Photos of Britain

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King-John-signing-Magna-Carta. Credit: North Wind Picture Archives, Alamy

King John and the sealing of Magna Carta

Over 800 years after the sealing of Magna Carta, we examine the significance of the charter, which lay down the foundations for civil liberties across the world. Read More »

Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square

Manchester City Guide

The proud northwest English city of Manchester was built on the textile industry and thrives today as a centre of culture, sport and heritage

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Hall's Croft, Stratford

Romantic literary British escapes

Whisk your loved one away on one of these British escapes with a literary twist, including fairytale castles, quaint cottages & glorious landscapes

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Engraving of Mary, Queen of Scots

Mary, Queen of Scots: the six-day-old queen

Executed for treason by Queen Elizabeth I, we uncover the key life events of Mary, Queen of Scots, who was imprisoned for 19 years.

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Castle Howard, Yorkshire, York, house, stately home, stately homes, grand, grandeur, aristocracy

Castle Howard, York

Designed by an architectural novice and famed for starring roles in Brideshead Revisited and TV’s Victoria, Castle Howard is a fascinating stately home Read More »

Dunluce Castlem County Antrim, Northern Ireland, CS Leiws, Narnia, Cair Paravel

Discover CS Lewis’s Narnia in Northern Ireland

Together, the magical landscapes of County Antrim and County Down inspired one of the most fantastical worlds in English literature: Narnia

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