Tag Archives: English history

My next adventure: Walking across England

One danger of living in London is that there is so much to see and do that you never get out of the city to explore the rest of this island that constitutes Great Britain. I will do something against … Continue reading

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Fireworks for Bonfire Night 2010 at Blackheath in London

Every first week in November, all over Great Britain fireworks are lit up for “Bonfire┬áNight” to commemorate the failed Gunpowder Plot of 1605. A group of English Catholics around Guy Fawkes had conspired to kill King James I and to … Continue reading

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