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 Bull Inn York

The Old Bull Inn
Royston, Hertfordshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Old Bull Inn is full of history and character and is located in the busy market town of Royston. Just 12 miles outside the Historic University City of Cambridge, only 8 miles from Europe’s Premier Aviation Museum at Duxford, Royston has direct rail links to both Cambridge and London. more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This musical conductor is best known for composing 'Rule Britannia'



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This Day in British History

18 August, 1707

Death of William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire

Cavendish was a powerful supporter of the Glorious Revolution of 1888, bringing William and Mary to the throne. He also rebuilt Chatsworth House, creating one of the great English country houses.

Monarch Mayhem

The second surviving son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, he ruled only 3 years before being deposed



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National Trust

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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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Liskeard (Self catering)
Butterdon Mill 1, Liskeard

Butterdon Mill 1

Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes is a small privately owned family concern.The 12 detached brick built bungalows nestle in a delightfully sheltered wooded valley just 3 miles from Liskeard. Set in …
Sleeps 4

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Cottage: HCPENDW, Boscastle

Pendowr Lodge

NEW OAK FRAMED LODGE ON PARK NESTLING IN ROLLING COUNTRYSIDE Pendowr Lodge is a recently constructed oak timber cottage built from locally-sourced sustainable materials and is situated on a specifically …
Sleeps 6

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