The Big Society

Very much in the news, the ‘big society’ is David Cameron’s Big Idea for empowering communities, redistributing power, fostering a culture of volunteerism and encouraging greater personal and family responsibility and community activism. Synics have suggested that the plans are a cover for substantial cuts in public services, and certainly saving money is one of the […]

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Harris Tweed

Harris Tweed is the unique woollen fabric woven by crofters in their homes for generations and is the only fabric in the world protected by an act of Parliament. Sometimes called the Champagne of fabrics, 2011 marked 100 years of the of the Orb mark of authenticity and this project is a celebration of that […]

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Rootstein Mannequins

Rootstein are the world’s leading mannequin design company. Their factory in west London produces the highest quality mannequins handcrafted from fibreglass and sculpted for a perfect, life-like finish to supply the global retail display industry. Highly skilled at trend forecasting, Rootstein’s process includes sculpting top models from clay at life size and creating unique poses […]

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Ariel Atom

From a 48″ wheel ‘penny farthing’ bicycle with the first and patented spoked wheel in 1870 to the iconic vehicles of today, Ariel have always put design and innovation at the forefront of development. Synonymous with the history of the motor industry from the very first days of transport, Ariel now thrive as manufacturers of […]

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Westminster Interfaith Pilgrimage for Peace

SHOOT : Annual Multi-Faith Pilgrimage for Peace The 26th Annual Multi-Faith Pilgrimage for Peace took place in Southall, west London on Saturday 11 June 2011. The Pilgrimage was sponsored by Westminster Interfaith, the agency of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster for Interreligious Dialogue. Many religions were represented in the pilgrimage which passed by or entered […]

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Mass for Migrants 2011

SHOOT : The annual Mass for Migrants. Venue : St George’s RC Cathedral, London. Up to 2,000 Catholic migrants living and working in London attended a special Mass for Migrants at Southwark Catholic Cathedral on Monday, 2 May 2011 (the Feast of St Joseph the Worker) at 11.00am. The Homily at the Mass for Migrants was […]

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