Review of Alston by Lesley Mearns on March 28th, 2006
Alston is a lovely town situated in beautiful countryside. It is ideal for people with interests in walking, bird-watching and just enjoying wonderful views.
The locals are friendly and hostpitable.
My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and I told him of course he could, so long as he didn't take it out of my garden. - Eric Morecambe
On this day:
The Houses of Parliament burn down - 1834, Jane Eyre Published - 1847, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Published - 1950, First Edition of Blue Peter - 1958
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