Ransome


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Ransome

Arthur. 1884--1967, English writer, best known for his books for children, including Swallows and Amazons (1930) and Great Northern? (1947)
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Speaking at the 2019/20 Chevening send off ceremony for nine Botswana scholars, Ms Ransome said Chevening scholarships continued to nurture the UK-Botswana relationship with regard to education, which had come a long way.
Cuttack (Odisha) [India], July 17 (ANI): Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF) chairman Alan Ransome praised India's table tennis players and said he is expecting good results from the Indian players in the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships, hosted by India.
Performed at multi-award winning Storyhouse in Chester and at the acclaimed Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Swallows and Amazons is Ransome's 1930s stories of adventure and childhood.
These international players included Dennis Neale, Alan Ransome, Nicky Jarvis, Jimmy Walker, David Alderson and Robert Wiley.
Which Arthur Ransome novel from 1930 has been adapted into a film starring Andrew Scott, Harry Enfield and Jessica Hynes?
A tree-laden haven for wildlife, St Herbert's Island features heavily in the remake of Arthur Ransome's classic children's tale Swallows And Amazons, which opened in cinemas this summer.
Fact is certainly stranger than fiction in the secret life of Arthur Ransome, one of Britain's best-loved writers of children's books.
Inspired by the classic Arthur Ransome novel from 1930, the story follows the adventures of the four Walker children who go on holiday to the Lake District.
In a nod to Ransome's shady past - he was kept on file by MI5 as a suspected spy - the plot takes an altogether more sinister turn, with plenty of subterfuge and high-speed chases.
The props and clothes are almost in line, barring exceptions like a chronically misA[degrees] placed digital watch on NYPD Detective Ransome's (Dwayne Johnson) wrist and a couple of FBI agents who shed their dark suits for rather colourful ones.