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May 2016: South Downs National Park

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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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Love is love's reward. - John Dryden
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On this day:
Penny Black issued (worlds 1st stamp) - 1840, Roger Bannister runs the four minute mile - 1954, Moors murderers found guilty - 1966, The Channel Tunnel opens - 1994, Bank of England Given Independence - 1997
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