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British History Quiz

What important document was signed at Runnymede in 1215?



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This Day in British History

22 September, 1761

George III crowned with Queen Charlotte

The couple had only married 2 weeks previously at St James's Palace

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch's sons were called 'The Devil's Brood'



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Staindrop (Self catering)
Bell House Barn, Staindrop

Bell House Barn

This modern, detached barn conversion is outside the village of Staindrop in County Durham and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Castleside (Self catering)
The Forge Cottage, Castleside

The Forge Cottage

Sitting room with wood burning stove sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only) and dining and kitchen areas. Double bedroom. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
Sleeps 2

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Darlington (Historic Hotel)
The Blackwell Grange Hotel

The Blackwell Grange Hotel

Unwind in the elegance of this beautiful 17th century mansion set in 15 acres of its own wooded parklands. Walking distance from the centre of Darlington and yet only a short drive from breathtaking Yorkshire Dales scenery, this hotel is fabulous for both business and leisure.Minutes from the A1, and … more >>

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Walworth (Historic Hotel)
Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth Castle Hotel

Ever dreamed of being a King of a Castle? Well now you can at 12th century Walworth Castle Hotel! Try our Fit for a King Suites featuring Castle Towers and Jacuzzi baths, and enjoy award winning cuisine in Hansards restaurant. Sample the local cask Ale. Try our famous Carvery served … more >>

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