Yorkshire & North East England - Travel Guide

Historic Yorkshire, County Durham, and Northumberland

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit Yorkshire & Northumberland

1. Walking in the North York Moors
2. Lindisfarne Island
3. Historic Durham Cathedral
4. A ride on the North York Moors Railway
5. The stained-glass west windows of York Minster



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The Old Well Inn Heddon-on-the-Wall

The Old Well Inn
Barnard Castle, County Durham

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Historic coaching Inn dating back to the Tudors and situated in the oldest quarter of this Teesdale market town. Surrounded by antique shops beautiful countryside and such local attractions as the Bowes Museum and Raby Castle the Old Well is perfectly placed to suit all requirements. more >>

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British History Quiz

This Scottish lord of Badenoch was murdered by Robert the Bruce in 1306



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This Day in British History

20 January, 1265

Simon de Montfort's parliament meets in London

The parliament gathers 2 knights from each shire and 2 burgesses from certain selected boroughs

Monarch Mayhem

He was famed for the saying, 'no bishop, no king'



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Cottage: HCLANGH, Bude

FCH9504

PEACEFUL FAMILY HOME CLOSE TO NORTH CORNISH COASTLINE

This spacious detached house has many character features including exposed stonework and beams and is situated in a peaceful spot in on the …
Sleeps 10

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Elm Tree Cottage, Bude

Elm Tree Cottage

Quaint thatched cottage in pretty village, close to the coast. There are original flagstone floors, beamed ceilings and an inglenook fireplace with electric woodburner. The light and airy …
Sleeps 4

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