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Dalston Hall Hotel

Dalston Hall Hotel

A unique hotel nestling in the heart of the beautiful Cumbria, just 15 minutes yet a million miles away from the vibrant City of Carlisle, this magnificent Grade II listed … more >>


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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

03 August, 1291

Edward I receives 12 claims to the Scottish throne

Edward declares John Balliol the king, and Balliol pays homage to Edward for the Scottish crown

Monarch Mayhem

This king was married to Berengaria of Navarre after a 20 year engagement to Alice of France



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National Trust

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National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties

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Torver (Self catering)
Copper Beech Cottage, Torver

Copper Beech Cottage

This barn conversion cottage is located close to Torver in the Lake District and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Keswick (Self catering)
Rose Patch Cottage, Keswick

Rose Patch Cottage

This three storey, semi-detached cottage is in the centre of the town of Keswick in the north of The Lake District and can sleep eleven people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 11

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