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Streetmap - Maps and directions for the whole of Great Britain

Streetmap - Maps and directions for the whole of Great Britain

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This Dynamic Earth View of the planet Earth from the Apollo spacecraft. The Red Sea, which separates Saudi Arabia from the continent of Africa, is clearly visible at the top. (Photograph courtesy of NASA.) Ordering Instructions KS1 Science The clues are the names of the adult animals, the correct answers are the name of their young. © A three part sorting activity based around animals. Sort either animals and plants, animals with or without legs and how animals move. This is a quiz to support the understanding of adult and young animals. 15 multiple choice questions with built in answer checking. A three part activity to help with understanding the differences between young and adult animals.

Evaluating Solar PV Panels & Modules In this article we offer a broad overview of the types of solar PV panel that are available, the materials they are made from, explain what some of the data on the manufacturer specification sheets means and ask some questions, the answers to which will hopefully make your choice a bit easier. What are Solar PV Panels Made of? The primary material needed to make a Solar PV panel is silicon, how the silicon is engineered and treated gives rise to three different types of Solar Photovoltaic Panel, with different prices, uses and levels of performance.

Local BMD Project Over the last few years family historians in a growing number of counties and regions within the country have been working with their local Register Office staff to create on-line indexes. Each has been managed separately and an indication of the success of the project can be seen by the fact that there are now over 40 million records on-line under the Local BMD banner. The aim now is to encourage family historians in the rest of the country to join this project and begin working with their local register offices to put original birth, marriage and death indexes on-line. Below you will find : The start of UKBMD website and the Local BMD Project. In 1837 registration of births, marriages and deaths in England and Wales began, however this did not become compulsory until 1875 with the Births and Deaths Registration Act.

Geo-Primary Assessing Primary Geography Teacher assessment is a complex matter, but here are a few tools to help you with part of the process. Principles and purposes of assessment These are some special assessment tasks devised by teachers in Staffordshire and Derby. ABC News - Japan Earthquake: before and after Development: Andrew KesperSource: Google Aerial photos taken over Japan have revealed the scale of devastation across dozens of suburbs and tens of thousands of homes and businesses. Hover over each satellite photo to view the devastation caused by the earthquake and tsunami. Sendai Airport © Google, Digital Globe, GeoEye Hover over the image to toggle before/after

Hannevind 15kW Wind Turbine - Better Generation Swept area The Hannevind 15kW Wind Turbine has a blade diameter of 10.00 metres. This means it has a swept area, or capture area of 78.54 square metres. This is all important when comparing wind turbines, since it directly relates to the amount of passing wind energy the turbine blades can intercept. The Scots/Irish Immigration of the 1700s A few terms for your understanding: S/I = Scots-Irish, purely a U.S. term used to distinguish the Presbyterian/Protestant Irish, mostly from Northern Ireland, who emigrated to the U.S. in the 1700's as separate and distinct from earlier and later Catholic emigrants. Papists = Roman Catholics. You should understand that much of what happened in Scotland which resulted in the emigration to Ireland was the result of the English King realizing that the Pope held a "higher" position than that of the King of England. With that thought came the outlawing of the Catholic Church in the whole of the British Isles. Ulstermen or Ulster-Scots = Another name for the Scots-Irish, since Ulster was the part of Northern Ireland in which the Scots were settled by the British.

UK Official name: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Location: located off the north-western coast of continental Europe. It spans an archipelago including Great Britain, the northeastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands.Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK with a land border with another sovereign state, sharing it with the Republic of Ireland Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Sea, the North Sea, the English Channell, and the Irish Sea. The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy and unitary state. It is a country consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. It is governed by a parliamentary system with its seat of government in the capital city of London.

Memories of Holbeck disaster flood back - Local - Scarborough Evening News THE landslip at Knipe Point will bring back memories of the Holbeck Hall Hotel disaster almost 15 years ago. The historic hotel crashed down to the sea after a huge landslide. The drama began on the morning of Friday, June 4, 1993, when 80 staff and guests had to be evacuated from the hotel which was left teetering on the edge of the cliff after a massive landslip. The following night, onlookers watched in astonishment as half of the hotel collapsed. The fall of the hotel provided an irresistible attraction for residents and visitors as they scrambled to get the best vantage points and the disaster attracted national media attention. The hotel's substantial gardens were the first to fall away and through the Friday night and Saturday, the building creaked and groaned under the strain.

sb04-07.pdf (application/pdf Object) Business Bulletin The Business Bulletin is published each morning when the Parliament is in session. It includes details of current, future and past business of the Parliament.

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