Historic priory church in a lovely Cumbrian town
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17th Century Orton Hall
Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>
This prolonged conflict between England and France began in 1337
The French gradually pushed England out of their territory, leaving only a small English enclave at Calais
Major English victories included the Battles of Crecy and Agincourt
19 February, 1858
Conspiracy to Murder bill rejected by Commons
The bill proposed anti-terrorist measures, specifically making it a crime in Britain to plot a foreign murder. The failure of the bill caused Lord Palmerston to resign as PM
Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt
He was the son of Edward, the Black Prince
His grandfather was Edward III
This cottage is located on the edge of the Lake District village of Cartmel and can sleep two people.
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This delightful, end-terrace cottage in Cartmel can sleep seven people in three bedrooms.