Review of Sidmouth by Geraldine Sloggett on September 5th, 2007
I visited Jacobs Ladder on Sunday - 2 September - and counted 10 dogs while walking along the beach. Does anyone police the beach for people who ignore the sign banning dogs on the beach during the summer months.
Saw a wedding in the church. It was strange to see what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition. - Samuel Pepys
On this day:
The assassination of James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray - 1570, The Royal Exchange opens in London. - 1571, Battle of Rorkes Drift - 1879, The Tottenham Outrage - 1909, First Labour Government - 1924
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