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Which European kingdom did the monarchs of England claim ownership from 1340-1800?
Which British overseas territory was invaded by the Argentinians in 1982, sparking a two month war?
Which Labour leader authored the 'longest suicide note in history'?
Who led the peaceful Suffragists (NUWSS) in their campaign for votes for women?
Which battle of 1298 saw William Wallace's defeat at the hands of Edward I in the First War of Scottish Independence?
Which 17th and 18th century Scottish philospher argued against incorporative union with England?
Which Scottish pharmacologist discovered Penicillin in 1928?
Which numerical group did Charles I attempt to arrest in parliament in 1642?
At which battle of 1066 did Harald Hadrada defeat the Saxon earls Edwin and Morcar
What economic policy was championed by the Liberals and in particular William Gladstone in the Victorian era, in opposition to protectionism?
Which explorer disappeared in 1847 whilst attempting to navigate the Northwest Passage?
Who was discovered guarding a cache of gunpowder beneath parliament on the 5th November 1605?
Which military commander led the New Model Army during the English Civil Wars?
Which Whig politician prominently supported the French and American Revolutions?
At which Welsh castle was Richard II delivered to his cousin and usurper Henry Bolingbroke?

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