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Five questions about Edwardian farming – Quick Quiz

How much do you know about farming in Edwardian Britain - the last generation of farmers before the tractors came? Maybe not much, but why not have a go at our quick quiz and find out? It's a fascinating subject!

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Tower Bridge, London

The Bridge

London's Tower Bridge up close, on a beautiful April afternoon!

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Stormclouds over a field of daisies

Five questions about natural phenomena—Quick Quiz

Britain has a wealth of words for weather and other natural phenomena, many of them region-specific. Can you match these five words to the correct definitions?

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Feral rose-ringed parakeet in a tree

Green parakeets in London suburbia

"When we lived in Delhi, these were as prevalent as sparrows used to be in the UK. I just never expected to see such things in London—and on a frosty morning too." Kay renews an old acquaintance in surprising fashion!

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King of Scots, mounted, in full armour

Five questions about Scotland – Quick Quiz

Scotland's been in the news a lot this month, what with the #indyref and everything. But how much do you know about the nation's history? Take our Quick Quiz and find out!

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