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A Close Up on Lives: Basil Peacock and George Harbottle and the outbreak of WWI in Newcastle

In the early days of August 1914, Newcastle upon Tyne was a city in the shadow of war. Each person that was there in those days had a unique story to tell and it is fascinating when some of these … Continue reading

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