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23 of the most English photos ever taken

by KatieRowe

Category: History & heritage
April 23 2015

To celebrate St George's Day, we give you 23 extremely English photos. From cream teas and rose gardens to medieval jousting and Pearly Kings: it doesn' t get much more English that this... Enjoy!

This cute but quackers sign in Oxfordshire…

A cute but quackers sign in Oxfordshire…

These stylish Jane Austen super fans in Bath…

Jane Austen super fans dressed in regency clothes in Bath…

This effortlessly cool shot of Brighton Pier...

An effortlessly cool shot of Brighton Pier

This jolly collection of teapots at The Shambles Market in Stroud…

A jolly collection of teapots at The Shambles Market in Stroud

This chocolate-box cottage aka Anne Hathaway's Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon…

A chocolate-box cottage aka Anne Hathaway's Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon

This epic plate of Magpie’s fish ‘n’ chips in Whitby…

An epic plate of Magpie’s fish ‘n’ chips in Whitby

This flawless shot of Alnwick Castle in Northumberland...

A flawless shot of Alnwick Castle in Northumberland

This green-fingered couple at a village fete in Gloucestershire...

A green-fingered couple at a village fete in Gloucestershire

This jingling-jangling Morris dancing troupe in Birmingham...

A jingling-jangling Morris dancing troupe in Birmingham

This gravy-smothered pie on a mash island in Bristol...

A gravy-smothered pie on a mash island in Bristol

This postcard-perfect combination in Corsham, Wiltshire...

A postcard-perfect red telephone box and cottage combination in Corsham, Wiltshire.

These dapper Pearly Kings and Queen in London’s Covent Garden…

Dapper Pearly Kings and Queen in London’s Covent Garden

This bunting-laden cottage courtyard at Sudeley Castle…

A bunting-laden cottage courtyard at Sudeley Castle

These cheese-chasing daredevils at the Cotswolds Cheese Rolling Festival…

Cheese-chasing daredevils rolling down a steep hill at the Cotswolds Cheese Rolling Festival

This gleeful winner holding an 8lb Double Gloucester cheese…

A gleeful winner holding an 8lb Double Gloucester cheese…

This delightful sign in Dorset (yes we know Devonshire and Cornish are just as good!)...

A delightful hand-drawn sign for cream tea in Dorset

These elegant country-pile cows at Stanmer House near Brighton…

Elegant cows grazing outside Stanmer House near Brighton

This ridiculously quaint snapshot of Arkesden Village in Essex…

A ridiculously quaint snapshot of a thatched cottage and cyclist in Arkesden Village in Essex…

This cheery pub sign in Fulking, West Sussex…

A cheery pub sign for The Shepherd and Dog in Fulking, West Sussex

This stomach-rumbling plate of Derby pyclets…

A stomach-rumbling plate of Derby pyclets…

This enchanting rose garden at Blenheim Palace…

An enchanting rose garden at Blenheim Palace …

This Game of Thrones-esque scene at Arundel Castle…

A Game of Thrones-esque scene at Arundel Castle

This gorgeous couple quaffing Earl Grey in Manchester…

A gorgeous couple quaffing Earl Grey in Manchester

 

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