Historic Churches in Tyne and Wear




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British History Quiz

This dashing courtier was a favourite of Elizabeth I, but she eventually had him executed after he rose in rebellion



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the son of Richard, Duke of York, and a leader of the Yorkist cause in the Wars of the Roses



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South Shields (Hotel)
The Sir William Fox Hotel

The Sir William Fox Hotel

A jewel in the heart of South Tyneside, the hotel is a beautiful listed building set in the picturesque and historic village of Westoe in the heart of South Tyneside. more >>

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Ravensworth Arms

Ravensworth Arms

FREE WIFI NOW AVAILABLE!The Ravensworth Arms is situated near such attractions as the centre of Newcastle and the Metrocentre, but it is also ideal for those wanting city life, without compromising on the idylic rural setting, with views of the world famous, Angel of the North, and Lamesley Pastures, just … more >>

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