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Long Newton, Cleveland and Teesside
Review of Long Newton by Karin Peardon on June 4th, 2007
Hi I was a barmaid at the Vane Arms from 1974 to 1975. It was a beautiful village and a great place to live. A wonderful stopover between Middlesbrough and Darlington.
Patriots always talk of dying for their country but never of killing for their country - Bertrand Russell
On this day:
The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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