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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 Tyne and Wear

We Have: A History of Britain, The Good Pub Guide, Dog Friendly, Notes from a Small Island, The Good Food Guide, and many more

A-Z Newcastle Upon Tyne Street Atlas
A-Z Newcastle Upon Tyne Street Atlas
A. to Z. Street Atlas of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland and Dur
A. to Z. Street Atlas of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland and Dur
Around Newcastle and Northumberland
Around Newcastle and Northumberland
Around Whickham
Baltic - The Art Factory Belsay Hall Castle & Garden Guide Book Frederick Hill and Washington Old Hall Gateshead History and Guide
Gateshead History and Guide
Gateshead: Architecture in a Changing English Urban Landscape
Gateshead: Architecture in a Changing English Urban Landscape
Geordies - Wa Mental Into the Light: A Complete History of Sunderland Football Club
Into the Light: A Complete History of Sunderland Football Club
Newcastle Mini Map
Newcastle Mini Map
Newcastle United
Newcastle United
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Durham and Sunderland
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Durham and Sunderland
Newcastle-upon-Tyne: A Pictorial History Old Gateshead
Picture of Boldon Ryton in Old Picture Postcards
Ryton in Old Picture Postcards
South Shields South Shields in Old Picture Postcards
Sunderland: City and People Since 1945
Sunderland: City and People Since 1945
The Domesday Book: Boldon Book The Toon: A Complete History of.
The Toon: A Complete History of.
Tramways of Jarrow and South Shields
Tyneside: Past and Present
Tyneside: Past and Present
Wallsend
Wallsend
Wallsend Reflections
Wallsend Reflections
Whickham
Whitley Bay Whitley Bay 1856 Map   
Gardens of England and Wales
Gardens of England and Wales
Michelin Red Guide: Great Britain and...
Michelin Red Guide: Great Britain and...
Everything You Didn't Need to Know About...
Everything You Didn't Need to Know About...
The Rough Guide to England (Rough Guides)
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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Recommended Books:

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

Brit Quote:
Chester pleases my fancy more than any other place I ever saw - James Boswell
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On this day:
Henry VI Crowned as Henri II in Paris - 1431, Oliver Cromwell becomes 'lord protector' - 1653, The 'Bill of Rights' established - 1689, Boston tea party - 1773, Battle of the Bulge Begins - 1944
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