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Revolution comes to Mayfair

Just a  one minute walk from the Dorchester in Park Lane (cocktails £15 in the bar) and located on the edge of Mayfair is the Egyptian Embassy. Situated  in South Street opposite Balfour Mews, a bit of the Egyptian revolution has come to tranquil Mayfair. But as the events of the last week unfolded in Egypt, the area is tranquil no longer, with the street opposite the embassy reverberating to the sound of chanting voices demanding the end of the hated Maubarak regime. Continue reading Revolution comes to Mayfair

Olive Co-operative website relaunch

The long-awaited re-launch of the Olive Co-operative website is finally here at http://www.olivecoop.com They have a great selection of fairly traded Palestinian goods that enable you to help boost the Palestinian economy at the click of a mouse. Whether you’re looking for delicious oil and olives,  beautifully hand-crafted wooden and ceramic gifts, or re-planting sustainable olive groves, they have a wide range of options for a positive and ethical way to support the Palestinian struggle against destruction, poverty and injustice. Continue reading Olive Co-operative website relaunch