1087 William the Conqueror died in Maine (France) from injuries he sustained after a fall from his horse.
Police attended a protest of some 150 parents and children who were demonstrating against a high school’s ‘gender neutral’ uniform.
On Wednesday the former Conservative Leader, Iain Duncan Smith, mentioned our case during the key debate on whether the Commons was going to be able to vote to deny a ‘No Deal’ Brexit.
1157 King Richard I (the Lion Heart) was born.
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1533 The birth of Elizabeth I, daughter of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII. She was Queen of England from 1558 to 1603 and was known as the Virgin Queen because she never married, being too shrewd to share power with a foreign monarch.
US Vice President Mike Pence has met with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said the US “supports the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union”.
A Gambian immigrant, Haji Kaloga, 31, is behind bars awaiting a long prison sentence for raping and sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl.
1620 149 Pilgrims, The Pilgrim Fathers, set sail from Plymouth in the Mayflower bound for America - the New World. The Pilgrims' story of people seeking to escape the religious controversies and economic problems of their time by emigrating to America, has become a central theme of the history and culture of the United States.