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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Featured Historic Hotel
Whitley Hall Hotel Spennymoor

Whitley Hall Hotel
Chapeltown, Yorkshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Whitley Hall is an ivy-clad 16th century mansion that provides an elegant and romantic setting for any occasion. Relax in this historic and fashionable hotel and enjoy the tranquil grounds of the surrounding estate. The gardens rise around the picturesque house and are planted with fine oaks and other mature … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor



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This Day in British History

23 April, 1248

Order of the Garter insituted

Edward III's famous order of chivarly modelled after a similar French chivalric order of knights

Monarch Mayhem

This king was killed while a prisoner at the Tower of London in 1471



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Blisland (Self catering)
Little Lanxon, Blisland

Little Lanxon

This converted barn is ? mile from Blisland and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Truro (Self catering)
Blythe Cottage, Truro

Blythe Cottage

Perched on the banks of the Tresillian River, a privately-owned Grade-II listed character cottage with direct panoramic water views. Available for weekend breaks and holidays, ideal for couples and …
Sleeps 5

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