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October 2016: Isle of Purbeck

Why the Isle of Purbeck? Visitors to these shores, and we Britons likewise, far too often limit our trip horizons to the big stuff: cities ...More
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'People who get through life dependent on other people's possessions are always the first to lecture you on how little possessions count.'

Born in Catford, London
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I don't ever blink, honestly. - Ridley Scott
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Walter Raleigh is executed - 1618, Suez Conflict Begins - 1956, M25 fully opens - 1986
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