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Peterlee

[amazon_carousel widget_type=”SearchAndAdd” width=”600″ height=”200″ title=”” market_place=”GB” shuffle_products=”False” show_border=”False” keywords=”Peterlee” browse_node=”” search_index=”Books” /] Peterlee is a small town built under the New Towns Act of 1946, in County Durham, England. Founded in 1948, Peterlee town originally mostly housed coal miners and their families. Peterlee has strong economic and community ties with Sunderland and Hartlepool. The case […]

Bradley Stoke

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Bracknell

[amazon_carousel widget_type=”SearchAndAdd” width=”600″ height=”200″ title=”” market_place=”GB” shuffle_products=”False” show_border=”False” keywords=”bracknell” browse_node=”” search_index=”Books” /] Bracknell is a town and civil parish in the Borough of Bracknell Forest in Berkshire, England. It lies 11 miles (18 km) to the south-east of Reading, 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Windsor and 28 miles (45 km) west of central London. The town has […]