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British History Quiz

A 'pocket borough' was also known as what?



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This Day in British History

21 September, 1745

Battle of Prestonpans

Bonnie Prince Charlie's Jacobites rout English dragoons led by General Cope

Monarch Mayhem

This king's madness led to a Regency headed by his son, George (and to a popular modern film!)



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Berwick-upon-Tweed (Self catering)
Thomas Sword Good House, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Thomas Sword Good House

Once the home of nineteenth century artist, Thomas Sword Good, this beautiful property maintains many of its original features such as working Venetian windows and shutters.
Sleeps 6

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West Woodburn (Self catering)
Crag View Cottage, West Woodburn

Crag View Cottage

Crag View Cottage is a superbly renovated, cosy and comfortable end terrace holiday home.
Sleeps 5

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Haydon Bridge (Hotel)
Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel

Genuine 14th castle set in a 12-acre woodland estate with brush-mown lawns restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Langley is perfect for discovering the delights of Hadrians Wall and other local attractions. The exclusive nature of the castle makes Langley the perfect destination to be pampered in unique surroundings. … more >>

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Heddon-on-the-Wall (Hotel)
Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel

Close House is an elegant and beautifully restored 18th Century mansion, set in stunning Tynedale countryside. It offers fine food, luxurious accommodation, elegant interiors and a very warm welcome. more >>

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