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 ...
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British Heritage Awards
Celebrate the best of British Heritage in our annual
British History Quiz
This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman
The character was invented by John Arbuthnot, a political pamphleteer
He first appeared in the History of John Bull, in 1712
This Day in British History
02 September, 1666
Great Fire of London begins
The fire breaks out in Pudding Lane, burns for 4 days, and results in over 13,300 buildings destroyed.