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British History Quiz

The fourth wife of Henry VIII, who agreed to marry her partly on the basis of a flattering portrait painted by Holbein



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

This king hid in an oak tree after defeat at the Battle of Worcester in 1651



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Hitchin (Hotel)
Hitchin Priory

Hitchin Priory

Originally a Carmelite monastery built in 1317 Hitchin Priory is within easy reach of a number of famous destinations including Woburn Abby and adjoining Woburn Safari Park as well as the Harry Potter Studio Tour. The Priory provides a picturesque location set in 19 acres of … more >>

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St Albans (Hotel)
The White Hart Hotel

The White Hart Hotel

Located in the centre of old St Albans The White Hart hotel is an historic 600 year old coaching inn. Opposite the world famous Abbey we are close to the centre of the old town and have our own 19 space car park for the exclusive use of our patrons. … more >>

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