??Iceland News (Mon 20 Aug 2018)

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  • Published on 12:09 GMT

    VIDEO: Central Albertans learn about Icelandic poet at Stephansson House

    Central Albertans learned about Icelandic poet Stephan G. Stephansson Sunday in the Hamlet of Spruce View. Bernice Andersen, neighbouring Markerville resident, said she usually makes it to the Harvest Fair and Quilt Show at Stephansson House Provincial …

    Source: Red Deer Advocate
  • Published on 12:53 GMT

    Icelandic Prisoners Least Likely to Be Reincarcerated

    Nowhere in the Nordic countries are prisoners less likely to be reincarcerated than in Iceland, RÚV reports. The data comes from a new report based on figures collected between 2012 and 2016. According to the study, in Denmark, Sweden, and Finland, around …

    Source: IcelandReview
  • Published on Aug 18, 2018

    Ninety-Five-Year-Old Weatherman Is Oldest Icelander to Go Skydiving

    Páll Bergþórsson, the former director of the Icelandic Met Office, went parachuting this week in honour of his 95th birthday, RÚV reports. Asked how he liked the experience, Páll remarked that it was no more disconcerting than standing on a 10 meter-high …

    Source: IcelandReview
  • Published on Aug 18, 2018

    Iceland lorry fire shuts Peterborough’s Town Bridge

    Source: Evening Telegraph
  • Published on Aug 18, 2018

    An Actor’s Life: Iceland – proving that size doesn’t matter

    As a nation Iceland can hold its head high. Pia Kjærsgaard’s disastrous visit to its shores to address its Parliament on July 18, where she was boycotted and booed, was akin to Donald Trump’s embarrassing European tour on which he only succeeded in …

    Source: Copenhagen Post

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  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    Pod of 60 whales swim in shallow Icelandic fjord

    A pod of around 60 pilot whales became trapped in Kolgrafarfjörður fjord in Iceland during low tide. It was the second time in just two days the pod had to be rescued from shallow waters. The Icelandic Association for Search and Rescue (ICE-SAR), paddled …

    Source: Telegraph.co.uk
  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    Costa Considers Opening Location in Iceland

    Costa, the second-largest coffeehouse chain in the world, is proposing to open a franchise in Iceland, Vísir reports. The corporation is currently considering locations in downtown Reykjavík, although it is not currently known who will hold the franchise …

    Source: IcelandReview
  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    Iceland hotel offers US military barracks theme experience to travelers

    KEFLAVIK, Iceland — Where there were once hundreds of American sailors and airmen, trying to catch sleep and relax in their barracks after a hard day of flying patrols around Iceland, there are now dozens of young people from around the world, sleeping …

    Source: Stars and Stripes
  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    100 Trapped Whales Rescued For Second Time In Iceland

    Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook Twitter ICELAND (CBS) — Trapped whales are rescued not once, but twice, in Iceland. 6-Year-Old Girl Spends Nearly $400 On Toys Using Mom’s Amazon Account A video shows 100 pilot whales that got stuck in a shallow narrow inlet. …

    Source: KYW
  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    Meet the Memorial football player from Iceland

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. — John and Darby Hurley were nearing an empty nest with their youngest son, Dawson, beginning his junior year at Memorial High School and older children Dane and Drayton already out of the house to attend the United States Naval Academy. …

    Source: Evansville Courier & Press

  • Published on Aug 17, 2018

    Pod of whales herded from Icelandic fjord two days in a row

    Posted August 17, 2018 09:49:13 About 60 pilot whales that became trapped in the shallow waters of an Icelandic fjord have been rescued for the second time in two days, having been herded out to sea the day before. The pod first became trapped in …

    Source: ABC.net.au
  • Published on Aug 16, 2018

    Memorial QB, an exchange student from Iceland, lives with coach’s family | Lindskog

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. — John and Darby Hurley were nearing an empty nest with their youngest son, Dawson, beginning his junior year at Memorial High School and older children Dane and Drayton already out of the house to attend the United States Naval Academy. …

    Source: IndyStar.com
  • Published on Aug 16, 2018

    Review: Icelandic coming-of-age drama ‘The Swan’ balances darkness and enchantment

    Rural Iceland’s vistas, with their topographical sensuality and breathtaking expanse, seem both magical and unsparing, the perfect fairy tale setting for themes of isolation and enchantment. In the hushed, mysterious “The Swan,” adapted by filmmaker Ása …

    Source: Los Angeles Times
  • Published on Aug 16, 2018

    Lewis Scores Goal For HK Kopavogur In Iceland

    Bermuda’s Zeiko Lewis scored for his HK Kopavogur team in the 28th minute in their 2 – 0 win over Leiknir Reykjavik. In post on Twitter, Lewis said, “Feels good to score my first goal for the club @HK_Kopavogur. Looking forward to many more wins and …

    Source: bernews.com
  • Published on Aug 16, 2018

    Save £15 on your next Iceland shop and get free next day delivery online

    Whether you want to save on your monthly food shop or pick up a few extra bits for the beautiful sunny weather, we’re always up for saving a few bonus pennies off our groceries. So cashback website TopCashback are offering all new members to their …

    Source: Mirror

  • Published on Aug 16, 2018

    CoDex 1962 by Sjón review – a wild odyssey from the Icelandic trickster

    The Icelandic literary maverick and Oscar-nominated songwriter Sjón writes with a poet’s ear and a musician’s natural sense of rhythm. This extraordinary performance, consisting of three books in one – the first originally published in Iceland in 1994, …

    Source: The Guardian
  • Published on Aug 15, 2018

    Iceland offer shoppers money off Matalan school uniform – here’s how to claim

    Iceland shoppers will be able to score discounts on school uniform from Matalan ahead of the start of the new school year in September. Iceland customers will be able to pick up £5 savings for every £30 spend at Matalan just by shopping at Iceland in …

    Source: Mirror
  • Published on Aug 15, 2018

    Maine Public Travel: Iceland 2018

    Maine Public’s most recent cultural travel program explored Iceland in June of 2018. Nearly 30 friends and supporters from across Maine traveled to Reykjavik with Jennifer Rooks, host of Maine Calling, and CEO Mark Vogelzang during the longest day and …

    Source: Maine Public Broadcasting Network
  • Published on Aug 14, 2018

    You can now do a £40 shop and get 50% off at Iceland

    A £40 food shop has never been so easy especially when you can knock off £20 in two simple steps. Iceland is known for it’s cheap frozen foods and families can now stock up over the summer holidays. This is thanks to an online discount code and a £15 …

    Source: Manchester Evening News

 

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