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A Love of Post Boxes

Post boxes

We See These Every Day We pass them most days. We use them regularly. We don’t truly notice them. What are we talking about?Pillar boxes. Or, to use their colloquial titles, post or letter boxes. By the end of this article, you’ll look at our trusty ‘pillars’ of (usually) red a totally different way. As…

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10 Years of Faith Young Writer!

Sometimes a work anniversary creeps up on you … I can’t believe Faith Young Writer (that’s me!) has been in business for 10 years! That’s a decade of hard graft supported by amazing, loyal clients. So many things have changed since 2014, too. I would like to thank everyone, past, present and future, who’s used…

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Lawrence Of Arabia and Yorkshire

Lawrence of Arabia’s Visit to Yorkshire Many of us will have heard of Lawrence of Arabia: a figure in flowing white robes, mysterious, a legend to some. Some of us will also know that T E Lawrence, aka Lawrence of Arabia, died as a result of a motorcycle crash in May 1935. He was aged…

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Scarborough Lighthouse

Scarborough Lighthouse

Scarborough Lighthouse on the Yorkshire Coast is a guiding light to sea farers and has been for over 200 years. One of the town’s iconic structures, Scarborough Lighthouse has been bombed, rebuilt and transformed during its lifetime. Here is a brief history of one of the town’s best-loved landmarks. Standing on the 18th century Vincent’s Pier,…

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Charlotte Bronte’s Seaside Visits

Anne Brontes Grave

Charlotte and Anne Bronte visited the Yorkshire Coast on several occasions during their lifetimes, their visits including Scarborough, Bridlington, Filey and other locations. Charlotte’s first ‘holiday’ took place in Bridlington, or Burlington as it was then called, in 1839. Sadly, just a decade later, in May 1849, her younger sister Anne died in Scarborough. Anne…

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