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August 2018: Regency Brighton and Hove

The plurally-named City of Brighton and Hove rather fittingly is a holidays plural - destination. Its modern, historic, cultural, sporting, happening, a seaside resort ...More
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Andy Murray

Whilst not in the Tim Henman style of immensely likeable British Tennis Champions Murray has shown this week with his win at Queens that he really is our best hope of Wimbledon glory for a very long time. In not dropping a set all the way through Murray is coming to form at just the right time and the inconsistencies that have plagued his game in recent years appear to have been put under control. How is that for the kiss of death for SW19 in 3 weeks time ?

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Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him. - John Locke
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The Battle of Otterburn - 1388, The Samlesbury Witch Trial - 1612, Salem Witches Executed - 1692, Bonnie Prince Charlie raises standard at Glenfinnan - 1745, Storm Claims 100 Scottish Fishermen - 1848, The Hungerford Massacre - 1987
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