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Famous dates in Dunstable:
23rd of May 1931 : Whipsnade Zoo Opened
1th of December 1937 : Sellotape Goes on Sale

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

Brit Quote:
Like most of those who study history, he (Napoleon III) learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones. - A J P Taylor
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On this day:
Siege of Derry Begins - 1689, Opening of the Natural History Museum - 1881, Republic of Ireland established - 1949
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