Schilthornbahn AG celebrates 50th anniversary

20 June 2017

On Saturday, 17 June 2017, around 400 people celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Schilthornbahn AG. The public celebration in the village center of Mürren was well visited. In the evening, the 250 invited guests were treated to culinary delights on Piz Gloria summit. June 2017 marks the 50th anniversary that the Birg – Schilthorn section …

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Composer John Barry to receive memorial plaque

14 June 2017

John Barrys music is loved around the world and with scoring a total of eleven James Bond films, he shaped the sound of 007 like no other. Mixing classical, pop and jazz elements, Barry was one of the most successful film composers of the later twentieth century with over 120 scores for cinema and television and five …

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Concerns about Bond-Girl Karin Dor

10 June 2017

She was the heroine in the Edgar Wallace and Karl May films, shared the screen with legends such as Christopher Lee and is known to Bond fans for portraying treacherous Bond-Girl Helga Brandt in ‘You Only Live Twice’. Now 79, concerns are growing for the health of feisty Karin Dor It was on a holiday …

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Final book by Sir Roger Moore coming September 2017

08 June 2017

The sudden passing of legendary British screen actor Sir Roger Moore on 23 May was a blow to fans around the globe. It was equally a shock to London based publisher Michael O’Mara who will be releasing Moores final book this September In the poignantly entitled ‘A Bientot…’, Sir Roger Moore reflects on life and aging. Delivered, along …

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Adnan Khashoggi, Saudi owner of Bond yacht dies aged 81

07 June 2017

While many of Bonds vehicles came from famous manufacturers and have been modified to suit his needs, there was one yacht lent to Irvin Kershner’s rival Bond film ‘Never Say Never Again’ which has a different story Built in 1980 by Italian yacht builder Benetti at a cost of $291million (2016 equivalent), the 86 meter …

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