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Five questions about London’s bridges – Quick Quiz

London's many bridges have a fascinating history. How much do you know about them?

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Cover of "Turkey Street" by Jack Scott

Turkey Street

"Readers of Jack Scott's début book, Perking the Pansies, would be forgiven for wondering what happened to our intrepid hero Jack and his husband Liam next - given the challenges inherent in moving to a country that's officially secular but actually over 90% Muslim. This follow-up, Turkey Street, ends the wondering. And it does it in fine style." Dave reviews the sequel to Jack Scott's memoir of life as half of a gay expat couple in Turkey.

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Five questions about British castles – Quick Quiz

British castles are bursting at the seams with intriguing stories. (Perhaps that's why so many of their walls have come down!) Here's a Quick Quiz about five of them.

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Five questions about rude place names – Quick Quiz

Take our quick quiz about place names and see if your knowledge of British geography is in rude health!

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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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