North Yorkshire Reports
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Review of Thirsk by lucy kent on October 5th, 2009
I HAVE BEEN TO THIRSK AND I THINK THAT IT IS BRILLIANT. I THINK THE WORLD OF JAMES HERRIOT IS FANTASTIC, I HAVE LEARNED A GREAT DEAL, I AM DEFFINATLEY COMING HERE AGAIN!!!
All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change - GK Chesterton
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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