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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

25 February, 1308

Coronation of Edward II

In his coronation oath Edward agrees to abide by future laws passed by consent of the realm (i.e. Parliament)

Monarch Mayhem

Her reign saw the growth of the British Empire to its largest extent



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Gainford (Self catering)
The Old Dairy, Gainford

The Old Dairy

This stone built cottage is located in the village of Gainford near Barnard Castle and sleeps two people.
Sleeps 3

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Hamsterley (Self catering)
Wear View Cottage, Hamsterley

Wear View Cottage

This stone-built, detached cottage is situated close to Hamsterley village and Forest and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Darlington (Historic Hotel)
The Blackwell Grange Hotel

The Blackwell Grange Hotel

Unwind in the elegance of this beautiful 17th century mansion set in 15 acres of its own wooded parklands. Walking distance from the centre of Darlington and yet only a short drive from breathtaking Yorkshire Dales scenery, this hotel is fabulous for both business and leisure.Minutes from the A1, and … more >>

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Walworth (Historic Hotel)
Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth Castle Hotel

Ever dreamed of being a King of a Castle? Well now you can at 12th century Walworth Castle Hotel! Try our Fit for a King Suites featuring Castle Towers and Jacuzzi baths, and enjoy award winning cuisine in Hansards restaurant. Sample the local cask Ale. Try our famous Carvery served … more >>

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