Sci-fi movies set in the future often ignite our imaginations with dreams of possibilities of advanced technology. One internet provider analysed the accuracy of 10 great sci-fi movies and examined how close they came to predicting the technological advances of the years they are set in.
On the final day of the two week event, Dee and Bryn experience the Kettlewell Scarecrow Trail, an annual scarecrow festival organised by the villagers of Kettlewell, Yorkshire. The festival includes a competition, a comical taste of village life and a bevvy of stars from film, TV and history. They even have a go at being scarecrows themselves. Did it end well? Read on to find out...
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Although they're long gone, it doesn't mean we can't still learn from some of history's most famous men.
Churchill, Gandhi and even a late tennis player have had a big influence on my life and how I live it. Join me as I explore exactly what it is about 5 of the biggest quotes from historical figures to impact my life that makes them so inspiring.