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Peter Sellers – One of the greatest comedians of all time makes his debut in Portsmouth

An English film actor, comedian, became known to the world public through his many roles, including Chief Inspector Clouseau in the movie series The Pink Panther. Peter

Stirling Castle – The great symbol of Scottish independence in Stirling

Is one of the largest and most important castles in Scotland. The castle is surrounded on three sides by steep cliffs, giving it a strong defensive position.

Graham Greene – The birthplace of the famous author in Berkhamsted

An English writer and journalist regarded by many as one of the leading English novelists of the 20th century. Greene acquired a reputation early in his lifetime

Lady Godiva – The realistic Collier’s Godiva is being exhibited in Coventry

An 1897 painting by English artist John Collier, who worked in the style of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. The model in the painting is Mabel Paul, an artist

The Clash – The famous punk rock band recorded “London calling” in London

Dover Castle – Τhe protector of England in Dover

It was founded in the 11th century and has been described as the “Key to England” due to its defensive significance throughout history. This site may have

Manic Street Preachers – The birthplace of the great alternative rock band in Blackwood

A Welsh rock band formed in 1986 at Oakdale Comprehensive School, Blackwood, South Wales, which all the band members attended. The band consists of cousins James Dean

Pocahontas – The popular young Indian rests in Gravesend

A Native American woman, notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. She was the daughter of of an Indian chief. She is believed

UEFA European Championship – The site of the first final in Paris

The 1960 European Nations’ Cup was the first edition of the European Championship, and organized by UEFA. The first tournament was held in France. The four teams

Mont Orgueil – The huge medieval guard in Jersey

The construction of the castle was undertaken following the division of the Duchy of Normandy in 1204. Philip II of France seized the Duchy of Normandy from

Castle Cornet – The historical defense of the island and the roadstead in Guernsey

Formerly a tidal island, it was originally fortified until the 13th century. In 1066 when William Duke of Normandy became William I, King of England, the island

Musée océanographique de Monaco – The museum of marine sciences in Monaco

The museum was inaugurated in 1910 by modernist reformer of Monaco and oceanographer, Prince Albert I. It is home to the Mediterranean Science Commission and is part

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