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Avro three sisters flypast

On Thursday, three Avro aircraft flew together of Lincolnshire for probably the last time. The only two air-worthy Lancaster bombers (one from the UK based Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and one from Canada),...

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War Grade bottle top find

Whilst out walking today, I found several of these ‘war grade’ bottle necks and screw-in stoppers. They were on the edge of a ploughed field alongside a public footpath. What does ‘war grade’ refer...

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Jonathan Creek episode guide

The Wrestler’s Tomb 1997 An exuberant artist is found dead at home. The only suspect is the artist’s wronged wife who was well aware of his affair with his model, but how could she...

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The Lady of Shalott

By Alfred, Lord Tennyson On either side the river lie Long fields of barley and of rye, That clothe the wold and meet the sky; And thro’ the field the road runs by To...

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Scarborough Lighthouse

The lighthouse dates from the early 1800’s and was constructed to coincide with Scarborough’s growth in shipping. Originally it was powered by candlelight but was converted to a gas lamp in 1844. Early in...