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October 2015: Mills and Hills in Central Lancashire

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It only takes a room of Americans for the English and Australians to realise how much we have in common. - Stephen Fry
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Oxford University admits Women for the 1st time - 1920, Biggest British Salmon Caught - 1922, Southend Pier Fire Traps 300 - 1959, Britain & USA Begin Airstrikes in Afghanistan - 2001, Hostage Ken Bigley murdered - 2004
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