Bayeux


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Ba·yeux

 (bī-yo͞o′, bā-, bä-yœ′)
A town of northwest France northwest of Caen near the English Channel. The famed Bayeux tapestry, housed in a museum here, depicts incidents in the Norman Conquest (1066).

Bayeux

(French bajø)
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(Placename) a town in NW France, on the River Aure: its museum houses the Bayeux tapestry and there is a 13th-century cathedral: dairy foods, plastic. Pop: 13 478 (2008)
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And the Debbyhouses, who now are carters, were once the De Bayeux family.
Prime Minister Theresa May, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall attended services of remembrance with veterans at Bayeux Cathedral and the nearby Commonwealth War Graves cemetery.
Prime Minister Theresa May, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall attended special services of remembrance with veterans at Bayeux Cathedral and the nearby Commonwealth War Graves cemetery.
Prime Minister Theresa May, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall gathered with D-Day veterans for special services of remembrance at Bayeux Cathedral and the nearby Commonwealth War Graves cemetery in northern France.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon attended a service of remembrance at Bayeux Cathedral and a commemorative service at the Commonwealth War Grave Commission's Bayeux war cemetery.
Charles and Camilla met veterans in Bayeux. He said: "They always remember comrades, friends and the people they had to leave behind.
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[twitter-tweet]Iconic photo of a disabled Palestinian protestor taking part in the Great March of Return in Gaza wins a prestigious photojournalism prize at the Bayeux Calvados-Normandy Award for war correspondents on Saturday.
THERESA MAY has welcomed plans for the Bayeux Tapestry to come to the UK as "very significant".
SCHOLAR of early medieval embroidery Dr Alexandra Makin said moving the 70 metre-long Bayeux Tapestry will be a real challenge for curators.