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Residents of Alan's beloved home city recently marked the 300th anniversary of the Battle of Preston – the last major conflict to be fought on English soil
Plus: Ancestry adds Civil Defence Gallantry Award records; WW1 Canadian project reaches milestone; London Gazette marks 350th birthday
Dr Sam Willis uncovers terrifying stories of highwaymen in a new BBC Four series, while there's also a chance to revisit Tamzin Outhwaite's WDYTYA?
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