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February 2018: Land of the Prince Bishops

County Durham is not perhaps well-known as a tourist destination, that very fact surely making it worth visiting, but it does enjoy a wealth of ...More
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Samantha Cameron

Samantha Cameron has achieved heroic status over the last twelve months or so by the way she has coped with what the lady herself with huge understatement referred to as: “A difficult year.” Even before the pressures of the 2010 election campaign the Camerons had suffered the tragic loss of their son Ivan; through that campaign she managed to avoid major controversy; after it she took what must have been a tough decision to leave her top job with Smythson’s of Bond Street. Happily for the couple, she has now given birth to a fourth child. And of course she is not Cherie Blair.

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One is certain of nothing but the truth of one's own emotions. - E M Forster
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Battle of Bramham Moor - 1408, Treaty of Westminster signed - 1674, First Man Utd Match at Old Trafford - 1910, 1st episode of Eastenders - 1985, Cocker's Contempt for Jackson at Brits - 1996
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