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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Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort Malton

Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort
Studley, Wiltshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Here at Beautiful Bowood, set in one of England's finest parks, can be found something for all ages and tastes. Whilst staying at our luxury hotel or golf lodge enjoy our championship course, then why not relax in the spa. Rolling lawns, magnificent trees, the tranquil lake; Bowood boasts a … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This famous building, on the site of the notorious Newgate Prison, is the site of the Central Criminal Court



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This Day in British History

24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

Monarch Mayhem

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



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St Agnes (Self catering)
Sparrows Nest, St Agnes

Sparrows Nest

Sparrow's Nest is a 400 year old Cornish cottage that has been extended and renovated to provide most mod cons yet keeps its rustic charm. It's ideal for couples seeking …
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Port Isaac (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTRIVS, Port Isaac

The Riverside At St Breward

A PERFECT ROMANTIC GETAWAY RETREAT SHORT BREAKS AVAILABLE The Riverside is an idyllic detached cottage nestled in a sheltered Cornish valley in St Breward on the edge of Bodmin …
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