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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1826 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:
First Manned Balloon Flight - 1783, The Great Storm - 1987, Andy Green breaks sound barrier on land - 1997

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London University Founded

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To cure the British disease with socialism was like trying to cure leukaemia with leeches - Margaret Thatcher
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On this day:
First Manned Balloon Flight - 1783, The Great Storm - 1987, Andy Green breaks sound barrier on land - 1997
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