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Herald Sun
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants t
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants to make it into the Olympics. The fitness activity, which has traditionally been associated with strip clubs, could now be set to be unveiled on the biggest stage in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pole dancing could feature in the OlympicsIt's a bit of a stretch... Pole dancing is officially recognised as a SPORT ope
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
It's a bit of a stretch... Pole dancing is officially recognised as a SPORT opening the door to it appearing at the Olympics as it is an officially-recognised sport Decision was made by the Global... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Next stop the Olympics? Pole dancing wins sporting statuspole dancing has now been recognised by an international sporting body, followi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
pole dancing has now been recognised by an international sporting body, following an 11-year battle by a British competitor to make the event an Olympic sport. Will Sutherland announces his arrival, Walk-offs in the MLB post... Read more
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The Age
Next stop the Olympics? Pole dancing wins sporting statuspole dancing has now been recognised by an international sporting body, followi
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
pole dancing has now been recognised by an international sporting body, following an 11-year battle by a British competitor to make the event an Olympic sport. Will Sutherland announces his arrival, Walk-offs in the MLB post... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?Pole Dancing Olympics: Sport’s bid to go from strip clubs to the biggest stage
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
Pole Dancing Olympics: Sport’s bid to go from strip clubs to the biggest stage in international sport | Daily Telegraph Invalid postcode. Sorry we couldn't find a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_right Miranda... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants t
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 hours ago
POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants to make it into the Olympics. The fitness activity, which has traditionally been associated with strip clubs, could now be set to be unveiled on the biggest stage in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants t
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 hours ago
POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants to make it into the Olympics. The fitness activity, which has traditionally been associated with strip clubs, could now be set to be unveiled on the biggest stage in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants t
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants to make it into the Olympics. The fitness activity, which has traditionally been associated with strip clubs, could now be set to be unveiled on the biggest stage in... Read more
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News.com.au
Will Pole Dancing be the next Olympic sport?Corp Australia POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport —
News.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
Corp Australia POLE dancing has been officially recognised as a proper sport — and now wants to make it into the Olympics. The fitness activity, which has traditionally been associated with strip clubs, could now be set to be unveiled on... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen backs coach Lee JohnstonBritish bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
British bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach Lee Johnston despite the revelation that Johnston was disciplined in 2013 for allegedly making derogatory remarks to a black athlete. Deen, who is one of a number of... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen backs coach Lee JohnstonBritish bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
British bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach Lee Johnston despite the revelation that Johnston was disciplined in 2013 for allegedly making derogatory remarks to a black athlete. Deen, who is one of a number of... Read more
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The News and Star
Bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen backs coach Lee JohnstonBritish bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
British bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach Lee Johnston despite the revelation that Johnston was disciplined in 2013 for allegedly making derogatory remarks to a black athlete. Deen, who is one of a number of... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen backs coach Lee JohnstonBritish bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
British bobsleigh pilot Lamin Deen has given his full backing to new head coach Lee Johnston despite the revelation that Johnston was disciplined in 2013 for allegedly making derogatory remarks to a black athlete. Deen, who is one of a number of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heiko Salzwedel sacked by British CyclingBritish Cycling axe coach Heiko Salzwedel despite leading Sir Bradley Wiggins a
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
British Cycling axe coach Heiko Salzwedel despite leading Sir Bradley Wiggins and Co to Rio Olympic gold Heiko Salzwedel has played a key role in the success of British Cycling Salzwedel was part of Sir Bradley Wiggins' Gold Medal at the Rio... Read more
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Daily Mail
No right time for Paul Scholes to lead Oldham in the modern gameManchester United midfielder Paul Scholes holds talks...Oldham Athletic caretak
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes holds talks...Oldham Athletic caretaker boss Richie Wellens wants to...British Cycling axe coach Heiko Salzwedel despite leading...Sir Mo Farah refused UK Athletics’ call to dump... Share this... Read more
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The North West Star
Swimming championDon Talbot (Team co-coach), Bill Burton poolside in Ayr, at the Australian Swim
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Don Talbot (Team co-coach), Bill Burton poolside in Ayr, at the Australian Swimming Team’s training camp for the 1962 Perth British Empire and Commonwealth Games. John Oravainen embraced every young migrant’s dream of a new life in Australia, with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
British Bobsleigh boss 'made racist comments about black athletes being late'Images Europe)Johnston has risen to the top of the sport - which is getting £5m
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Images Europe)Johnston has risen to the top of the sport - which is getting £5million of taxpayers' money for the 2018 Olympics (Image: Action Plus)Read More The alleged comments were reported to the then chairman of the governing body Sir... Read more
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Daily Mail
British Bobsleigh coach previously made derogatory comments to athleteBritish Bobsleigh's new head coach 'told athlete that black drivers do not make
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
British Bobsleigh's new head coach 'told athlete that black drivers do not make good bobsleigh drivers' British Bobsleigh has been rocked by fresh controversy surrounding head coach Lee Johnston was formally disciplined for comments he made to... Read more
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Gazette
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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guardian-series
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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Harrow Times
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year’s Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Max Whitlock keeping options open after pommel goldMax Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after b
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Max Whitlock has refused to rule out a return to all-around competition after becoming the first British gymnast to retain a world title in Montreal on Saturday night. Whitlock coveted his all-around bronze medal at last year's Rio Olympics but took... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Our Towns Calendar: 10/9door of church. To order: 419-923-3502. Cost: $9.50/​adult; $4.50/​children 3-1
The Toledo Blade / Posted 7 days ago
door of church. To order: 419-923-3502. Cost: $9.50/​adult; $4.50/​children 3-12. ● Reverse Raffle Benefit for Special Olympics at the Lucas County Rec Center’s Green Barn, 2901 Key St., doors open at 6 p.m., 7-11 p.m. Saturday. Food, fun, and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men’s pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men’s pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men's pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men’s pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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The News and Star
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men's pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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Whitehaven News
A first for Whitlock and Britain as he wins World Championships gold in MontrealMax Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he c
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
Max Whitlock became the first British gymnast to defend a world title when he claimed victory in the men's pommel final at the World Championships in Montreal. The double Olympic champion delivered his big routine to score a huge 15.441, exceeding... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Coe wants to tap into Usain Bolt to revamp sport(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athleti
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
(CNN) - Your mission Usain Bolt, if you choose to accept it, is to save athletics. The chief of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe sees the eight-time Olympic champion, who sprinted into retirement earlier... Read more
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Daily Mirror
31 deeply weird sights at party conference that make us think it was all a dreamto Brighton (Labour), Manchester (Tories), Bournemouth (Lib Dems) and Torquay (
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
to Brighton (Labour), Manchester (Tories), Bournemouth (Lib Dems) and Torquay (UKIP).Read More Yes, this really is what British politics is like.1. The Conservative Party Instagram account Scroll through the pictures. They'll give you... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bobsleigh-British women get more funding after boss departsLONDON: British bobsleigh's governing body announced the departure of chief exe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON: British bobsleigh's governing body announced the departure of chief executive Richard Parker on Thursday, a move that will free up funds to qualify a women's sled for next year's Pyeongchang Olympics. Mica McNeill and team mate Mica Moore... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Olympics: Bobsleigh: British women raise the cash to competeLONDON (Reuters) - Two British women bobsledders have kept alive their dream of
Reuters Sports News / Posted 20 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Two British women bobsledders have kept alive their dream of competing at next year’s Pyeongchang Olympics by raising the money they need after being told there was only enough funding for the men. Mica McNeill and team mate Mica... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lufthansa jet hijacked in 1977 returns home('magic fire') was the first mission of the new GSG 9 unit, founded after the s
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
('magic fire') was the first mission of the new GSG 9 unit, founded after the security debacle of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre of Jewish athletes. While German officials played for time, the special unit approached the plane's rear... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Chris Froome claims bronze at World Championship time-triala brilliant bronze for @chrisfroome in Bergen!#Bergen2017 ????????????https://t
Thame Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
a brilliant bronze for @chrisfroome in Bergen!#Bergen2017 ????????????https://t.co/JDEHDE74sx pic.twitter.com/S2Rkf9ofLY — British Cycling (@BritishCycling) September 20, 2017 Four-time Tour de France champion Froome, who headed into the event... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Obituary: Iffley Road sports centre director and Times rowing correspondentwas an impressive sprinter, an activity he took up at Liverpool Collegiate Scho
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
was an impressive sprinter, an activity he took up at Liverpool Collegiate School. During this time he held a record for British juniors, which he took in 1954 by sprinting 100 yards in 9.9 seconds. When he finished school he went to study... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 21] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, inc
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 25 days ago
] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, including three gold medals at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, dies in her sleep as the result of an epileptic seizure at the age of 38 in Mission Viejo,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 21] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, inc
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, including three gold medals at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, dies in her sleep as the result of an epileptic seizure at the age of 38 in Mission Viejo,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 21] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, inc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
] 1998: Track star Florence Griffith-Joyner, a five-time Olympic medalist, including three gold medals at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, dies in her sleep as the result of an epileptic seizure at the age of 38 in Mission Viejo,... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
‘The Great Escape’: A love storyin Wolverhampton, England on March 16, 1918. He was well-educated and an excel
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 26 days ago
in Wolverhampton, England on March 16, 1918. He was well-educated and an excellent sportsman. After he accompanied the British swimming team to the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Cayford was convinced that war with Nazi Germany was inevitable. He... Read more
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