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Aldershot

Aldershot is a town in the English county of Hampshire, located on heathland about southwest of London. [1]

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Air Accidents Investigation Branch

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) investigates air accidents in the United Kingdom.

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Albert, Prince Consort

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel; later The Prince Consort; 26 August 1819 – 14 December 1861) was the husband of Queen Victoria.

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Alder

Alder is the common name of a genus of flowering plants (Alnus) belonging to the birch family Betulaceae.

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Aldermaston

Aldermaston is a mostly rural, dispersed settlement, civil parish and electoral ward in Berkshire, South-East England.

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Aldershot (UK Parliament constituency)

Aldershot is a constituency in Hampshire, represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1997 by Gerald Howarth of the Conservative Party.

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Aldershot Cemetery

Aldershot Cemetery (actually the Redan Road Cemetery, but also known as Aldershot Civic Cemetery) is the main public burial ground for the town of Aldershot in Hampshire.

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Aldershot F.C.

Aldershot Football Club was an English Football League club, which was wound up in the High Court in March 1992.

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Aldershot Garrison

Aldershot Garrison, also known as Aldershot Military Town, is a major garrison in South East England, located between Aldershot and Farnborough in Hampshire.

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Aldershot Military Cemetery

Aldershot Military Cemetery is a burial ground for military personnel, or ex-military personnel.

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Aldershot Military Museum

Aldershot Military Museum in Aldershot Military Town in Hampshire was conceived by former Aldershot Garrison Commander, the late Brigadier John Reed (1926-1992).

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Aldershot Observatory

Aldershot observatory is a circular red-brick building with a domed roof standing on Queens Avenue in Aldershot Military Town near Aldershot, England, home to the British Army since circa 1854.

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Aldershot railway station

Aldershot railway station is on Station Road, near the town centre of Aldershot, Hampshire, England.

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Aldershot Town F.C.

Aldershot Town Football Club is an English association football club based in Aldershot, Hampshire.

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Aldous Huxley

Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer, philosopher and a prominent member of the Huxley family.

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Alton railway station

Alton railway station is a railway station in the town of Alton, in the English county of Hampshire.

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Amelle Berrabah

Amelle Berrabah (born 22 April 1984) is a British singer, songwriter and former member of the Sugababes who replaced founding member Mutya Buena in the group in December 2005.

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Armed Forces Day (United Kingdom)

Armed Forces Day (formerly Veterans' Day) in the United Kingdom is an annual event celebrated in late June to commemorate the service of men and women in the British Armed Forces.

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Army Catering Corps

The Army Catering Corps (ACC) was a corps of the British Army, responsible for the feeding of all Army units.

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Arsenal F.C.

Arsenal Football Club is a professional football club based in Holloway, London.

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Arthur Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle KStJ, DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a British writer and physician, most noted for his fictional stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.

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Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852), was a soldier and statesman, and one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain.

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Ascot railway station

Ascot railway station is a railway station in the town of Ascot in Berkshire, England.

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Aston Villa F.C.

Aston Villa Football Club (also known as Villa, The Villa, The Villans, The Lions) is a professional football club based in Witton, Birmingham, that plays in the Premier League, the highest level of English football.

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Bagshot

Bagshot is a small town in the southeast of England.

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Battle of Waterloo

The Battle of Waterloo was fought on Sunday, 18 June 1815, near Waterloo in present-day Belgium, then part of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands.

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BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.

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BBC News

BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.

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BBC News Online

BBC News Online is the website of BBC News, the division of the BBC responsible for newsgathering and production.

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BBC Sport

BBC Sport is a department of the BBC North division providing national sports coverage for BBC Television, radio and online.

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BBC Surrey

BBC Surrey is the BBC Local Radio service covering the English county of Surrey, along with North-East Hampshire and the northern fringes of West Sussex including Crawley, East Grinstead and Gatwick Airport.

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Birmingham City F.C.

Birmingham City Football Club (locally) is a professional association football club based in the city of Birmingham, England.

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Bloody Sunday (1972)

Bloody Sunday – sometimes called the Bogside Massacre – was an incident on 30 January 1972 in the Bogside area of Derry, Northern Ireland.

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Bowling

Bowling refers to a series of sports or leisure activities in which a player rolls or throws a bowling ball towards a target.

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Boxing

Boxing is a martial art and combat sport in which two people throw punches at each other, usually with gloved hands.

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Boxing Day

Boxing Day is a holiday traditionally celebrated the day following Christmas Day, when servants and tradesmen would receive gifts, known as a "Christmas box", from their bosses or employers, in the United Kingdom, Barbados, Canada, Hong Kong, Australia, Bermuda, New Zealand, Kenya, South Africa, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and other former British colonies.

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Brad Pitt

William Bradley "Brad" Pitt (born December 18, 1963) is an American actor and producer.

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Brian Epstein

Brian Samuel Epstein (19 September 1934 27 August 1967) was an English music entrepreneur, best known for managing the Beatles.

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British Army

The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.

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British Forces Broadcasting Service

The British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) provides radio and television programmes for Her Majesty's Armed Forces, and their dependents worldwide.

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Bruce Rioch

Bruce David Rioch (born 6 September 1947) is a football manager and former player.

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Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is the London residence and principal workplace of the monarch of the United Kingdom.

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Building Design Partnership

BDP, formerly known as Building Design Partnership, is a firm of architects and engineers employing over 800 staff in the UK and internationally.

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Camberley

Camberley is a town in Surrey, England, southwest of central London, between the M3 and M4 motorways.

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Car bomb

A car bomb, or truck bomb, also known as a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED), is an improvised explosive device placed inside a car or other vehicle and detonated.

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Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is, the largest Christian church, with more than 1.25 billion members worldwide.

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Charlie Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the silent era.

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Church of St Michael the Archangel, Aldershot

The Church of St Michael the Archangel is the parish church for the town of Aldershot in Hampshire.

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Cineworld

Cineworld Group plc is a cinema chain operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Jersey and continental Europe as Cinema City International.

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Clockwork

Clockwork refers to the inner workings of either a mechanical clock (where it is also called a movement) or another device that operates in a similar fashion (such as a dial indicator).

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Colchester Garrison

Colchester Garrison is a major garrison located in Colchester in the county of Essex, Southern England.

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Common land

Common land (a common) is land owned collectively by a number of persons, or by one person, but over which other people have certain traditional rights, such as to allow their livestock to graze upon it, to collect firewood, or to cut turf for fuel.

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Conservative Party (UK)

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.

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Constitution Hill, London

Constitution Hill is a road in the City of Westminster in London.

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Conurbation

A conurbation is a region comprising a number of cities, large towns, and other urban areas that, through population growth and physical expansion, have merged to form one continuous urban and industrially developed area.

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Craig Maskell

Craig Dell Maskell (born 10 April 1968 in Aldershot) is a football Centre Forward currently playing for Staines Town and undertaking the role of assistant manager.

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Crimean War

The Crimean War (October 1853 – February 1856), also known in Russian historiography as the Eastern War of 1853–1856 (Восточная война, Vostochnaya Voina), was a conflict in which Russia lost to an alliance of France, the United Kingdom, the Ottoman Empire, and Sardinia.

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Crondall

Crondall is a village and large, rural civil parish in the north east of Hampshire, England and all that remains of the Crondall Hundred also surveyed in the Domesday Book of 1086.

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Daily Mail

The Daily Mail is a British daily middle-marketPeter Wilby, New Statesman, 19 December 2013 (online version: 2 January 2014) tabloid newspaper owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust.

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David Hemmings

David Edward Leslie Hemmings (18 November 1941 – 3 December 2003) was an English film, theatre and television actor as well as a film and television director and producer. He and his manager created the Hemdale Film Corporation in 1967. He is noted for his role as the photographer in the drama mystery-thriller film Blowup (1966), directed by Michelangelo Antonioni. Early in his career, Hemmings was a boy soprano appearing in operatic roles. In his later acting career, he was known for his distinctive eyebrows and gravelly voice.

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Decimus Burton

Decimus Burton (30 September 1800 – 14 December 1881) was a prolific English architect and garden designer.

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Derby County F.C.

Derby County Football Club is an English football club based in Derby.

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Dick Turpin

Richard "Dick" Turpin (bap. 1705 – 7 April 1739) was an English highwayman whose exploits were romanticised following his execution in York for horse theft.

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Die Another Day

Die Another Day (2002) is the twentieth spy film in the ''James Bond'' series, and the fourth and last film to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.

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DJ Sharkey

DJ Sharkey (born Jonathan Kneath) is a British record producer, disc jockey and rapper who, as of September 2011, is mostly retired from music production and performance.

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Domesday Book

Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.

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Edward VII

Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death.

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Equatorial mount

An equatorial mount is a mount for instruments that follows the rotation of the sky (celestial sphere) by having one rotational axis parallel to the Earth's axis of rotation.

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Eyeless in Gaza (novel)

Eyeless in Gaza is a bestselling novel by Aldous Huxley, first published in 1936.

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Farnborough Airport

Farnborough Airport or TAG London Farnborough Airport (previously called RAE Farnborough, ICAO Code EGUF) is an operational business/executive general aviation airport in Farnborough, Rushmoor, Hampshire, England.

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Farnborough Hill

Farnborough Hill, previously known as Farnborough Hill Convent, is an independent Roman Catholic school in Farnborough, Hampshire, England.

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Farnborough, Hampshire

Farnborough is a town in north east Hampshire, England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area.

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Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area

The Farnborough/Aldershot built-up area or Blackwater Valley Conurbation or Aldershot Urban Area is the name used by the ONS to refer to the loose conurbation on the border between Surrey, Berkshire and Hampshire in England.

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Farnham

Farnham is a town in Surrey, England, within the Borough of Waverley.

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Findmypast

"Findmypast" is a privately held UK-based online genealogy service owned by British company DC Thomson Family History.

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Fleet Buzz

Fleet Buzz was a bus company based in Crondall, Hampshire, England.

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Football League Fourth Division

The Fourth Division (or Division Four) of The Football League was the fourth-highest division in the English football league system from the 1958–59 season until the creation of the Premier League prior to the 1992–93 season.

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Frankie & Benny's

Frankie & Benny's is a chain of Italian-American restaurants in the United Kingdom, with numerous outlets nationwide, run by The Restaurant Group plc.

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Garrison

Garrison (various spellings) (from the French garnison, itself from the verb garnir, "to equip") is the collective term for a body of troops stationed in a particular location, originally to guard it, but now often simply using it as a home base.

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Gerald Howarth

Sir James Gerald Douglas Howarth (born 12 September 1947), known as Gerald Howarth, is a British Conservative Party politician.

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Google Books

Google Books (previously known as Google Book Search and Google Print) is a service from Google Inc. that searches the full text of books and magazines that Google has scanned, converted to text using optical character recognition, and stored in its digital database.

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Great Britain

Great Britain, also known as Britain, is an island in the North Atlantic off the north-west coast of continental Europe.

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Greyhound racing

Greyhound racing is an organized, competitive industry in which greyhound dogs are raced around a track.

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Guildford (Surrey) railway station

Guildford railway station is at one of three main railway junctions on the Portsmouth Direct Line and serves the town of Guildford in Surrey, England.

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Gunga Din

"Gunga Din" (1892) is a poem by Rudyard Kipling, set in British India.

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Gurkha

The Gurkhas (Nepali: गोर्खा), also spelled as Gorkhas, are soldiers from Nepal.

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Gurkha Justice Campaign

The Gurkha Justice Campaign is a campaign group in the United Kingdom fighting for the rights of the Gurkhas.

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Hampshire

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Hardcore (electronic dance music genre)

Hardcore, formerly called hardcore techno, is a subgenre of electronic dance music originating in Europe from the emergent raves in the 1990s.

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Hippodrome, Aldershot

The Hippodrome was a theatre in the town of Aldershot in Hampshire.

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Hixxy

Hixxy or DJ Hixxy, born Ian Hicks, is a British UK Hardcore and previously happy hardcore DJ and musician from Portsmouth, England.

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Holly Aird

Imogen Holly Aird, (born 18 May 1969) is an English television actress known for playing Forensic Pathologist Frankie Wharton in the BBC1 drama series Waking the Dead, having previously starred in productions such as Soldier Soldier and the 1997 film Fever Pitch alongside Colin Firth.

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Hounslow Heath

Hounslow Heath is a public open space and local nature reserve in the London Borough of Hounslow.

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Hundred (county division)

A hundred was an administrative division which was geographically part of a larger region; it was formerly used in England, Wales, South Australia, some parts of the United States, Denmark, Southern Schleswig, Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Norway.

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Hyde Park Corner

Hyde Park Corner is an area in London located around a major road junction at the southeastern corner of Hyde Park.

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Ian McDonald (footballer, born 1953)

Ian Clifford McDonald (born 10 May 1953) is an English former footballer and manager.

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Imperial War Museum Duxford

Imperial War Museum Duxford is a branch of the Imperial War Museum near Duxford in Cambridgeshire, England.

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Joan Hunter Dunn

Joan Jackson, née Joan Hunter Dunn (13 October 1915 – 11 April 2008) was the muse of Sir John Betjeman in his poem "A Subaltern's Love-song".

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John Betjeman

Sir John Betjeman, CBE (28 August 190619 May 1984) was an English poet, writer, and broadcaster who described himself in Who's Who as a "poet and hack".

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John Norden

John Norden (c.1547–1625) was an English cartographer, chorographer and antiquary.

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Johnny Berry

Reginald John "Johnny" Berry (1 June 1926 – 16 September 1994), also listed as John James Berry, was an English footballer.

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Kazan

Kazan (p; Qazan) is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia.

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Labour Party (UK)

The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.

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League Cup

In association football, a League Cup or Secondary Cup generally signifies a cup competition for which entry is restricted only to teams in a particular league.

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Lido

A lido is a public outdoor swimming pool and surrounding facilities, or part of a beach where people can swim, lie in the sun or participate in water sports.

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Lionel Jeffries

Lionel Charles Jeffries (10 June 1926 – 19 February 2010) was an English actor, screenwriter and film director.

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List of British Army installations

This is a list of British Army Installations in the United Kingdom and overseas.

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Local Government Act 1972

The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.

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London Waterloo station

London Waterloo station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground station complex in the Waterloo area of the London Borough of Lambeth.

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Luton Town F.C.

Luton Town Football Club is an English association football club based since 1905 at Kenilworth Road, Luton, Bedfordshire.

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Manchester United F.C.

Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.

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Martin Freeman

Martin John Christopher Freeman (born 8 September 1971) is an English actor, best known for portraying Tim Canterbury in the original UK version of sitcom mockumentary The Office, Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama Sherlock, Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's ''The Hobbit'' film trilogy, and Lester Nygaard in the dark comedy-crime drama TV series ''Fargo''.

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Matthew Cotes Wyatt

Matthew Cotes Wyatt (1777 – 3 January 1862) was a painter and sculptor and a member of the Wyatt family, who were well known in the Victorian era as architects and sculptors.

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Max Brooks

Maximillian Michael "Max" Brooks (born May 22, 1972) is an American horror author and screenwriter.

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MDMA

MDMA (contracted from) is a psychoactive drug of the substituted methylenedioxyphenethylamine and substituted amphetamine classes of drugs that is consumed primarily for its euphoric and empathogenic effects.

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Mess

A mess (also called a messdeck aboard ships) is an area where military personnel socialize, eat, and (in some cases) live.

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Meudon

Meudon is a municipality in the southwestern suburbs of Paris, France.

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Middlesbrough F.C.

Middlesbrough Football Club, also known as Boro, is an English football club based in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, who play in the Football League Championship.

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Military exercise

A military exercise or war game is the employment of military resources in training for military operations, either exploring the effects of warfare or testing strategies without actual combat.

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Military tattoo

A tattoo is a military performance of music or display of armed forces in general.

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Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom)

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government, and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.

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Modern pentathlon

The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five events: fencing, 200 m freestyle swimming, show jumping, and a final combined event of pistol shooting, and a 3200 m cross-country run.

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Morrison's

Morrison's or Morrisons may refer to.

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Motorcycle speedway

Motorcycle speedway, usually referred to as speedway, is a motorcycle sport involving four and sometimes up to six riders competing over four anti-clockwise laps of an oval circuit.

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Munich air disaster

The Munich air disaster occurred on 6 February 1958 when British European Airways flight 609 crashed on its third attempt to take off from a slush-covered runway at Munich-Riem Airport, West Germany.

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My Autobiography (Chaplin)

My Autobiography is a book by Charlie Chaplin, first published by Simon & Schuster in 1964.

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Nando's

Nando's is an international casual dining restaurant chain originating from South Africa, with a Mozambican/Portuguese theme.

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National Express Coaches

National Express is an intercity coach operator providing services throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

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National League (English football)

The National League is an association football league in England consisting of three divisions, the National League, National League North and National League South.

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Nepalese in the United Kingdom

Nepalese in the United Kingdom (also British Nepalese, Nepalese British) are British citizens or full-time residents of the United Kingdom whose ethnic origins lie fully or partially in Nepal.

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Oberursel (Taunus)

Oberursel (Taunus) is a town in Germany and part of the Frankfurt Rhein-Main urban area.

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Official Irish Republican Army

The Official Irish Republican Army or Official IRA (OIRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary group whose goal was to remove Northern Ireland from the United Kingdom and create a "workers' republic" encompassing all of Ireland.

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Old English

Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc) or Anglo-Saxon is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.

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P. G. Wodehouse

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, (15 October 188114 February 1975) was an English author and one of the most widely read humorists of the 20th century.

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Parachute Regiment (United Kingdom)

The Parachute Regiment, colloquially known as the Paras, is an airborne infantry regiment of the British Army.

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Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum

The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Museum is now located at Imperial War Museum Duxford.

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Park Crematorium, Aldershot

The Park Crematorium is the crematorium for the town of Aldershot in Hampshire and surrounding districts, including North East Hampshire and parts of Surrey and Berkshire.

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Patrick Young Alexander

Patrick Young Alexander (28 March 1867 – 7 July 1943) was a British aeronautical pioneer fascinated by the possibility of heavier-than-air flight.

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Paul McCartney

Sir James Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer.

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Peter Sellers

Peter Sellers, (born Richard Henry Sellers; 8 September 1925 – 24 July 1980) was a British film actor, comedian and singer.

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PizzaExpress

PizzaExpress is a:restaurant group with over 400 restaurants across the United Kingdom and 40 overseas in Europe, Pakistan, Hong Kong, India and the Middle East.

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Point-to-point (steeplechase)

A point-to-point is a form of horseracing over fences for hunting horses and amateur riders.

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Prince Consort's Library

The Prince Consort's Library in Aldershot Military Town in the English county of Hampshire was founded by Prince Albert to contribute to the education of soldiers in the British Army.

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Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru) is a title traditionally granted to the heir apparent of the British or English monarch.

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Princess Royal Barracks, Deepcut

The Princess Royal Barracks, Deepcut, commonly referred to as Deepcut Barracks, is the headquarters of the Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) of the British Army and the Defence School of Logistics, Policing and Administration.

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Public school (United Kingdom)

The term public school refers to a group of older, more expensive and exclusive fee-paying private independent secondary schools in England and Wales, which cater primarily for children aged between 13 and 18.

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Punch (magazine)

Punch, or The London Charivari was a British weekly magazine of humour and satire established in 1841 by Henry Mayhew and engraver Ebenezer Landells.

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Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace (2008) is the twenty-second ''James Bond'' film produced by Eon Productions, and is the direct sequel to the 2006 film Casino Royale.

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Queen Victoria

Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

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Reading F.C.

Reading Football Club is an English professional football club, based in Reading, which plays in the Football League Championship.

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Recreation Ground (Aldershot)

Football has been played at The Recreation Ground in Aldershot since 1927 when Aldershot (later reformed as Aldershot Town) was founded.

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Refracting telescope

A refracting or refractor telescope is a type of optical telescope that uses a lens as its objective to form an image (also referred to a dioptric telescope).

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Royal Corps of Transport

The Royal Corps of Transport (RCT) was a British Army Corps established to manage all matters in relation to the transport of men and materiel for the Army and the wider Defence community.

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Royal Logistic Corps

The Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) provides logistic support functions to the British Army.

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Rudyard Kipling

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936)The Times, (London) 18 January 1936, p. 12 was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist.

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Rushmoor

Rushmoor is a local government district and borough in Hampshire, England.

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Rushmoor Arena

Rushmoor Arena is outdoor arena in Aldershot.

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Scotland national football team

The Scotland national football team represents Scotland in international football and is controlled by the Scottish Football Association.

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Simon & Schuster

Simon & Schuster, Inc., a division of CBS Corporation, is a publisher founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard L. Simon and M. Lincoln ("Max") Schuster.

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South Today

South Today is the BBC's regional television news service for the south of England, covering Hampshire, West Sussex, Brighton and Hove, much of Dorset and Berkshire and parts of Surrey and Wiltshire.

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Southampton

Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire on the south coast of England, and is situated south-west of London and north-west of Portsmouth.

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Southampton F.C.

Southampton Football Club is an English football club, nicknamed The Saints, based in the city of Southampton, Hampshire, who currently compete in the Premier League.

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Spring-heeled Jack

Spring-heeled Jack is an entity in English folklore of the Victorian era.

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St Joseph's Church, Aldershot

St Joseph's Church is a Roman Catholic Parish church in Aldershot, Hampshire.

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Stagecoach South

Stagecoach South is a bus operator providing services in South East England.

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Stock car racing

Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina.

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Sulechów

Sulechów (Züllichau) is a town in Poland, in Lubusz Voivodeship, in Zielona Góra County.

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Superstox

Superstox is a type of single seat formula racing, similar to Sprint car racing developed in the 1960s in the United Kingdom.

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Swindon Town F.C.

Swindon Town Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

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Tarmac

Tarmac (short for tarmacadam, or tar-penetration macadam) is a type of road surfacing material patented by Edgar Purnell Hooley in 1901.

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Team GB

Team GB is the brand name used since 1999 by the British Olympic Association (BOA) for their Great Britain and Northern Ireland Olympic team.

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Telescope

A telescope is an instrument that aids in the observation of remote objects by collecting electromagnetic radiation (such as visible light).

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Tesco

Tesco PLC is a British multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer headquartered in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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The Adventure of the Crooked Man

"The Adventure of the Crooked Man", one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is one of 12 stories in the cycle collected as The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968 film)

The Charge of the Light Brigade is a 1968 British war film made by Woodfall Film Productions and distributed by United Artists, depicting parts of the Crimean War and the eponymous charge.

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The Connaught School

The Connaught School is a mixed secondary school in Aldershot, Hampshire for 11-16 year olds.

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The Gold Bat

The Gold Bat is a novel by P. G. Wodehouse, first published on 13 September 1904McIlvaine, E., Sherby, L.S. and Heineman, J.H. (1990) P.G. Wodehouse: A Comprehensive Bibliography and Checklist.

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The Hobbit (film series)

The Hobbit is a film series consisting of three high fantasy adventure films directed by Peter Jackson.

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, originally published in 1894, by Arthur Conan Doyle.

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The Office

The Office is a popular mockumentary sitcom that was first made in the United Kingdom and has now been remade in many other countries, with overall viewership in the hundreds of millions worldwide.

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The Pothunters

The Pothunters is a 1902 novel by P. G. Wodehouse.

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The Wavell School

The Wavell School is a coeducational community secondary school, located in Farnborough in the English county of Hampshire.

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The White Feather

The White Feather is a novel by P. G. Wodehouse, first published on 9 October 1907McIlvaine, E., Sherby, L.S. and Heineman, J.H. (1990) P.G. Wodehouse: A comprehensive bibliography and checklist.

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Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hardy, OM (2 June 1840 – 11 January 1928) was an English novelist and poet.

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Toby Carvery

Toby Carvery is a British carvery chain brand owned and operated by Mitchells and Butlers.

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Toll road

A toll road, also known as a turnpike or tollway, is a public or private roadway for which a fee (or toll) is assessed for passage.

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Tongham

Tongham is a Surrey village across a narrow double divide from the easterly park and business estate of the town of Aldershot, north-east Hampshire.

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Trevor Howard

Trevor Howard (born Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith; 29 September 1913 – 7 January 1988) was an English actor.

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Trinity Mirror

Trinity Mirror plc is a large British newspaper, magazine and digital publisher.

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Tweseldown Racecourse

Tweseldown Racecourse in Fleet, Hampshire was originally a National Hunt steeplechasing venue and the home of the equestrian dressage and eventing competitions in the 1948 Summer Olympics.

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Twin towns and sister cities

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal and social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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Two-Way Stretch

Two-Way Stretch, sometimes titled Nothing Barred, is a 1960 British comedy film, about a group of prisoners who plan to break out of jail, commit a robbery, and then break back into jail again, thus giving them the perfect alibi – that they were behind bars when the robbery occurred.

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United Kingdom Census 2001

A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.

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United Kingdom Census 2011

A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.

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University of Portsmouth

The University of Portsmouth is a university in the city of Portsmouth, England.

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Urban district (Great Britain and Ireland)

In England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, an urban district was a type of local government district that covered an urbanised area.

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Victorian era

The Victorian era of British history (and that of the British Empire) was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901.

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Waking the Dead (TV series)

Waking the Dead is a British television police procedural crime drama series produced by the BBC featuring a fictional Cold Case unit composed of CID police officers, a psychological profiler and a forensic scientist.

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Wellington Arch

Wellington Arch, also known as Constitution Arch or (originally) the Green Park Arch, is a triumphal arch located to the south of Hyde Park in central London and at the western corner of Green Park (although it is now isolated on a traffic island).

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Wilfrid Hyde-White

Wilfrid Hyde-White (12 May 1903 - 6 May 1991) was an English character actor of stage, film and television, who achieved international recognition in his later years as Colonel Pickering in the 1964 film My Fair Lady.

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William Camden

William Camden (2 May 1551 in London – 9 November 1623 in Chislehurst) was an English antiquarian, historian, topographer, and herald, best known as author of Britannia, the first chorographical survey of the islands of Great Britain and Ireland, and the Annales, the first detailed historical account of the reign of Elizabeth I of England.

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William Ewart Gladstone

William Ewart Gladstone (29 December 1809 – 19 May 1898), was a British Liberal politician.

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Winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire.

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Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British statesman who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club (commonly referred to as Wolves) is an English professional football club that represents the city of Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.

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World War Z

World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War (2006) is an apocalyptic horror novel by Max Brooks.

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1948 Summer Olympics

The 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in London, England, United Kingdom.

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96.4 Eagle Radio

96.4 Eagle Radio is an Independent Local Radio station in West Surrey and North-East Hampshire area of England owned by the UKRD Group.

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References

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