A hoop skirt – a female fashion item from the 1850s and 1860s – is a kind of crinoline, an undergarment to support a large skirt.
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Great British Menu is a BBC television series and competition that has been running since 2006. The aim of the game is to find chefs who can cook food worthy of being served at a banquet.
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- 'No Man's Land' - a play by Harold Pinter12th June 2017
- 'Hopes and Fears' - a Novel by Charlotte Yonge21st June 2017
- The Spinc Walk, Glendalough, Co Wicklow5th June 2017
- The Ultimate Pixar Animated Film Guide: 2005-20095th June 2017
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