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British History Quiz

This 13th century Franciscan monk and scholar taught at Oxford and Paris, and is famous for his research into optics



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This Day in British History

22 July, 1298

Battle of Falkirk

Edward I defeates Scots under William Wallace. Wallace forced to flee Scotland

Monarch Mayhem

This English king lost the Battle of Bannockburn to Robert the Bruce



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Newnham-on-Severn (Self catering)
Granary Cottage, Newnham-on-Severn

Granary Cottage

This is a pretty cottage, set in Elton, just 2.5 miles from Newnham-on-Severn, in a courtyard setting in the grounds of the owner?s home and can sleep three people in …
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Wotton-under-Edge (Self catering)
Apple Tree Cottage, Wotton-under-Edge

Apple Tree Cottage

This mid-terraced family-friendly cottage is situated in the Gloucestershire market town of Wotton-under-Edge and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
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Tewkesbury (Hotel)
The Tudor House Hotel

The Tudor House Hotel

Dating back to the 16th century Tudor House Hotel is on the edge of historic Tewkesbury overlooking the River Avon and is part of the RelaxInnz prestige collection. Rich in history the Tudor House features exposed oak beams open fireplaces and an original priests hole. There is also a secret … more >>

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Gloucester (Hotel)
The Little Thatch

The Little Thatch

The Little Thatch Hotel is 3 miles from Gloucester and junction 12 of the M5. The Little Thatch has a restaurant free parking and en suite rooms with TVs. Originally built in 1351 it notes King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn as former guests. The Little Thatch … more >>

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