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What happened this day in history: December 13

1577 - Francis Drake set out from Plymouth in ‘The Golden Hind’, on his journey around the world.

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What happened this day in history: December 6

1492 - Columbus discovered Hispaniola, now know as Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

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What happened this day in history: November 29

1781 - The crew of the British slave ship Zong murdered 133 Africans by dumping them into the sea to claim insurance.

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Ragged time for Binbrook WI

Binbrook & District WI got hands on with rag wreaths at their November meeting.

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Seven laws you might be breaking in your own garden without realising it

Thousands of British gardeners are at risk of becoming unwitting criminals due to a lack of knowledge of basic gardening laws, experts have claimed.

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What happened this day in history: November 22

1718 - British pirate Edward Teach (Blackbeard) was killed in battle with a boarding party, led by Royal Navy Lieutenant Robert Maynard.

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What happened this day in history - November 15

1492 - Christopher Columbus’s notes first recorded reference to tobacco.

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What happened this day in history - November 8

1602 - The Bodleian Library at the University of Oxford was opened to the public.

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Remembrance: Friesthorpe family feature in documentary series

The tragic wartime tale of a Friesthorpe family is the topic of a special series of documentaries hitting the airwaves this week.

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What happened this day in history - November 1

1512 - The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, painted by Michelangelo, was exhibited to the public for the first time.

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What happened this day in history: October 25

1415 - The English army defeated the French at the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years War.

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Mary Berry has been confirmed as a judge for the new series

Are you Britain’s Best Cook? The BBC want you for a new TV show starring Mary Berry

The BBC is looking for Britain’s best cooks, to roast, boil and and bake it off in a new prime-time TV show.

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National recognition for Osgodby cheese

Osgodby cheese producers, Cote Hill, are celebrating after adding another award to their growing collection of accolades.

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What happened this day in history - October 18

1776 - The term ‘cocktail’ was used for the first time, in a New York bar.

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Lincolnshire Poacher named best hard cheese

Lincolnshire Poacher has won the Best Hard Cheese award at the Great British Cheese Awards for the second year running.

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Fizzy drinks linked to liver disease in children

Fizzy drinks damaging kids’ livers

A sweetener used in fizzy drinks, cakes, biscuits and ice cream is fuelling a potentially fatal liver disease in children, according to new research.

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Treetop fun adds to Rasen’s leisure mile

Market Rasen has long had a racecourse and a golf course to be proud of, now a new kid on the block is adding to the town’s ‘entertainment and leisure mile’.

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What happened this day in history: October 11

1216 - King John lost his crown and jewels while crossing The Wash.

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What happened this day in history - October 4

1535 - The first complete English-language Bible (The Coverdale Bible) was printed.

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VIDEO: Costa unveils ‘coffee-copter’ to deliver drinks by drone

Caffeine-lovers will be blown away by this new ‘coffee-copter’ - which delivers drinks to them by DRONE.

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