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23 January

socialist marchers

Today in 2000 William Hamilton, the Scottish Labour politician, died.

He was MP for Fife West, 1950-74, and Fife Central, 1974-87. He became a controversial public figure due to his outspoken advocacy of Scottish independence and his dislike of the Royal Family.


Today's recipe: a simple, creamy dish using finest seasonal ingredients. Hearty winter mussels.


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