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WWI Battlefield Tours – Walk were they fought and visit where they lay

August 2014 has been a busy month, with several events commemorating the start of Britain’s participation in the World War One effort. 2014 has so far been a significant year for remembrance with June marking the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings and this being the centenary year of the commencement of the Great War. […]

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Skills Holidays started operating coach tours back in 1919 when Arthur Skill started up the company. He started his journey by using a lorry to collect fresh fish first thing in the morning and then for light haulage later on in the day. After a while he also started taking local miners to Bestwood Colliery […]

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