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Brigthon West Pier was build by Eugenius Birch in 1866 as the second promenade pier in Brighton. 1893 it was enlarged with the attachment of a huge theatre pavilion. 125 more words

Competitions no. 196A and 196B: results

Guy Hadley is the latest regular to be offered the judging seat. He observers that most accounts of battle are reviews from the fireside. He wants an account of Waterloo, given 12 hours after the battle by one of the Old Guard after Ney’s last stand. 248 more words

Competitions nos. 188A and 188B: results

Anthony Bertram, in perhaps the first competition that requires no more than 150 words, wants the text of the missing letter from Jane Austen’s character Lady Catherine de Bourgh, onlearning of her nephew’s marriage. 498 more words