European Story

European Stories. TaleTown multimedia English short stories about Europe or Europeans, retold tales of EU, European Union, Eurasia, European people or culture.

  • 640-01358405 tortoise and hareOur education system has become a race. A race amongst all sorts of participants. Fast and slow, bright and dumb.

    And it’s not always the fast or bright who get to win this race. Like in the old Aesopian fable about a race between a hare and a tortoise.

  • Day 236 - West Midlands Police - Force Traffic BikerWhen the Chief got on the radio, the cop told him that he'd stopped a limo doing over a 100 in a 50 mph zone.

    "So bust him," barked the Chief.