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Jamaica Inn hotel, Cornwall's legendary coaching house, immortalised in Daphne du Maurier's novel of the same name, has stood high on Bodmin Moor for over four centuries. We're still referred to by historians as Cornwall's most famous smuggling inn. These days we do welcome the more salubrious guest ... and the odd ghost! The Inn also includes a museum and gift shop as well as a restaurant and bar.

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BBC British TV 1959-80 - Harry Worth. Harry did this at the beginning of every show and when I was a kid it facinated me. I used to try to do it whenever the opportunity presented itself.

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[Helen] Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis (1866–1943). She was the author of the Peter Rabbit book, among many others. When she died in 1943, she left over 4,000 acres of land, 16 farms, cottages and herds of cattle and Herdwick sheep to the British National Trust. Hers was the largest gift at that time to the National Trust, and it enabled the preservation of the lands now included in the Lake District National Park and the continuation of fell farming. The central office of the National…

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sidney poitier by andy gotts | #Portrait / #Photography / #Headshot

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from Mail Online

Can this woman transform your life by teaching you to TIDY?

Marie Kondo, 31, from Tokyo, has become world-famous for her tidying. Hannah Betts desperately needs her help sorting out her messy, full flat. Hannah loves Marie's method.

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from Foursquare

The Cavern Club

Liverpool Monuments: Beatles, John Lennon leaning against the wall of the building which stands where the Cavern Club used to, in Matthew Street. The wall behind the statue is engraved with the names of all the artistes who appeared at the Cavern

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from Holiday HYPE

Pinterest Daydreams: Greek Islands

Santorini This volcanic island is incredibly steep, which means  the famous and colourful towns that cling to the cliffs offer incredible views at every step. The unique architecture, stunning setting, local wine industry and desert climate led the BBC to name Santorini “the world’s best island” in 2011.

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Debbie Reynolds, Actress,singer, dancer. I think she's great in anything she does.

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from BBC News

In Pictures: British Rock display

1970 photo of John Lennon by Harry Goodwin. Buy limited edition John Lennon prints: http://blowuppress.com/john-lennon-prints.html

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