Myths and Legends of Great Britain
BY DAVID ROSS, EDITOR
In this section of Britain Express you will learn about some of these legends, and find out where to go to see some of the (presumed) sites where these mythical characters lived and died. And you can decide for yourself if, just maybe, there is truth behind the myths ...
Discounted Historic Hotels
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British Heritage Awards
Celebrate the best of British Heritage in our annual
British History Quiz
This decisive battle in 1265 effectively ended the 2nd Baron's War
The rebel leader Simon de Montfort was killed
The royal army was led by Edward, son of Henry III (later Edward I)
This Day in British History
17 April, 1888
Football League's first meeting
The meeting in manchester established a competition with 12 professional clubs, starting the following year. The first league was won by Preston North End.