Review of Heywood by Sarah Thomas on September 15th, 2009
Heywood is a special place to me as I was born there in the 60's. Although as a baby we moved to Bury and then to Hollingworth Lake, Heywood will always remain "my home"!
Some people are born to lift heavy weights, some are born to juggle golden balls - Max Beerbohm
On this day:
Battle of Blore Heath - 1459, Chaplin Returns to England - 1952, 1st British woman News reader - 1955, BBC launches the world's first Ceefax teletext service. - 1974, Steve Redgrave wins 5th Olympic Gold Medal - 2000
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