|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Lobster pots at the harbour
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
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George, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV, was executed by drowning in ...
The liquid was alcoholic
The liquid was called malmsey, a sweet beverage produced originally in Greece and more recently in Madeira
This Day in British History
26 September, 672
Synod of Hertford
The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.