English for Life in the UK – Wildlife in the UK

Season 2, Episode 17 An introduction to this podcast and a summary of our first session on the history of migration into the U.K. Download Transcript Red Kites are very popular they have brownish-red feathers and a forked tail A carpet of bluebells - it is as if the whole of the woods have been covered in a blue carpet Puffins are funny looking birds that are black and white with orange webbed feet and a big stripy beak Scotts Pine are a conifer with a tall bare trunk with the branches and needles [...]

2021-04-15T18:29:05+01:007th April, 2021|News, Podcasts|

English for Life in the UK – Industrial Revolution

Season 2, Episode 14 How Britain became the first country in the world to have an industrial revolution. Inventions, transport, resistance to the changes, urbanisation and trade. Download Transcript Hand Loom Weaver. © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. Mill Waterwheel. Manchester. McConnel & Company's mills, about 1913. Quarry Bank Cotton Mill. © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. Uniflow steam engine, Bradford Industrial Museum Bridgewater Canal, used to transport coal from his mines. © Copyright David Dixon and licensed [...]

2021-02-26T10:44:03+00:0026th February, 2021|News, Podcasts|
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