|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Street scene, Robin Hoods Bay
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
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British History Quiz
A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity
Mary was executed after being implicated in the plot
The plot was led by Anthony Babington!
This Day in British History
25 October, 1154
Death of King Stephen
Stephen is succeeded by Henry Plantagenet, son of Empress Matilda (Queen Maud)