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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
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Ashes Fever
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Coast
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Churchill

Brit Quote:
Not on one strand are all life's jewels strung. - William Morris
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On this day:
Owen Glendower wins at Bryn Glas - 1402, Battle of Bothwell Bridge - 1679, The Somerset Case Judgement - 1772, Beginnings of the V&A - 1857, Victorias Diamond Jubilee - 1897, SS Empire Windrush Docks at Tilbury - 1948
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