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Famous dates in Barnsley:
12th of December 1866 : England’s Worst Mining Disaster
5th of March 1984 : Miners Strike Starts

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A Picture of Britain
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Brit Quote:
A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy - Thomas Carlyle
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On this day:
Great London Tornado - 1091, Battle of Fornham - 1173, Battle of Neville Cross - 1346, Regicides Executed - 1660, London Beer Flood - 1814, 1st Professional Golf Tournament - 1860, First Motoring Offences in Britain - 1895, First Full-Scale British Air-raid - 1917, World’s First Fully Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Opened - 1956, Hatfield Rail Crash - 2000
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