Sir Robert Peel. Second Baronet 1788-1850. Robert Peels early years. Sir Robert Peel, statesman and creator of the police force, was the second of six Sir Robert Peels. He was born on the 5 th of February 1788, third child and first son, to Robert and Ellen Peel.
Drayton Manor is now a famous tourist attraction.
People come from all over the country to visit the hugely popular theme park and zoo.
Nothing of the original Manor house remains, but features of the original gardens can be seen.
Drayton manor became one of the first theme parks in Britain when it opened its gates in 1949.