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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Somerset that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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On this day:
Darwin's 'On the Origin of Species' is published - 1859, Band Aid Single Recorded - 1984, Licensing Laws Radically Revised - 2005

Famous historic dates from Somerset

6th of July 1685 : Battle of Sedgemoor
19th of September 1970 : First Glastonbury

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The real character of a man is found out by his amusements. - Joshua Reynolds
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On this day:
Darwin's 'On the Origin of Species' is published - 1859, Band Aid Single Recorded - 1984, Licensing Laws Radically Revised - 2005
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