|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Cottages tucked away down narrow lanes
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
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This soldier and war hero founded the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides
He made his name at the siege of Mafeking (1899-1900)
He popularized his ideas in the 1908 book 'Scouting for Boys'
This Day in British History
21 February, 1437
James I of Scotland is murdered in Perth
James is succeeded by his son, who takes the throne as James II