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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'



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This Day in British History

18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

Monarch Mayhem

Simon de Montfort forced this king to sign the Provisions of Oxford



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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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Gateshead (Hotel)
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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