As any fashionistas will tell you, today is “Ladies’ Day” at Royal Ascot. Ascot’s independent schools also have an element of Royal blood and equine heritage coursing through their foundations.
The 12 June 1997, saw the opening of the modern reconstruction of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Along with traditional methods of learning Shakespeare is very much accessible via 21st century means nowadays.
Peter Roget’s initial attempt to write a Thesaurus at 26 did not come to fruition and it was almost 50 years later, in his early 70s, that it was finally published.