|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 politician is generally regarded as the first Prime Minister
His official post was First Lord of the Treasury (1721-1742)
He took over more and more control due to the long absences (and disinterest) of George I and II
This Day in British History
09 December, 1165
Malcom IV of Scotland dies
Malcolm is succeeded by his brother William 'the Lion'