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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Littlecote House Hotel Wentbridge

Littlecote House Hotel
Ramsbury, Wiltshire

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A stunning 16th century mansion set in exquisite manicured lawns, Littlecote House Hotel offers plentiful opportunities for a leisurely break, with more than a hint of historical romance. Here in 1535 Henry VIII wooed Jane Seymour, the lovers tryst recalled in the Great Hall by a fine decorative Cupids head. … more >>

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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

24 February, 1711

Handel's first London opera performed

The Queen's Theatre in Haymarket was the venue for Handel's 'Rinaldo'

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This monarch was Elector of Hanover when he became king of England in 1714



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Trewillis Farm Ebber Cottage

1 OF 4 PROPERTIES SET IN 150 ACRE DAIRY FARM A PEACEFUL SETTING JUST 1/3 OF A MILE FROM THE BEAUTIFUL EBBER ROCKS AND UNSPOILT COASTLINE Trewillis Farm is …
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Butterdon Mill 2, Liskeard

Butterdon Mill 2

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 …
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