Archive for September of 2015

213 - Japan Shocks the World

September 27, 2015


The rugby world cup is the 3rd biggest sporting event in the world. The 8th rugby world cup is in England and 20 countries are playing for the chance to become World Champions. South Africa have won the world cup TWICE. Japan have only won ONE GAME at the rugby world cup - in 1991! This week Japan beat South Africa in one of the biggest shocks in sports history! But what happened?
English News Weekly explains all...

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September 27, 2015
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212 - In Copenhagen!

September 18, 2015


This is the third special summer addition of Hiroshima university's English News Weekly Podcast. ENW has travelled to one of the oldest cities in Europe -- the Danish capital of Copenhagen.

ENW will start with visiting one of the oldest amusement parks in the world which also contains an iconic roller coaster. The second location is the independently minded neighbourhood of Christiania. On the second day, ENW travelled to a fantastically designed clock, whilst our final visit takes us to seven million litres of water.

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September 18, 2015
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211 - In Dublin!

September 06, 2015


This is the second special summer edition of Hiroshima University's English News Weekly Podcast. ENW has travelled to one of the oldest cities in Europe – the Irish capital of Dublin.

ENW will start with visiting the most important building in modern Irish history – Dublin's General Post Office. We follow that by heading to the heartbeat of the city – Temple Bar. On our second day ENW will start with Dublin's smallest museum. Our last visit will be to the famous Guinness brewery for a tour of how Ireland's most famous drink is brewed.

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September 06, 2015
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