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Halloween: England's Strange and Ancient Winter Rituals
Offbeat  (tags: Halloween, Strange, Ancient Winter Rituals, England, UK )

Ray
- 3 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It is that time again. Supermarkets are bulging with large pumpkins to carve and shops selling skeleton outfits enjoy a roaring trade. But the Americanised version of Halloween casts a long shadow over the multitude of quirky - and sometimes barmy
Yorkshire Pudding Wrap: Reinventing the Humble Delicacy
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Reinvention, Pudding, Yorkshire, England, UK )

Ray
- 25 days ago - bbc.co.uk
They have been around for hundreds of years but now Yorkshire puddings have found themselves thrust into the culinary spotlight.
Family of Waterfowl Stop Traffic as They Help Their Goslings Cross a Busy Road in London After a Day Out at the Park
Offbeat  (tags: Birds, wildfowl, London, England, U.K., video, road )

Scooby
- 162 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Asking why the chicken crossed the road may be a familiar joke set-up, but it appears the question of why the waterfowl crossed the road has finally been answered.
Where Are England's Steepest Streets?
Offbeat  (tags: steepest streets, England, UK )

Ray
- 213 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Where are England's steepest streets? We asked readers to name the thigh-burning inclines that fill their hearts with terror - and enlisted Ordnance Survey's help checking the gradients.
We Struck Gold! Two Amateur Treasure Hunter Friends Discover BritainâEUR(TM)s 'Oldest' Iron Age Bling in a Cow Field in Staffordshire
Offbeat  (tags: Iron Age, history, staffordshire, England, metal detecting, gold )

Scooby
- 222 days ago - google.co.uk
We struck gold! Two amateur treasure hunter friends discover BritainâEUR(TM)s 'oldest' Iron Age bling in a cow field in Staffordshire
Want to Be King of the Castle? Mansion Where Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn Spent Their Honeymoon Goes on Sale
Offbeat  (tags: henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Thornbury castle, Tudor, England, history, King, for sale )

Scooby
- 223 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
e was a man who no doubt insisted on a king-sized bed - and now, the historic mansion where Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn spent their honeymoon has been put on the market for £8.5million.
Tanks for the Memories! 16 - Tonne British Army Vehicle Is Taken for a Drive Round the Streets of London
Offbeat  (tags: Army tank, video, london, video, England, United Kingdom, history, transportation )

Scooby
- 224 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A sixteen-tonne former British Army tank left a trail of gobsmacked tourists in its wake as it rolled past some of London's most famous landmarks.
The Secret World of the Knights Templar Revealed: Caverns Used By the Shadowy Warrior Monks 700 Years Ago
Offbeat  (tags: KNIGHTS TEMPLAR, England, tunnels, history, rabbit holes )

Scooby
- 226 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Once used as a ceremonial spot for the followers of a secretive religious sect, these are the underground caves offering safe haven after leaders of the free world brutally dismantled the group's power base
Cocaine Worth £50m Washes Up on Norfolk Beaches
Offbeat  (tags: Cocaine, Drugs, Caister-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England )

Derek
- 250 days ago - news.sky.com
Police were alerted, and further packages of the class A drug were found near Caister-on-Sea on Friday morning. The total amount seized is around 360 kg.
Family Spends $250 To Remove Tumor From Their 20 Year Old Goldfish.
Offbeat  (tags: Goldfish, Tumor, Veterinarian, Norfolk, England )

Derek
- 251 days ago - boredpanda.com
When a family spotted a lump on their 20 year old goldfishs fin, they took it to Dr Faye Bethell, a well known vet. The doctor saved the day by performing surgery on Bob the fish. It took the vet based in Norfolk, England 30 minutes to remove the tumor.
Radio 1's Ibiza Prom With Pete Tong - Act 1 Full Version   video
Offbeat  (tags: London, England, Gmb, Royal Albert hall, Pete tong, she )

Scooby
- 459 days ago - m.youtube.com
Never been done before. Enjoy
Britains Mightiest Oak: A Staggering 1,046 Years Old
Offbeat  (tags: Oak, trees, Middle Ages, Oxford, England, pictures, nature, acorns )

Scooby
- 464 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire is most famous as the birthplace of Winston Churchill and home of the Dukes of Marlborough.
Spectacular Country Retreat Given to Admiral Nelson's Family After He Died in the Battle of Trafalgar Goes on the Market
Offbeat  (tags: Lord Nelson, has victory, mansion, for sale, England, history )

Scooby
- 466 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The magnificent Grade I listed country mansion which was gifted to the family of Horatio Nelson after he died in the Battle of Trafalgar is on sale for £12million.
A Ghoulish Tour of Medieval Punishments
Offbeat  (tags: Punishment, Medieval, England, UK )

Ray
- 471 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Is there anything quite as chillingly middle-English as a head swinging mournfully from a set of gallows, silhouetted over some rugged and desolate moorland?
 

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