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No.fifty6 is situated 1.5 hours drive from Calais and 40 minutes from Lille, which has direct train connections to St Pancras International and Albert. If you are on a road trip, simply put your location into Google Maps on the right to plan your route. 

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"No. fifty6 - What a fabulous B & B in the heart of the Somme."

- The Poole Family

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No.56 bed and breakfast

56 Route De Bapaume
La Boisselle
80300, France

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31st July 2020

104 years ago The battle of The Somme was raging on. Thoughts of swift success on the eve of 1st July were soon pushed aside as the casualties mounted and progress was bloody and slow. By the end of July, the front line had moved just a kilometer or so past our front door with the Army engaged in Pozieres, Longueval and High Wood to name just a few places. It was to be a hot, long, difficult summer.

The weather this year continues to be dry and hot. Talk to the farmers and “La Secheresse” is the problem. Dryness/drought. But still they toil as it is harvest time, more on that later.

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@PilckemPoppy We are disappointed too Heidi. But we know we will see you when travel is again possible. A postponement not a cancellation...

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