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Beauty Queen reflects on her extraordinary life

TODAY at Looking Back we’re privileged to be sharing the memories of Betty Curtis (nee Roffe), beauty queen and remarkable woman.

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Remembering when Victorian bridge was removed overnight

IT has been more than 10 years since a Victorian bridge over a Weymouth railway bridge was removed after being deemed unsafe.

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Search for families of Cyprus soldiers

CAN any Looking Back readers help Lancashire resident Les Smith in his search for relatives of the 371 British soldiers who died in Cyprus between 1955 and 1959? 10 more words


Turning back the clock to college's Black Metal Night

WE’RE turning back the clock 10 years ago to when Weymouth College staged a Black Metal night.

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History People: John Jackson, inspired by his family tree

I’m pleased to welcome to the blog today someone who moves in the most elevated circles – the Historical Novel Society and the Romantic Novelists Association. 844 more words

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