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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

21 February, 1437

James I of Scotland is murdered in Perth

James is succeeded by his son, who takes the throne as James II

Monarch Mayhem

This queen's reign saw the union of England and Scotland in 1707



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Beamish (Self catering)
Beamish Cottage, Beamish

Beamish Cottage

Open plan sitting room with dining area and kitchen. Double bedroom with 6' zip and link bed (twins by arr) and TV. Bathroom/WC with separate shower cubicle.
Sleeps 2

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Middleton-in-Teesdale (Self catering)
Garden Cottage, Middleton-in-Teesdale

Garden Cottage

This delightful property is full of original features and plenty of character and has just one double bedroom and a single futon suitable for a child, so is best suited …
Sleeps 3

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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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