319 - London to Hong Kong... By Public Transport!

December 08, 2017


This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on one extraordinary journey that took one retired couple nearly 20,000km using just public transport! The retirees from the south of England undertook their epic journey across Europe and to Asia by shunning airplanes. Why did they travel to Hong Kong by public transport? How long did it take? What were their experiences?
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December 08, 2017
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314 - ENW in...Ho Chi Minh City!

December 01, 2017


In this special edition podcast ENW visits 4 fascinating locations from the bustling & vibrant city of Ho Chi Minh! (PDF)

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December 01, 2017
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318 - Saviour of the World - £340m Please!

November 24, 2017


This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on an astronomical figure than has been paid to buy one Leonardo da Vinci painting. Salvator Mundi or Saviour of the World in English has smashed the world record for the highest price paid an auction for a painting. Why did the painting sell for such an incredible total? Who is the Saviour of the World? And what is the fascinating story behind the painting?

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November 24, 2017
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317 - The Most Visited City

November 17, 2017


This week's English News Weekly podcast reveals the results of the most visited city in the world – by foreign tourists. The winning city has for the 9th time come out ahead of all other global metropolis with more than 26m tourists stopping by in 2016. Why did this city top the list again? Which other cities have made the list? Did any Japanese cities sneak into the top ten?

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November 17, 2017
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316 - Stolen Shipwrecks!

November 10, 2017


This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on troubling news from the South China Sea where World War II shipwrecks from countries including the UK, USA, Australia, Netherlands and Japan are being raided. Almost all of these ships contain the remains of naval servicemen and as such are designated as war graves. Why are these shipwrecks being raided? How many have been stripped? What will happen next?

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November 10, 2017
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