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Appeal launched to cover cost of crankshaft repairs on Class 40 locomotive

September 6, 2020

railadvent.co.uk – The Class 40 Preservation Society has announced that, sadly, a crack in the crankshaft of Class 40 No. 40135 has been detected, and an appeal has been launched to help fund the work required. The cra…

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Seven principles to change the UK’s research culture

timeshighereducation.com – Recently a number of specific incidents, reports and surveys have shown that bullying and harassment are widespread in the research and innovation culture of the UK. This is unacceptable – it damages…

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Together we can stop bullying and harassment at the workplace

crowdjustice.com – It might take up to 3 months for the ICO to provide a response. My name is Ula. I am a scientist and I have worked in academia for over a decade. During this time, I have seen many colleagues suffer …

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VIDEO: PNE prize home coming to Pemberton

piquenewsmagazine.com – The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) prize home team knows it, too, and that’s why the 2020 grand prize will be coming to town. The 3,188-square-foot, three-bedroom and two-and-a-half bathroom home,…

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Friendship between Ireland, tribes lives on

indiancountrytoday.com – More than 170 years ago, a U.S. tribe did Ireland a solid. The European country has not forgotten it. This week, the Ireland Lacrosse team bowed out of an international tournament to open up a spot f…

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Sharing a bill with Buffy

piquenewsmagazine.com – Award-winning Lil’wat Nation band The Spiritual Warriors are set for a major honour this weekend. The roots, rock and reggae group will share a stage (virtually) with legendary songstress Buffy Saint…

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カナダのウィスラーブラッコムのオープン日は11月26日に!

August 31, 2020

dmksnowboard.com – Mark your calendars! Whistler Blackcomb is planning to open for winter on November 26th 🥳! We’ve been hard at work planning, preparing and dreaming about delivering you a great ski and ride season, …

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Deals – Harbour Air: North America’s Largest Seaplane Airline – Since 1982

August 30, 2020

harbourair.com – Treat yourself to a stay at the iconic Fairmont Empress overlooking Victoria’s Inner Harbour! Find great deals on flights throughout September! Find fares at great prices between Comox and downtown V…

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Golf Offers

chateau-whistler.com – Your mountain golf experience begins with Whistler’s best golf vacation offers. Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club is now open for the 2020 season. For a game as unforgettable as the destination. Bo…

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B.C. sets record high with 124 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

piquenewsmagazine.com – Daily new COVID-19 cases in B.C. has—for the first time since the pandemic started in March—surpassed 100, B.C. authorities said. Provincial health authorities announced this afternoon that the previ…

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Canada extends COVID-19 restrictions on international travel until Sept. 30

piquenewsmagazine.com – OTTAWA, Ont. — The federal government is extending travel restrictions by one month to limit the spread of COVID-19. Public Safety Minister Bill Blair said Friday on Twitter that existing restriction…

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How to SUP in Whistler: Whistler Eco Tours Review

carpediemourway.com – Whistler may be known for its world-class skiing, but our first trip to the mountain town in summertime meant that our adventures would not be on the snow! We came up with a few great activities to k…

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Whistler and Liverpool

liverpoolmuseums.org.uk – Shipping at Liverpool (1867) and The Two Ships (1875) by James McNeill Whistler My research for the Whistler & Pennell: Etching the City exhibition at the Lady Lever Art Gallery uncovered some really…

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UBC researchers, health authorities release tool mapping out health impacts of climate change

piquenewsmagazine.com – B.C. researchers and health authorities have created a new online tool they hope will help identify climate change-related health vulnerabilities in the community. UBC researchers, in collaboration w…

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Rock legend Gene Simmons joins impromptu jam at Whistler café

squamishchief.com – Or at least Kiss bassist and co-lead singer Gene Simmons appeared to be just another member of the Whistler music community last Saturday at the Alpine Café. The rock legend—who is married to Canadia…

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