Review of Coggeshall by Mark Caldon on May 31st, 2006
Jewel in the Crown of Essex Villages - wonderful history, architecture and places of interest. Stay away from the Cafe Ronda - the elderly patron was very rude to my young daughter who was behaving so well. Children Not Welcome!
All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men. - Hilaire Belloc
On this day:
The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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