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 Harrogate

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

What took place on 15 June 1215?


This Day in British History

26 April, 1320

Declaration of Arbroath

Scottish nobles send a letter to the Pope affirming their loyalty to Robert the Bruce as king, ignoring papal objections

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the son of Richard, Duke of York, and a leader of the Yorkist cause in the Wars of the Roses


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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Polperro (Self catering)
Trefledart Lodge, Polperro

Trefledart Lodge

This detached, charming pine lodge on the Killigarth Manor Holiday Park near Polperro in Cornwall can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Saltash (Self catering)
Trevellard Belle, Saltash

Trevellard Belle

This cosy holiday chalet is on the edge of a quiet riverside country park which holds a Gold Award for Conservation, near Saltash, South Cornwall and can sleep seven people …
Sleeps 7

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