Posts Tagged ‘Meningitis’

Coffee Break

March 3, 2009

This month sees the Meningitis Trust’s Coffee Break month where you can enjoy a cup of coffee at work or home and raise money for the Meningitis Trust at the same time. For more information here is the website with a signing up form:

http://www.meningitis-trust.org/coffeebreak/index.html

Today is also the anniversary of the invention of the penalty kick in football in 1891. This rule led to the development of the ‘Penalty Shoot-Out’ that has been the scourge of many an England team. Here is a little game from the BBC that, not only allows you to experience the agony of such things for yourself, but also to learn some Portuguese:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/euro2004/