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Caution its Kaution !!!

Brand new  artist Kaution is definitely here to stay!!

hailing from Lancashire, his funny and simplistic bars are very catchy and you will definetly find yourself   singing along in no time! 18 more words

Recreating the world of Mitchell and Kenyon

With a new play being staged highlighting the world of visionary film-makers Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon, writewyattuk¬†talked to Northern Irish playwright Daragh Carville about the lasting legacy of these celebrated Lancastrians… 1,673 more words

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The Myth of the Never-Changing Parties

Recently I got into a Twitter argument with a Conservative who actually called the observation that the Republicans have not always been Conservative and the Democrats have not always been Liberal a “bullshit liberal lie.” Then he called the Democrats “the party of the KKK.” Then he said I was the one who was historically ignorant. 1,476 more words

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The Queen visits Blackburn Cathedral

What an absolutely historic day for Blackburn. We had an amazing view from the windows at our Kip McGrath Education Centre Blackburn, directly opposite the Cathedral.

Blackburn; Byrom Street Fire Station

Records show that there has been a Fire Brigade in Blackburn since at least 1794, based in a variety of locations before finally settling at Byrom Street in 1921. 195 more words

Ghosts

Smile Please!

On a recent visit to Blackburn Museum, one of the treasures we found was this old fashioned Camera. David, who has a keen interest in Photography, loved having a look at it, and imagining what it would have been like to have been a photographer in those days. 20 more words

The Vegan Taxidermist

A Good Friend of mine who only Taxidermy’s animals that died naturally or by accident.