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  • Nelson, Navy, Nation: The story of the Royal Navy and the British people, 1688–1815

    Nelson, Navy, Nation: The story of the Royal Navy and the British people, 1688–1815

    Royal Museums Greenwich

    A major new permanent gallery exploring the story of the Royal Navy.

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  • Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle

    Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle

    Royal Museums Greenwich

    Yinka Shonibare’s sculpture Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle is on permanent display at the National Maritime Museum.

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  • George Romney

    Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Abbot Hall, Kendal, LA9 5AL

    On display in the Georgian interiors downstairs at Abbot Hall is a selection of works by George Romney (1734-1802), one of the greatest of all eighteenth-century portrait painters.

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  • City and River 1820 – 1840

    Museum of London Docklands, No. 1 Warehouse West India Quay Hertsmere Road, London, E14 4AL

    Vast new docks brought immense changes to London’s river and port.

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  • Georgian Durham Displays

    Durham Heritage Centre and Museum, St Mary-le-Bow North Bailey, Durham, DH1 3ET

    There are displays about Georgian Durham describing town & country houses, theatres and transport. One notable country house that is featured is Burn Hall.

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  • The Defence of Hougoumont 17 – 18 June 1815

    The Defence of Hougoumont 17 – 18 June 1815

    Web based only - www.bfps.org.uk, The Old Post Office Links Place, Elie LEVEN, KY9 1AX

    To mark the Battle for Hougoumont Farm BFPS, in partnership with Headquarters The Royal Logistic Corps, has produced a special commemorative cover to be released on the 18ᵗʰ June 2015.

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  • The Battle of Waterloo 18 June 1815

    The Battle of Waterloo 18 June 1815

    Web based only - www.bfps.org.uk, The Old Post Office Links Place, Elie LEVEN, KY9 1AX

    To mark the 200ᵗʰ Anniversary of this epic clash BFPS, in partnership with the Waterloo 200 committee, has produced a special commemorative cover to be released on the 18ᵗʰ June 2015.

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  • A History of Fashion in 100 Objects

    A History of Fashion in 100 Objects

    Fashion Museum

    A History of Fashion in 100 Objects celebrates fashion throughout history, from the 1500s to the present day, showcasing 100 star objects from the Fashion Museum’s world-class collection.

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  • The Jane Austen Story exhibition

    The Jane Austen Story exhibition

    Winchester Cathedral, 1 The Close, Winchester, SO23 9LS

    A permanent exhibition situated beside her grave in the north nave aisle of Winchester Cathedral.

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  • Jane Austen By The Sea

    Jane Austen By The Sea

    Royal Pavilion, 4-5 Pavilion Buildings, Brighton & Hove, BN1 1EE

    A new display at the Royal Pavilion will explore Jane Austen’s relationship with coastal towns and life in Brighton during her time, to mark the bicentenary of her death.

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