Yorkshire and the Tudors Part I: Henry VII and Yorkshire

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This month’s piece is the first in a series of related articles called “Yorkshire and the Tudors”. The series will celebrate the way that Yorkshire has maintained its northern roots and strength throughout the roller coaster of a ride known as the Tudor era. The series will be in three parts and will highlight various places throughout Yorkshire. Yorkshire has ...

The “Naughtiness” of Edward II

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I am a history nerd, a geek. There I said it and it’s a sad state of affairs because history is something that tends to occupy my daily life—both personally and professionally. I like the old, ancient and traditional and I am not talking about ancient oldies like …

The Beary Hairy Past

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The Yorkshire Bears are proud to welcome our newest blogger to the fold! A southern boy from the US (Georgia to be exact) turned Yorkshire boy, Dustin Neighbors moved to the British Isles in September 2011 to pursue his dream of living and studying in England. Starting out in Norwich, Dustin completed his MA and moved to Yorkshire, specifically …