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The story of the Norman Conquest – February 1066

Matilda of Flanders and Edith of Wessex
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1 March 2016
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Join us as we explore the people of 1066 - in just 140 characters. After the death of Edward the Confessor at the start of January 1066, by February Harold has been proclaimed the new King of England. But all is not well. In Normandy, Duke William began to gather his allies and King Harold is warn...

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