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Mary Seacole was made a saint and Florence Nightingake was smeared by twisting history

A 10ft statue of Mary Seacole (pictured) has been planned in London - but much of her fame is the undeserved product of myth-making, writes PROFESSOR LYNN MCDONALD.
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BBC Local News
21 minutes ago

Appeal over CBBC actor's killing

BBC Local News: London -- Police hunting for a man wanted over the stabbing of a children's TV actor offer a £10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.

Business Wire
32 minutes ago
uk to become world number one in dna testing with plan to revolutionise fight against cancer and rare diseases

UK to Become World Number One in DNA Testing with Plan to Revolutionise Fight Against Cancer and Rare Diseases

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The UK is set to become the world leader in ground-breaking genetic research into cancer and rare diseases, which will transform how diseases are diagnosed and treated, thanks..

guardian.co.uk
54 minutes ago

Secret Cinema: Back To The Future review fancy dress eccentricity

Actors cavorting around playing jocks, nerds, and cops bring an American classic to life in an entertainingly bizarre event Finally. Last week, the Secret Cinema organisation royally messed up the..

Firstpost
56 minutes ago

Taxis, planes and viruses: How deadly Ebola can spread

LONDON (Reuters) - For scientists tracking the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa, it's not about complex virology and genotyping, but about how contagious microbes - like humans - use planes, bikes and..

Proactive Investors
56 minutes ago

West Texas Intermediate on four-day slide

West Texas Intermediate dropped for a fourth day, slipping below US$100 a barrel, as the dollar headed for its biggest monthly gain against the euro since last February, curbing the appeal of the..

PRWeb
57 minutes ago

Orphan Drugs & Rare Diseases 2014: Interview With Gunter Harms - Market Access & Public Affairs Director, Shire

SMi is proud to have Dr. Günter Harms, Market Access & Public Affairs Director at Shire, giving the opening address at this year’s Orphan Drugs and Rare Diseases conference taking place in London on..

PRWeb
1 hour ago

North Country Rock Songstress releases single "Hard Road"

North Country Rock has a new Queen, as Yorkshire born Rebecca Bains releases her single "Hard Road". London (PRWEB UK) 31 July 2014 The singer songwriter, is widely considered to be one of the..

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