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Bring Back the Heptarchy!

Scotland could become independent. So, asks Tom Shakespeare, should England consider returning to an earlier order - a heptarchy of seven independent jurisdictions?

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A Point of View: Taking England back to the Dark Ages

A Point of View: Taking England back to the Dark Ages

What would happen if England started to break up into its seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms? Tom Shakespeare lets his imagination run riot.

 

Read Tom Shakespeare's article on the BBC News website

 

 

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