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The ‘Lindisfarne Gospels’ at Durham

Durham - The ‘Lindisfarne Gospels’ is one of the most important historical books in the world. It will be on show at Durham from next month until the end of September.

Tourists using Holy Island causeway often driving into the sea

A half-mile stretch of road which links the mainland UK to Holy Island is becoming a regular scene for dramatic rescue operations by boat crews from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, because car drivers are not reading the tide tables.
 

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Holy Island causeway. Cars often become stranded if users fail to heed the tide tables.
Holy Island causeway. Cars often become stranded if users fail to heed the tide tables.
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Lindisfarne Causeway The causeway to Lindisfarne (Holy Island) is flooded at high tide. Visible in t...
Lindisfarne Causeway The causeway to Lindisfarne (Holy Island) is flooded at high tide. Visible in the background is the refuge for travellers caught by the tide. The timetable for the bus service to Lindisfarne is governed by the tides - possibly the only bus service in Britain which runs to a calendar.
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