Great Events in British History: A Beginner’s Guide to The Dissolution of the Monasteries by Henry VIII

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Henry VIII broke with the Church of Rome following the Pope’s refusal to grant him an annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Once he was Head of the Church in England and in possession of a new wife, Henry cast his eyes covetously on a new … [Read more...]

Anglotees Alert: LAST CALL! Just 24 Hours Left to By the 4 Nations of the UK Tribute, Bulldog Spirit and Churchill Never Surrender Returns!

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This week over at Anglotees we have three designs and something for everyone. First up is a new tribute to the 4 nations of the United Kingdom by Malcolm Watson. We've also got a lovely tribute to the British Bulldog Spirit and we've brought back our … [Read more...]

Fit for a Queen: 10 Interesting Facts and Figures about Windsor Castle You Might Not Know

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Originally built by King William I in the decade following the Battle of Hastings, today Windsor Castle is the largest castle still in use by a reigning monarch. Several monarchs have added onto William’s original castle over history, with more … [Read more...]

Anglotees Alert: New Designs LIVE – 4 Nations of the UK Tribute, Bulldog Spirit and Churchill Never Surrender Returns!

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This week over at Anglotees we have three designs and something for everyone. First up is a new tribute to the 4 nations of the United Kingdom by Malcolm Watson. We've also got a lovely tribute to the British Bulldog Spirit and we've brought back our … [Read more...]

Anglophile Alert: Special Anglotopia Reader Discount for the Royal Oak Foundation – Visit National Trust Properties for Free

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Editor’s Note: For those that don’t know, Americans can support the National Trust in England and gain unlimited entry to all their properties by joining the Royal Oak Foundation, their American affiliate. We joined last year and have taken advantage … [Read more...]

Great Britons: John Churchill 1st Duke of Marlborough – The Man Who Redrew the Map of Europe and Inspired Winston Churchill

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The 1st Duke of Marlborough was a larger-than-life creation of the complex politics of the 17th century, going from power to the Tower and back again. He was an important military leader and won decisive battles that helped draw the map of Europe for … [Read more...]

Anglophile Alert: 2 Limited Spots Available on Luxury House Tour of The Peak District, Lake District and Yorkshire from Scottish Dream Tours

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We don't normally do this but our friends at Scottish Dream Tours asked us kindly if we would let our readers know that they have had two spots open up on their upcoming Luxury House Tour of The Peak District, Lake District and Yorkshire that will … [Read more...]