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Former Clarets Defender Managing Montserrat

Willie Donachie International Manager & Accrington Stanley Coach A Coffee shop in Whalley is probably not the first place that springs to mind when plotting international football tactics but it is where former Burnley full-back Willie Donachie and his assistant … Continue reading

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The History of Sawley Abbey

Sawley Abbey (Lancashire) Sawley Abbey was founded in 1146 on land given by William, third Lord Percy, who was part of the great Percys family from Northumberland and they remained patrons of the abbey for much of its existence. ¬†The¬†wealthy … Continue reading

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