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Clacton-on-Sea is the largest town in the Tendring peninsula and district in Essex, England, and was founded as an urban district in the year 1871. [1]

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A133 road

The A133 road runs between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea.

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Airport (TV series)

Airport is a British documentary television series based at London Heathrow Airport, broadcast by the BBC and syndicated to Dave, part of the UKTV network.

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Always on My Mind

"Always on My Mind" is a song by Johnny Christopher, Mark James, and Wayne Carson, recorded first by Gwen McCrae (as "You Were Always On My Mind") and Brenda Lee in 1972.

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Avro Lancaster

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber.

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Barry Douglas Lamb

Barry Lamb (born 9 May 1963 in South Shields, England) is an English experimental musician.

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Billy Butlin

Sir William Heygate Edmund Colborne "Billy" Butlin (29 September 1899 – 12 June 1980) was a British, South Africa-born entrepreneur whose name is synonymous with the British holiday camp.

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Blue Flag beach

The Blue Flag is a certification by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) that a beach, marina or sustainable boating tourism operator meets its stringent standards.

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Brightlingsea is a coastal town and an electoral ward in the Tendring district of Essex, England.

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Clacton (UK Parliament constituency)

Clacton is a constituency in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament, represented since 2017 by Giles Watling of the Conservative Party.

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Clacton Airport

Clacton Airport is located west of the seaside town of Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England.

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Clacton Coastal Academy

Clacton Coastal Academy is a coeducational high school serving the western part of Clacton-on-Sea.

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Clacton County High School

Clacton County High School (often abbreviated to CCHS) is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form with academy status, located in Clacton-on-Sea, in the county of Essex, England.

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Clacton Pier

Clacton Pier is a pier located in the seaside resort town of Clacton-on-Sea in England.

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Clacton Spear

The Clacton Spear, or Clacton Spear Point, is the tip of a wooden spear discovered in Clacton-on-Sea in 1911.

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Clacton-on-Sea railway station

Clacton-on-Sea railway station is one of the two eastern termini of the Sunshine Coast Line, a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line, in the East of England, serving the town of Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

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The Clactonian is the name given by archaeologists to an industry of European flint tool manufacture that dates to the early part of the interglacial period known as the Hoxnian, the Mindel-Riss or the Holstein stages (c. 400,000 years ago).

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Colchester is an historic market town and the largest settlement within the borough of Colchester in the county of Essex.

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Colchester Institute

Colchester Institute is a large provider of further and higher education based in the town of Colchester.

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Conservation International

Conservation International (CI) is an American nonprofit environmental organization headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

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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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Dovercourt is a small seaside town in Essex, England.

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Essex is a county in the East of England.

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Essex County Cricket Club

Essex County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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F.C. Clacton

F.C. Clacton is a football club based in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England.

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FA Cup

The FA Cup, known officially as The Football Association Challenge Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men's domestic English football.

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First Essex

First Essex is a bus company operating services in the county of Essex.

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Frinton-on-Sea is a small seaside town in the Tendring District of Essex, England.

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George Wylie Hutchinson

George Wylie Hutchinson (1852–1942) was a painter and leading illustrator in Britain and was from Great Village, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Great Clacton

Great Clacton is a residential suburb of Clacton-on-Sea in the Tendring district of Essex, England.

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Harrier Jump Jet

The Harrier, informally referred to as the Harrier Jump Jet, is a family of jet-powered attack aircraft capable of vertical/short takeoff and landing operations (V/STOL).

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Harwich is a town in Essex, England and one of the Haven ports, located on the coast with the North Sea to the east.

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Hawker Hurricane

The Hawker Hurricane is a British single-seat fighter aircraft of the 1930s–1940s that was designed and predominantly built by Hawker Aircraft Ltd.

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Hedingham Omnibuses is a bus company in Essex.

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A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by rotors.

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Holland-on-Sea is a seaside town in east Essex in the United Kingdom.

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Ian Westlake

Ian John Westlake (born 10 November 1983) is an English footballer who plays for Needham Market.

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Industrial Revolution

The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.

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Industry (archaeology)

In the archaeology of the Stone Age, an industry or technocomplex is a typological classification of stone tools.

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Interpol (band)

Interpol is an American rock band from New York City.

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It Couldn't Happen Here

It Couldn't Happen Here is a 1988 musical film starring the British pop duo Pet Shop Boys and based on the music from their first two studio albums Please and Actually.

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Jaywick is a seaside village in the Tendring district of Essex, England, west of Clacton-on-Sea.

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Jennifer Worth

Jennifer Worth RN RM (25 September 1935 – 31 May 2011) was a British nurse and musician.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Manningtree is a town and civil parish in the Tendring district of Essex, England, which lies on the River Stour.

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Met Office

The Met Office (officially the Meteorological Office) is the United Kingdom's national weather service.

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Mods and rockers

Mods and rockers were two conflicting British youth subcultures of the early/mid 1960s to early 1970s.

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National Express Coaches

National Express is an intercity and InterRegional coach operator providing services throughout Great Britain.

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Natural History Museum, London

The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.

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Oceanic climate

An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.

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The Paleolithic or Palaeolithic is a period in human prehistory distinguished by the original development of stone tools that covers c. 95% of human technological prehistory.

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Panavia Tornado

The Panavia Tornado is a family of twin-engine, variable-sweep wing multirole combat aircraft, which was jointly developed and manufactured by Italy, the United Kingdom, and West Germany.

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Pat Fletcher

Patrick Oswald Fletcher (June 18, 1916 – July 21, 1985) was a Canadian professional golfer.

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Paul Banks (musician, born 1978)

Paul Julian Banks (born 3 May 1978) is an English-American musician, singer, songwriter, and DJ.

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Pet Shop Boys

The Pet Shop Boys are an English synthpop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant (lead vocals, keyboards, occasional guitar) and Chris Lowe (keyboards, vocals).

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Peter Bruff

Peter Schuyler Bruff (1812–24 February 1900) was an English civil engineer best known for founding the seaside resort town of Clacton on Sea, Essex, and for improving the lives of residents in the Essex towns of Walton-on-the-Naze, Colchester and Harwich.

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PS Waverley

PS Waverley is the last seagoing passenger-carrying paddle steamer in the world.

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Red Arrows

The Red Arrows, officially known as the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, is the aerobatics display team of the Royal Air Force based at RAF Scampton.

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Roman Britain

Roman Britain (Britannia or, later, Britanniae, "the Britains") was the area of the island of Great Britain that was governed by the Roman Empire, from 43 to 410 AD.

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Royal Air Force

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.

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Seaside resort

A seaside resort is a resort town or resort hotel, located on the coast.

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The SEPECAT Jaguar is a British-French jet attack aircraft originally used by the British Royal Air Force and the French Air Force in the close air support and nuclear strike role.

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A steamship, often referred to as a steamer, is a type of steam powered vessel, typically ocean-faring and seaworthy, that is propelled by one or more steam engines that typically drive (turn) propellers or paddlewheels.

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Stephen D. Nash

Stephen David Nash (born 1954 in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, England) is an English wildlife artist who primarily specialises on primates.

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Sunshine Coast Line

The Sunshine Coast Line is the current marketing name of what originally was the Tendring Hundred Railway Line, a branch off the Great Eastern Main Line in the East of England.

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Supermarine Spitfire

The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft used by the Royal Air Force and other Allied countries before, during and after World War II.

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Taxus baccata

Taxus baccata is a conifer native to western, central and southern Europe, northwest Africa, northern Iran and southwest Asia.

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Tendring is a local government district in northeast Essex, England.

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Tendring Enterprise Studio School

Tendring Enterprise Studio School was a studio school located in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

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Thorpe-le-Soken railway station

Thorpe-le-Soken railway station is on the Sunshine Coast Line, a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line, in the East of England, serving the village of Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex.

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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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Walton-on-the-Naze is a small town in Essex, England, on the North Sea coast in the Tendring district.

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Walton-on-the-Naze railway station

Walton-on-the-Naze railway station is one of the two eastern termini of the Sunshine Coast Line, a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line, in the East of England.

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West Cliff Theatre

The West Cliff Theatre in Clacton-on-Sea, England, dates back to 1894 when Bert Graham, a 21-year-old civil servant, set up a concert party on a patch of waste ground in Agate Road.

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Wing walking

Starting in airshows and barnstorming during the 1920s, wing walking is the act of moving on the wings of an airplane during flight.

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Woolwich Steam Packet Company

The Woolwich Steam Packet Company (later London Steamboat Company), operated between 1834 and 1888 and offered steamer services from central London to Woolwich and later to Kent, Essex and Suffolk.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clacton-on-Sea

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