This leader of the Liberal party served as Prime Minister from 1908-1916
His second wife, Margaret, was a famous political hostess
He was ousted from office in favour of Lloyd George!
24 June, 1141
Londoners expel Queen Matilda from the city
The citizens of London were angered by Matilda's demands for taxes and forced her to flee from a banquet and escape to Oxford
Close to the ancient stannary towns of Ashburton and Buckfastleigh and the medieval town of Totnes, midway between Plymouth and Exeter, this charming character 16th Century former corn mill offers the warmth of a homely atmosphere with hotel quality and service in a superb central location, perfectly placed for holidays … more >>
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