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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Jersey that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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On this day:
Deadly Storm Changes UK Coastline - 1287, Glasgow Subway Opens - 1896, Women Can Vote in General Election - 1918, The Clash Release London Calling - 1979

Famous historic dates from Jersey

6th of January 1781 : Battle of Jersey
23rd of November 1852 : First Post Office Pillar Box
9th of May 1945 : Channel Islands liberated

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I keep seeing myself in my daughter, and I see my mother in me and in her. Bloody hell. - Julie Walters
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On this day:
Deadly Storm Changes UK Coastline - 1287, Glasgow Subway Opens - 1896, Women Can Vote in General Election - 1918, The Clash Release London Calling - 1979
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