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April 2019: Hereford

April can be a tricky month for weather in Britain: surprisingly sunny days interspersed with spring showers. So a destination where the best of the ...More
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Samantha Cameron

Samantha Cameron has achieved heroic status over the last twelve months or so by the way she has coped with what the lady herself with huge understatement referred to as: “A difficult year.” Even before the pressures of the 2010 election campaign the Camerons had suffered the tragic loss of their son Ivan; through that campaign she managed to avoid major controversy; after it she took what must have been a tough decision to leave her top job with Smythson’s of Bond Street. Happily for the couple, she has now given birth to a fourth child. And of course she is not Cherie Blair.

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Life was planned by a committee while the clever ones had popped out to the lav - Victoria Wood
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Battle of Hedgeley Moor - 1464, Robinson Crusoe Published - 1719, Treaty of Amiens Signed - 1802, Crick and Watson discover DNA - 1953
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