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Outside Left: The myth of the gold-plated pension
Anyway I suppose I can honestly say that some of the curmudgeons that harp on about me being 'a dinosaur' are right because I'm one of the last of the navvies!
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The Navvies: How the Irish built the modern British railways
The Great Famine had a range of negative effects on Ireland – starvation, disease, economic turmoil and, notably, a period of mass emigration.
20 things to do in Gwent with the kids over the Bank Holiday
20 things to do in Gwent with the kids over the Bank Holiday. Sword fighting at Caldicot Castle. The Mech Navvies steam train takes part in the 1960's themed weekend at the Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway.
Will new TV show Jericho do the navvies' story justice?
A new series, Jericho, is ITV's replacement for Downton Abbey. Set in the 1870s, the action centres on an isolated shanty town in one of the Yorkshire moors' valleys.

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