|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Cottages perch above the harbour
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
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This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman
The character was invented by John Arbuthnot, a political pamphleteer
He first appeared in the History of John Bull, in 1712
This Day in British History
12 December, 1889
Death of Robert Browning
Best known as a poet and playwright, Browning (b. 1812) was married to poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning.