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The Battle of Fulford was fought on the outskirts of the villag...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
The Battle of Fulford was fought on the outskirts of the village of Fulford near York in England, on 20 September 1066, when King Harald III of Norway, also known as Harald Hardrada ("harðráði" in Old Norse, meaning "hard ruler"), and Tostig Godwinson, his English ally, fought and defeated the Northern Earls Edwin and Morcar.
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Exciting finds from Fulford's past go on show

The Press, York - 21 Jan 2018
HISTORICAL items found at a building site have gone on display inside a York church. Residents were given the chance to look at the discoveries, from pre-construction archaeology at the Germany Beck site on the edge of Fulford, at St Oswald's Church ...
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York's own tapestry goes to Bayeux in art swap

Yorkshire Post - 17 Jan 2018
But before it could wheel out a display cabinet, an MP suggested that Battle Abbey, built on the East Sussex field where King Harold was defeated by William the Conqueror, would be a more appropriate location. And the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd ...
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SNOOKER: Fulford 'A' on cloud nine at midway point of season

The Press, York - 02 Jan 2018
Mick Borg beat Chris Bentley to level the match but the battle of the Ventresses went the way of Kevin who beat Trevor to give Acomb 'B' the win. Malton could only turn out with six players against Bootham 'A' but won all six frames for a 6-1 victory ...
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Armadale thumps Phoenix to cement place in top four

Community Newspaper Group - 22 Jan 2018
One Day E's took on Kelmscott in the battle for top spot. Kelmscott won the toss and batted, but it was a decision they soon regretted as Warren Francis (4-9) and Peter Smith (2-20) destroyed the top order to be just 6-28. It was soon 8-48 as Andrew ...
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Update: Fifth annual Okanagan throwdown wraps up

Pentiction Western News - 15 Jan 2018
Over 300 athletes from across Canada and the U.S. went to the wall and over at the fifth annual Okanagan Valley Throwdown last weekend. Competing in six divisions, the men and women battled the strain of fatigue and exertion, many winding up on their ...
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Work set to start in Spring on huge York homes development

The Press, York - 02 Nov 2017
ONE of York's biggest housing schemes should finally start by the spring after an access road into the site is connected to the highways network. The new junction on the A19 at Fulford will allow Persimmon Homes Yorkshire to begin building 655 homes on ...
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Ancient Battle of Fulford resumes at High Court - 22 May 2014
After a forced march, the Saxon army was defeated at the Battle of Hastings on October 14. Emma Dring, for English Heritage, argued that designating "unsecure sites" would damage the credibility of the register as a whole. John Oxley, archaeologist at ...
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Major scheme to build 655 homes is to start

The Press, York - 21 Apr 2017
DEVELOPERS finally hope to start one of York's biggest housing schemes this summer – and have already begun roadworks which they say will help prevent flooding of a key York route. Persimmon Homes Yorkshire's £120 million scheme for 655 homes at ...
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Battle of Fulford being commemorated

BBC News - 08 Oct 2010
The village of Fulford has decided to help commemorate a battle that helped change English history. The Parish Council, in the village near York, have installed two new signs which mark the Battle of Fulford, of September 1066. The battle saw the ...

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