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British History Quiz

This prestigious organisation was founded in 1768. Its first president was Joshua Reynolds



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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

Guy Fawkes attempted to blow this king up on 5 November, 1605



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Berwick-upon-Tweed (Self catering)
Endar Holiday Cottage, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Endar Holiday Cottage

Situated in quiet residential surroundings on the south side of the River Tweed, this semi-detached bungalow offers cosy accommodation only 1 mile from the historic and fascinating town of Berwick …
Sleeps 3

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Lowick (Self catering)
Light Pipe Cottage, Lowick

Light Pipe Cottage

This cosy single storey cottage in Bowsden near Lowick offers bright, sunny rooms and sleeps up to four people.
Sleeps 4

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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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