Yorkshire & North East England - Travel Guide

Historic Yorkshire, County Durham, and Northumberland

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit Yorkshire & Northumberland

1. Walking in the North York Moors
2. Lindisfarne Island
3. Historic Durham Cathedral
4. A ride on the North York Moors Railway
5. The stained-glass west windows of York Minster



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Featured Historic Hotel
The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel Aston

The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel
Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and surrounded by original moat The Albright Hussey Manor has a enviable reputation of offering some of the finest accommodation in the midlands. C1524 the hotel encompasses a wealth of history whilst offering the very highest standard in modern comfort & cuisine. … more >>

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British History Quiz

This assembly of Parliament in 1653 consisted of 140 'godly men' selected by Cromwell and the Council of Officers



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This Day in British History

25 May, 1659

Richard Cromwell resigns

Oliver Cromwell's son and heir paves the way for Restoration of the Monarchy

Monarch Mayhem

This king lost his baggage in an ill-advised crossing of The Wash



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Liskeard (Self catering)
Butterdon Mill 6, Liskeard

Butterdon Mill 6

Butterdon Mill Holiday Homes is a small privately owned family concern.The 12 detached brick built bungalows nestle in a delightfully sheltered wooded valley just 3 miles from Liskeard. Set in …
Sleeps 6

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Wadebridge (Self catering)
Cottage: HCQUILL, Wadebridge

Quillets Barn

A PICTURESQUE SETTING WITH VIEWS ACROSS THE COUNTRYSIDE This recently converted barn retains much of its original charm and character with exposed beams and stonework and offers stunning views.Nestling close …
Sleeps 4

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