County Durham Travel Guide - County Durham Towns and Villages
A directory of travel and heritage information for County Durham and around England, Scotland, and Wales.
County Durham Towns and Villages
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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.
He served as Richard's chancellor from 1386-1389, and again from 1391-1396
He served as Henry IV's chancellor untilthe Beaufort's briefly ousted him from office in 1410
This Day in British History
23 October, 1642
Battle of Edgehill
First serious battle of the Civil War, Prince Rupert defeats Parliamentary forces led by Earl of Essex