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Historic York-UK “The shambles”. I remember a most excellent day there, and buying Will and Kate wedding refrigerator magnets the day after the ceremony, right on this street. Silly purchases, good memories.

York needs little introduction. This compact and historic city is a real jewel in the crown of Yorkshire’s many tourist attractions. Take a wander around the crooked, cobbled streets and marvel at the history surrounding you. There is so much to see and do here, but any visit to York wouldn’t be complete without a Fat Rascal at Betty’s Tea-rooms and a visit to the York Minster.

Lady Margaret Plantagenet Crown worn at her wedding on 9th July 1468 to Charles the Bold of Bruges, it bears her name and the white roses of York in coloured enamel and is encrusted with pearls