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  • In the past this was a charity dole of money and food given only to poor widows of the parish of St Bartholomew the Great at Smithfield in London, but […]

    London Butterworth Charity & Widows Sixpence

    In the past this was a charity dole of money and food given only to poor widows of the parish of St Bartholomew the Great at Smithfield in London, but […]

  • St Piran is the patron saint of Cornwall and his feast is widely observed throughout the county on March 5th each year. Interest in the saint grew as part of […]

    Cornwall St Pirans Day Parades

    St Piran is the patron saint of Cornwall and his feast is widely observed throughout the county on March 5th each year. Interest in the saint grew as part of […]

  • The Battle of Towton was fought on Palm Sunday 1461 in a snowstorm and was the bloodiest battle fought on English soil. Towton Battlefield Society organize a programme of events […]

    Battle of Towton Service & Re-enactment

    The Battle of Towton was fought on Palm Sunday 1461 in a snowstorm and was the bloodiest battle fought on English soil. Towton Battlefield Society organize a programme of events […]

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