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Sep 23, 2011 - Rule Brittania

We started out near Manchester visiting our longtime friends Denise and Chris. We visited a couple of country homes with them one of which has a wonderful collection of Tiffany glassware. (not the lamps). They drove us up to Wallsend to visit my brother. On the Sunday we all went to South Shields to see the end of the Great North run. Starting in Newcastle, running for over 13 miles, 54,000 runners signed up, 38,000 finished. It was great to see especially as they finished near the sea. The Red Arrows did a great airshow to go along with...

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