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1986: Parents appeal for missing agent
The parents of missing London estate agent Suzy Lamplugh make an emotional appeal for her safe return.

1966: Football glory for England
England win football's World Cup for the first time since the tournament began in 1930.

1973: Final deal for thalidomide victims
An 11-year legal battle ends with more than 20 million compensation for victims of thalidomide.

1974: Peace deal for Cyprus
Greek, Turkish and UK foreign ministers sign a peace agreement for Cyprus.

1991: Pavarotti sings in the British rain
Italian tenor Pavorotti celebrates 30 years in opera with a huge, free concert in Hyde Park.


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29 July
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31 July
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1 August
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2 August
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