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Mayor says final farewell at Quiz Night fundraiser

The Mayor of Shildon, Councillor Peter Quinn, along with his consort Shirley, held his final engagement as Mayor on Thursday 10th April at the Civic Hall. The evening was a Quiz Night with a sausage and chips …

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Mayor says final farewell at Quiz Night fundraiser

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