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British History Quiz

What took place on 15 June 1215?



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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 monarch was known for his ruddy complexion



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Beadnell (Self catering)
Primrose Cottage, Beadnell

Primrose Cottage

This detached cottage is situated in Beadnell, Northumberland and sleeps two people.
Sleeps 2

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Christon Bank (Self catering)
Gabby Cottage, Christon Bank

Gabby Cottage

Dating from around 1840, this property is one of the oldest in the village and has been sympathetically restored, retaining many of the original period features.
Sleeps 6

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Haydon Bridge (Hotel)
Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel

Genuine 14th castle set in a 12-acre woodland estate with brush-mown lawns restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Langley is perfect for discovering the delights of Hadrians Wall and other local attractions. The exclusive nature of the castle makes Langley the perfect destination to be pampered in unique surroundings. … more >>

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Heddon-on-the-Wall (Hotel)
Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel offers everything that you would expect from a venue, 19 luxurious appointed bedrooms with ultra modern bathrooms, our award winning Bewickes Restaurant offering lunch and dinner, excellent meeting and private dining rooms for up to 100 guests and an challenging 18 hole golf course with Clubhouse. Why … more >>

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