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The Kings Arms

The Kings Arms
Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in the heart of Old Amersham. The hotel dates back to the 15th century, but was recently fully refurbished, extended and re-opened. The hotel offers both executive and deluxe accomodation for the business and leisure traveller. The rooms all have every comfort you would expect, including broadband and LCD … more >>

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The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



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This Day in British History

23 February, 1421

Catherine of France crowned Queen of England

Catherine's husband, Henry V, would die a year later

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This monarch was married (legally) to Caroline of Brunswick and (secretly) to Maria Fitzherbert



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St Austell (Self catering)
Nare Court, St Austell

Nare Court

Nare Court is one of 12 cliff top apartments in an Art Deco style block affording spectacular views of the harbour, Mevagissey Bay and beyond. The apartment, which is suitable …
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Liskeard (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTRERO, Liskeard

FCH7427

CHARMING ROUND HOUSE WITHIN THIS QUIET FARM SETTING

Located a short stroll from the village of Menheniot, in the middle of this well-maintained farm, this individual property has been immaculately finished …
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