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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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'I always wanted to be an explorer, but - it seemed I was doomed to be nothing more than a very silly person.'

'One of the most important days of my life was when I learned to ride a bicycle'

Born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others - George Orwell
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Worlds Oldest Football Club Founded - 1857, Wall Street Crash - 1929, Formation of UN - 1945, Last Commercial Concorde Flight - 2003
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