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'The bloodiest battle on British soil'

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The Battle of Towton

It is the 550th anniversary of the bloodiest battle on British soil, the battle of Towton fought during the wars of the Roses, where an estimated 28,000 men died.

George Goodwin, author of Fatal Colours, and battlefield archaeologist Tim Sutherland reflect on the deadly fight.


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