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Famous dates in Mayfair:
14th of June 1822 : Babbage Proposes Proto-Computer
25th of January 1839 : Fox Talbot Shows First Photos
26th of January 1871 : Rugby Football Union Formed
10th of September 1897 : Worlds 1st Drunk Driver Caught
10th of July 1958 : Launch of the Parking Meter
3rd of July 1966 : Anti Vietnam Protest at American Embassy
30th of January 1969 : Beatles Rooftop Finale

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A Picture of Britain
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Ashes Fever
Ashes Fever
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Coast
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Churchill

Brit Quote:
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught - Oscar Wilde
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On this day:
Botany Bay Founded - 1788, Rugby Football Union Formed - 1871, Gordon Killed at Khartoum - 1885, John Logie Baird gives first demonstration of television - 1926
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