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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Langham Hotel London Scarborough

Langham Hotel London
London, Greater London

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Langham London opened as Europe's first Grand Hotel in 1865. Following an exciting GBP80 million transformation she exudes a graceful and timeless elegance blending a sense of the past with the style of today. Once more she will charm and bewitch you from the moment you step … more >>

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This inventor and pioneer industrialist is credited with inventing - or at least popularizing - the water frame and carding engine



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This Day in British History

26 June, 1610

James I accepts Great Contract

By terms of the Contract James agreed to abolish feudal tenures and wardships in exchange for a grant from Parliament of 200,000

Monarch Mayhem

The eldest son of Queen Victoria, he ruled after her death in 1901



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Port Isaac (Self catering)
Cottage: HCDINNA, Port Isaac

Dinnabroad Cottage

140 ACRES FARM WITH CATTLE CORN AND NATURE TRAIL With breathtaking views over the fields to the sea this lovely detached property has been renovated to provide a beautiful holiday …
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Bodmin (Self catering)
Cottage: HCLBOSK, Bodmin

Little Boskear

11 ACRES HORSES DUCKS CHICKENS DOGS AND CATS WHEELCHAIR ACCESS This well-equipped annexe is set on the outskirts of Bodmin in a central location to tour the whole of …
Sleeps 2

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