One of our most popular channels is the Celebrity area so it gives great pleasure to showcase a truly iconic lady and one of the most revered celebrities in the world the one and only Daw Aung San Suu Kyi who is coming to visit the United Kingdom for the first time in more than two decades
The Burmese Nobel Peace Prize winner will be following this itinerary as she travels around the British Isles.
• Visit Oxford – Her former home town and university.
• Address both Houses of Parliament in London.
• Meet Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall.
• Have an audience with Prime Minister David Cameron.
• She starts the tour in Dublin with Bono of U2.
Plus she will meet her two sons Alexander and Kim Aris and many close friends she has not seen for more than twenty four years. Her late husband Michael Aris died in 1999 aged 53 of cancer while at the time Aung San Suu Kyi was isolated in Burma and the ruling junta refused to give her dying husband a Burmese visa so he could visit his beloved wife and say his final goodbyes!
For all our readers who are not familiar with Aung San Suu Kyi watch this documentary – quote – by Rebecca Frayn, screenwriter of The Lady, a recent feature film documenting her life.
A must watch as this lady is the one of the finest examples of an exceptional human being as anyone will find in the world today! If any reader has the opportunity to glimpse Aung San Suu Kyi in the United Kingdom, then seize the chance as this historic visit may well be a one off.
Aung San Suu Kyi Arrives in the UK 2012…
Aung San Suu Kyi – meaning – 1991: July 10. European Parliament awards Suu Kyi Sakharov human rights prize. – October 14. Norwegian Nobel Committee announces Suu Kyi is winner of 1991 Peace Prize. – Attribution to NobelPrize.Org
One more time millions of people hit the shopping trail – fed up with no work – fed up with no money! The UK public object in the best way they know – Spend Spend Spend – the British are past masters at spending, millions were reared on a philosophy – ‘Live Now Pay Later’
Here is an official statement on UK Boxing Day Sales – quote –
The Next retailer group – quote – ‘600 shops in the capital’s West End reported £15m of combined takings inside the first three hours.’
The Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham – quote – 2,500 people waited for Next to open. One thousand more crowded the entrance to Selfridges.
Some people were skating far away from reality with this lame excuse for shopping – quote – ‘We were buying late Xmas presents or gifts we forget’ Yeah we believe that as Elvis still shops in Oxford Street too! Any excuse was on the table and the truth is no one cared as long as they could Shop Shop Shop!
Roll the tape fast forward early February 2012 the credit card bills are delivered – OUCH!
It was similar scenes across the whole of UK as shoppers went on a Buy Buy Buy spree!
UK Boxing Day Sales Bonanza…
Recession hit UK has announced enough is enough as people fill the High Streets and the Shopping Malls along with the internet in a £2 Billion UK Pound shopping bonanza!
Great Britain has sprung into end of year action the roads are chocker block with over 21 million cars on the roads with the drivers and passengers all with one track minds – we are going shopping!
Payments firm Visa expects to process more than 33million transactions worth more than £2 Billion UK Pounds.
The shopping blitz will see tills racking up over £1 Million UK Pounds in sales every minute of opening hours. Plus the Internet for online shopping is open round the clock 24 hours all day every day!
So much for the recession – up yours too! Seems to be back to live now – pay later!
Britain Goes Xmas Shopping Crazy Racking Up £2 Billion in Sales…