Bradford Dragon Boat Festival 2019

The UK’s biggest multi award winning Dragonboat Festival is back Bradford Dragon Boat Festival held at Roberts Park,...

The History of Alum Production and it’s links to the Yorkshire Coast

Alum has been mentioned throughout history from Egyptian, Indian and Chinese dynasties from Before Christ. It had many...

THE SHAMBLES IN YORK – DIAGON ALLEY?

It was mentioned in Domesday Book in 1086 but the present York street we call the Shambles is clearly later. The...

Walking in Yorkshire

Beautiful vistas, vast expanses of wild moorland, delightful villages, secluded dales, rugged coastline – Yorkshire,...

York’s Chocolate Festival & the £500 Easter Egg

York, City of Chocolate has been a centre for this delicious confectionary for over 100 years and continues to...

The Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre, York

My favourite place in York is passed by thousands of visitors and commuters every month. Just a stone’s throw from the...

2019: A Celebration of Patrick Brontë

As part of the Brontë 200 celebrations, the Brontë Society has announced 2019 as the year for celebrating the life and...

The oldest horse race in England – The Kiplingcotes Derby

We have a saying in Yorkshire: “There’s nowt so queer as folk” and one of our more eccentric traditions certainly...

Brilliant Events in Yorkshire in 2019

Eclectic is what we do best in Yorkshire. If you're visiting in 2019, check out one of these fabulous festivals in...

George Hudson – York’s Railway King

George Hudson - York's Railway King Do you ever look at the map and wonder why the main London to Newcastle and then...

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Used to walk through there every morning to school

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Oliver Cromwell's head was eventually buried in the grounds of his old college, Sydney Sussex Cambridge. His body, however, is in a sealed tomb in North Yorkshire's Newburgh Priory. (Cromwell's daughter Mary married Thomas Belasyse, Viscount and later Earl Fauconberg of Newburgh) ... See MoreSee Less

Oliver Cromwells head was eventually buried in the grounds of his old college, Sydney Sussex Cambridge. His body, however, is in a sealed tomb in North Yorkshires Newburgh Priory. (Cromwells daughter Mary married Thomas Belasyse, Viscount and later Earl Fauconberg of Newburgh)

 

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Should do this to traitors now

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