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December 2017: A West Country Christmas – Dorset in December

Thomas Hardy’s celebration of Christmas in Dorset in his early novel Under the Greenwood Tree is perhaps second only to A Christmas Carol (a version ...More
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Recommended Books for the visitor to Orkneys

We Have: Scotland the Best!, Eyewitness Travel Guides: Scotland, Scotland: Where to Stay Self Catering, The Rough Guide to Scotland,A History of Britain, The Good Pub Guide, Dog Friendly, Notes from a Small Island, The Good Food Guide, and many more

Orkney (Pevensey Island Guides)
Orkney (Pevensey Island Guides)
Scottish Islands: Orkney and Shetland...
Scottish Islands: Orkney and Shetland...
The Islands of Orkney
The Islands of Orkney
The Orkney Book
The Rough Guide to Scottish Highlands...
The Rough Guide to Scottish Highlands...
   
Scotland the Best!
Scotland the Best!
Eyewitness Travel Guides: Scotland.
Eyewitness Travel Guides: Scotland.
Scotland: Where to Stay Self Catering
Scotland: Where to Stay Self Catering
The Rough Guide to Scotland
The Rough Guide to Scotland
Castles Map of Scotland
Castles Map of Scotland
Castles Map of Scotland
A History of Scotland (Penguin History)
Castles Map of Scotland
Raw Spirit: In Search of the Perfect Dram
Castles Map of Scotland
Scotland: Where to Stay - Bed and...
A History of Britain
A History of Britain
The Good Pub Guide
The Good Pub Guide
Dog Friendly
Dog Friendly
Notes from a Small Island
Notes from a Small Island
The Good Food Guide
The Good Food Guide
A-Z Great Britain: Handy Road Atlas
A-Z Great Britain: Handy Road Atlas
Good Hotel Guide Great Britain and...
Good Hotel Guide Great Britain and...
Days Out UK 2003
Days Out UK 2003
AA the Hotel Guide
AA the Hotel Guide
Michelin Red Guide: Great Britain and...
Michelin Red Guide: Great Britain and...
The Good Bed and Breakfast Guide
The Good Bed and Breakfast Guide
The Ultimate Guide to Romantic Hotels
The Ultimate Guide to Romantic Hotels
 

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A Picture of Britain
A Picture of Britain
Ashes Fever
Ashes Fever
Coast
Coast
Churchill
Churchill

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The Beduin could not look for God within him: he was too sure that he was within God. - T E Lawrence
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On this day:
Henry VIII ex-communicated - 1538, 1st Bowler Hats go on sale - 1849, The Wright Brothers take Flight - 1903, Mary Bell found Guilty - 1968, IRA bomb Harrods - 1983, Work begins on the Channel Tunnel - 1988, Ian Huntly found Guilty of Soham Murders - 2003
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