353 - £1m Graffiti Painting Shredded

October 12, 2018


This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a bizarre end to a much- anticipated auction for a picture by one of the world's most secretive artists. The UK-based graffiti artist Banksey is well-known for his artwork popping up on buildings around the UK. His anti-establishment views are often reflected in his artwork. Yet this week he did something unexpected - he rigged one of his most famous paintings to shred minutes after it was sold at auction. Why did he do this?
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October 12, 2018
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352 - Where the Streets have...Unusual Names!

October 06, 2018


This week’s English News Weekly podcast reports on street names. OK at first this might not seem to be the most exciting of topics, but actually the city of Brussels has decided to shake up how the Belgian capital names new roads and streets. Instead of honouring illustrious names from the country’s past Brussels has decided to take a more whimsical route to street naming. The city has also decided to name more streets celebrating women. Why have these ideas decided?
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October 06, 2018
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351 - ENW...in Vienna!

September 21, 2018


In this special edition podcast ENW visits four atmospheric locations from the capital of Austria - Vienna! (PDF)


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September 21, 2018
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350 - ENW...in Helsinki!

September 07, 2018


In this special edition podcast ENW visits four captivating locations from the Nordic city of Helsinki! (PDF)


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September 07, 2018
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349 - ENW...in Nuremberg!

September 03, 2018


In this special edition podcast ENW visits four fascinating locations from the mediaeval city of Nuremberg! (PDF)


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September 03, 2018
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