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from The Telegraph

The Big Picture photography competition: round 292

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The oldest remaining white horse, and certainly the most beautiful, is probably the uffington horse, which is dated to the bronze age or early iron age, possibly over 3,000 years old. So local people have kept it cleared and told its stories as cultures and ideas have come and gone and changed over the centuries.

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from Marie Claire

Kate Middleton dresses down to cheer on Team GB

(>2014-2015<) - KATE MIDDLETON (Catherine Elizabeth Middleton) Saturday, January 09, 1982 - Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, Berkshire, England.

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Norman Gate at Windsor Castle, just outside London. The fortress is almost a thousand years old and still in use as a royal residence. Sometimes you can get a glimpse from the plane on the approach to London's Heathrow airport. Otherwise it's a short jou

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from Mail Online

Pioneering female pilot who flew Spitfires during Second World War and became magazine cover girl dies aged 91

Maureen Dunlop de Popp, a female pilot who flew Spitfires, Lancasters and Hurricanes during the Second World War, has died aged 91. Dunlop joined the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) in 1942 and became one of a small group of female pilots based at White Waltham in Berkshire who were trained to fly 38 types of aircraft between factories and military airfields across the country.

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