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British History Quiz

This soldier and war hero founded the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides



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This Day in British History

22 January, 1552

Lord Protector Somerset executed

Somerset was ousted by the ambitious Earl of Northumberland

Monarch Mayhem

One of this king's numerous mistresses was Nell Gwynn, a flower seller at Covent Garden



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Elsdon (Self catering)
Townfoot Cottage, Elsdon

Townfoot Cottage

This Grade II listed cottage is situated on the edge of the village of Elsdon, in the Northumberland National Park and sleeps five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Haltwhistle (Self catering)
Hunter Cottage, Haltwhistle

Hunter Cottage

This end terraced stone built cottage is situated on the edge of the town of Haltwhistle and sleeps three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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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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