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100 Welsh Heroes

Features the one hundred famous Welsh people voted for in an extensive online poll. Includes biographies of each and is viewable in A-Z format or by category. Also features articles and ideas for using the site as an educational resource.

Aitken, Jonathan

Includes information about this author, broadcaster, columnist, lecturer, campaigner for prison reform, former Cabinet Minister, Member of Parliament, and ex-prisoner. details of his writings, and contacts.

Eccentric Club

Nationwide club for Britain's self-procaimed eccentrics. Contains FAQ, details of events, information on the club's charity work and club history.

The Footprints Project

Charity that reduces the risk of reoffending, by mentoring those being released from custody and who return to Hampshire, Dorset and Somerset. footprintspro


Provides an archive service of UK death notices and online obituaries. Search obituaries and pay your tribute by leaving a message.

My Home Town Schools

Site for locating and contacting your old school, college and university friends.

Open Plaques

A community-based project which documents, catalogues and promotes blue plaques (and other commemorative plaques) around the UK. Organised by people and place.

Peter Tatchell

Personal website of the human rights activitist, particularly well known for for his work on LGBT issues; includes a wide ranging library of his writings and resources on the varied campaigns he has been involved in, with a biography, bibliography, and his memoirs.

Quentin Crisp

Dedicated to the memory, life and works of the celebrated English eccentric and raconteur Quentin Crisp.

School Mates

Free social network which aims to help people find old school friends.

The Tall Persons Club GB & Ireland

Provides information for and promotes the interests of tall people.

Web of Stories

An archive of life stories of people who have influenced and changed the world, including scientists, artists, writers and poets, social activists, and many more; also open to people who have a story to tell. webofstories

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