She carried this out with the utmost severity.
He re-established Anglo-Saxon control over northern England, which had fallen back under Scandinavian rule following the death of Athelstan. In came the Peasants Revoltled by Wat Tyler.
The decisions to exercise sovereign powers are delegated from the monarch, either by statute or by conventionto ministers or officers of the Crownor other public bodiesexclusive of the monarch personally.
George was considered a great wit, but was also a buffoon and his death was hailed with relief!
He had proven himself to be a strong leader in many battles, and as a wise ruler managed to secure five uneasy years of peace with the Danes, before they attacked Wessex again in In what is said to be one of the bloodiest battles ever fought on British soil, Athelstan defeated a combined army of Scots, Celts, Danes and Vikings, claiming the title of King of all Britain.
He is buried at Sherbourne Abbey in Dorset.