Archives for posts with tag: 2014

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Lisbon: The Perfect Break- Telegraph UK

Jul 24. 2014: The House of Cubes in Tomar will host an exhibition of 33 scooters from July 30th to September 30. This belongs to a private collection of John Seixas

Source: Rede regional

Jul 27, 2014: Hundreds of Vespa riders gathered on the grounds of Zeche Ewald to celebrate the ‘Queen of scooters’. The three days event saw models from the initial days to the latest. For example, the Vespa with chassis number ‘1013’ owned by Peter Witzels is presumed to have been produced in the first two or three days of production of Vespa in Germany. German chassis numbers started with 1000.

Source: Hertener Allgemeine

Jul 25, 2014: Hillboro’s Bag&Baggage Productions will present an adaptation of ‘Love’s Labour Lost’ in Tom Hughes Civic Center on Vespas. Scott Palmer, the artistic director, has adapted the 16th century comedy to the 1960s. The style is very ‘La Dolce Vita’ according to Palmer.

Source: Hillsboro Tribune

Jul 10, 2014: The all new Primavera 125cc and 150cc and the Vespa Sprint 125cc ABS variants are launched.

The front wheel of the small bodied Vespa scooters have a ‘Speed Detection System’ which in tandem with the ‘Electro Hydraulic Control Unit’ can identify lock-ups and help in preventing them.

Source: Piaggio Group Press Release

The Vespa Sprint

Source: Vespa via Dinside

Jun 29, 2014: Vespa Club of Llanes have joined hands with the municipality to join in the ‘Solidarity Assistance Llanes’ drive to collect nonperishable food for the needy.

Source: La Nueva España

‘Walking on Sunshine’ shot in the Salento region of Puglia shows Southern Italy in its beauty. Lecce, Nardo and Torre San Giovanni appears in the movie.

Source: Financial Times, Telegraph

Jun 30, 2014: The 1953 Classic Roman Holiday, with Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck screens tonight at the Coolidge Theatre as a part of its Big Screen Classic series.

The Roman Holiday was shot entirely in Italy. Directed by William Wyler, the film was nominated for ten Academy awards. It won 3, including the ‘Best Actress’ award for Hepburn.

 

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The movie will be shown at 7:00pm on 30th June at the Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Brookline.

Source: BU Today