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Dogs are people too

Dogs are people too. There. I said it. I can’t resist making an image of a dog if I see one. There has always been a dog in my family, for as long as I can remember. Dogs make great … Continue reading

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70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings

Today is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the coast of Normandy. The landings, code named “Operation Neptune” began on the 6th of June, 1944 – although planning began in 1943. D-Day marks the beginning of the invasion … Continue reading

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William the Conqueror – Caen, France

Caen Castle, or Le Château de Caen, was built in around the year 1060 by William II, Duke of Normandy, who later became William I of England. He is probably most widely known as William the Conqueror after his victory at … Continue reading

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