Oliver Cromwell

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express
Rousing moment MP tells voters to 'banish this puppet parliament' by backing Brexitsenior Tory, who is the MP for Wokingham in Berkshire, harked back to great Bri
Rousing moment MP tells voters to 'banish this puppet parliament' by backing Brexit
express / Posted 2 days ago
senior Tory, who is the MP for Wokingham in Berkshire, harked back to great British figures including John Hampden, Oliver Cromwell, who fought to establish the supremacy of parliament over the monarchy, and the liberal author John Milton,... Read more
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CBS News
Dig explores mysterious mass graves from 17th centurywho had been taken prisoner after the Battle of Dunbar in 1650, the archaeologi
Dig explores mysterious mass graves from 17th century
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
who had been taken prisoner after the Battle of Dunbar in 1650, the archaeologists said. The prisoners were captured by Oliver Cromwell, the controversial English leader who waged a successful military campaign against the Royalists in a... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh University’s Anatomical Museum goes global via appBurke was hanged and publicly dissected in 1829. Other exhibits include life a
Edinburgh University’s Anatomical Museum goes global via app
Scotsman / Posted 11 days ago
Burke was hanged and publicly dissected in 1829. Other exhibits include life and death masks of famous figures including Oliver Cromwell, Sir Walter Scott and Napoleon Bonaparte, and a room containing 1500 skulls from around the world. Thanks to... Read more
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Daily Record
Scotland's medical history opened up to the world as app allows tour of museumBurke was hanged and publicly dissected in 1829. Other exhibits include life a
Scotland's medical history opened up to the world as app allows tour of museum
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
Burke was hanged and publicly dissected in 1829. Other exhibits include life and death masks of famous figures including Oliver Cromwell, Sir Walter Scott and Napoleon Bonaparte, and a room containing 1,500 skulls from around the world. The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Are these the eight greatest business minds Britain has ever produced?one to duck a fight, he commanded the Parliamentary navy against Charles I in t
Are these the eight greatest business minds Britain has ever produced?
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
one to duck a fight, he commanded the Parliamentary navy against Charles I in the English Civil War. A good friend to Oliver Cromwell, Rich helped inspire the capture of Jamaica, creating the foundation of the British empire. 8/10 John Spedan... Read more
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Londonist
11 Secrets Of Regent's ParkPark. Thickly forested and laden with deer, it was used by Henry VIII as a hunt
11 Secrets Of Regent's Park
Londonist / Posted 14 days ago
Park. Thickly forested and laden with deer, it was used by Henry VIII as a hunting ground. By 1646, it had passed to Oliver Cromwell, who let it out as small holdings, until it was returned into the regal mitts of Charles II in 1660. In the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Cheers to World Cocktail Day with these delicious recipes of your favourite tipplesone quarter, then very slowly top up with sparkling wine, stirring gently as yo
Cheers to World Cocktail Day with these delicious recipes of your favourite tipples
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
one quarter, then very slowly top up with sparkling wine, stirring gently as you pour. Aldi Blackberry Smash recipe 50 ml Oliver Cromwell London Dry Gin ½ a cup of white sugar ½ a cup of hot water 10-12 blackberries 25ml fresh lemon juice 6... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
LETTER: Milton woman says vote with your Bibleoccurring … We should still vote. World history records several instances where
LETTER: Milton woman says vote with your Bible
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
occurring … We should still vote. World history records several instances where one vote made the difference like: Oliver Cromwell was given control of England; caused Charles I of England to be executed; gave America the English language... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Map of England’s protected battlefieldscombatants. This Civil War battle saw the defeat of Prince Rupert’s northern Ro
Map of England’s protected battlefields
Wakefield Today / Posted 17 days ago
combatants. This Civil War battle saw the defeat of Prince Rupert’s northern Royalist army by the Parliamentarian forces of Oliver Cromwell. The rout of the Royalist army help cement Cromwell’s reputation as a great leader. Location:Wilstrop,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ár na sármission. Go into battle joyfully!” wrote Alexei to his general, Prince Nikita T
Ár na sár
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
mission. Go into battle joyfully!” wrote Alexei to his general, Prince Nikita Trubetskoi, sounding like his contemporary Oliver Cromwell.” Oiread chéanna le Cromail, ní raibh drogall ar thiarnaí cogaidh ár a imirt ar dhaoine: “Somewhere between... Read more
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walesonline
How did the Welsh place where you live get its name?signs at Stepaside, the village six miles from Tenby, claim local folklore has
How did the Welsh place where you live get its name?
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
signs at Stepaside, the village six miles from Tenby, claim local folklore has it that Stepaside got its name when Oliver Cromwell and his army passed through on their way to Pembroke. Oliver Cromwell is reported to have asked people in his... Read more
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chroniclelive
Bodies of Scottish soldiers found in Durham graves to be profiled by expertsGreen, who have been identified as soldiers taken prisoner at the Battle of Dun
Bodies of Scottish soldiers found in Durham graves to be profiled by experts
chroniclelive / Posted 21 days ago
Green, who have been identified as soldiers taken prisoner at the Battle of Dunbar in 1650 by an English army commanded by Oliver Cromwell. Now, a new blog by Durham University’s Department of Archaeology reveals that research has shown many of... Read more
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New York Magazine
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyrannypersuasion. This is the Weimar aspect of our current moment. Just as the Englis
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyranny
New York Magazine / Posted 25 days ago
persuasion. This is the Weimar aspect of our current moment. Just as the English Civil War ended with a dictatorship under Oliver Cromwell, and the French Revolution gave us Napoleon Bonaparte, and the unstable chaos of Russian democracy yielded to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Quick, easy and delicious springtime recipes that are perfect for the Bank Holiday Weekendbeef risotto (Serves 4)Aldi tropical beef risotto recipe 500g sirloin steak fi
Quick, easy and delicious springtime recipes that are perfect for the Bank Holiday Weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
beef risotto (Serves 4)Aldi tropical beef risotto recipe 500g sirloin steak finely diced 1 large mango finely diced 50ml Oliver Cromwell London dry gin 1 shallot, finely chopped 500g risotto/arborio rice 250ml fruity white wine 750ml... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Why do we dance around a pole on May Day? (And other strange May traditions)beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration cam
Why do we dance around a pole on May Day? (And other strange May traditions)
Nottingham Post / Posted 28 days ago
beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration came by order of that party-pooper-in-chief, Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell. Normal service was resumed with the Restoration, thanks to the "merry monarch", King Charle... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham's Morris and maypole dancers greet the merry monthbeginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration cam
Nottingham's Morris and maypole dancers greet the merry month
Nottingham Post / Posted 28 days ago
beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration came by order of that party-pooper-in-chief, Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell. Normal service was resumed with the Restoration, thanks to the "merry monarch", King Charle... Read more
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examiner.com
Why does Shakespeare still engage today all over the world?Puritans would close down all the theaters, “throwing out the baby with the bat
Why does Shakespeare still engage today all over the world?
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
Puritans would close down all the theaters, “throwing out the baby with the bath water,” but after their brief rule under Oliver Cromwell and the restoration of the “merry monarch” Charles I, the king’s sanctioned plays and performances were only... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow and London Exchange Treasured Portraitswill display 49 portraits of influential British figures. Among the loaned trea
Moscow and London Exchange Treasured Portraits
The Moscow Times / Posted 1 months ago
will display 49 portraits of influential British figures. Among the loaned treasures are portraits of Queen Elizabeth I, Oliver Cromwell, Isaac Newton, Charles Dickens and other eminent individuals who form an integral part of British heritage.... Read more
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