Meet the real people behind British myths and stories
From Robin Hood and Peter Pan, to Blackbeard and Alice in Wonderland
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LIFESTYLE British legend
Behind every legend, there's a true story. Whether it's Robin Hood, Peter Pan, Blackbeard or Alice in Wonderland, so many fictional characters come from British folklore.
Take a look through the gallery to find out the true stories behind these iconic legends, and see who inspired these larger-than-life characters.
CELEBRITY Child stars