
  • Muse to headline Friday night (the first band to become to all three night at the worthy farm.
  • Coldplay to headline the Sunday night, this is the first band to headline Glastonbury for four times.

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Glastonbury Music Festival 2016 Line Ups acts announced to perform

  • Pyramid Stage: Muse, Foals, ZZ Top, Jess Glynne, Two Door Cinema Club, Skepta, the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians with Damon Albarn and Guests.
  • Other Stage: Disclosure, Bastille, Bring me the Horizon, Editors, The Lumineers, Frightened Rabbit, Christine and the Queens, Blossoms, James
  • West Holts Stage: Underworld, Roisin Murphy, White Denim, Protoje, Vince Staples, DakhaBrakha,
  • The Park Stage: Richard Hawley, Savages, Ronnie Spector, Daughter, Ezra Gurman, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, NAO
  • John Peel Stage: SigurRos, Aluna George, Explosions in the Sky, Jack Garratt, Half Moon Run, Aurora, Rat Boy, Elle King.
  • Acoustic Stage
  • Silver Hayes
  • Williams Green
  • Avalon Stage
  • Theatre and Circus
  • The Glade
  • Left Field
  • Kidz Field
  • Arcadia
  • Block9
  • The Common
  • Shangri-La
  • Unfair Ground
  • Glasto Latino

 

England’s New Plastic Banknotes Coming with a flaw of sticking together

England's New Plastic Banknotes

Bank of England has admitted that their new plastic banknotes are prone to sticking together which means that the shoppers may met with a risk of handing over two at once.

The reason for sticking of notes is the fresh polymer coating on it. It can lead to people paying accidentally twice when clearing the cash bills.

The new £5 note will be the first plastic Note to be circulated, and it will be featuring United Kingdom’s former Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill on it. The Plastic note was showed off on Thursday, which was scheduled to launch in September.

England banknotes stick together

The presently used paper £5 notes will be withdrawn formally in before the release of the new polymer £10 and £20 notes in 2017.

According to the public opinion introducing the plastic currency is not a good idea. Since many of today’s transactions are being done using digital cash and in the form credit/debit cards. So it is a waste of time and inevitably cause inconvenience to the people.

Experts also warned that plastic notes would create some problem with the senior citizens since they may not notice the sticking nature of the notes.

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On the other hand, the officials of the Bank of England arguing that the new plastic notes will be rigid, sturdy and can sustain for a longer period than the paper based ones and they are more secured than the former ones since duplication can’t be done easily.

The Bank also stated in an official Q&A that   “No banknote is counterfeit proof. The question is how difficult it is to counterfeit actually. “

“The techniques required to produce high-quality counterfeit polymer notes are slow, expensive and require a high level of effort and technical expertise.

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They also stated that the problem of sticking together would exist only for a short span of time and would be eradicated once they get older by usage.

According to the announcement the new plastic notes of £10 and £20 would feature novelist Jane Austen and artist JMW Turner on them. With the release of these plastic notes, Britain would be entering into the list of countries that are already using the plastic notes.

Meet the Genetically Identical Triplets Born in England to 23-year-old women

identical triplets

Often we hear about the Twins in the news, but this completely different story. In England the city named Gateacre, the women Becki-Jo Allen who is 23 shocked with the things happened to her. She gave birth to the triplets, and they are genetically identical. She also mentioned things happened to her is the biggest shock of her life.

The 23-year-old Becki-Jo Allen said, “I had been being very sick and had a terrible headache so I booked an early scan. It was the biggest shock of my life! We haven’t got any triplets in the family, so it came completely out of the blue.”

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The boys were ten months old now they have the three-year-old toddler. The names of the kids are Rocco, Roman and Rohan. When they were born, Rocco was 3lb 5oz, Roman was 3lb 6oz, and Rohan was 3lbs 10oz, said by the Becki-Jo Allen. “The growth of the kids is thriving. We can’t get anywhere fast because people are always stopping us and asking if the three of them are identical. The Triplets were born at Liverpool Women’s Hospital, Gateacre.” expressed her feeling in the interview.

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triplets

Its only when they asleep they look same and they all have the different personalities said by Becki-Jo Allen. Becki-Jo, the sister to these triplets, can identify her brothers easily. This is amazing news since we regularly find the twins, but these triplets are genetically identical one in the 200 million. Initially, it was hard for her to decide to tell which one was which, but she never got confused and mixed up herself.

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