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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


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British History Quiz

This wandering priest was leader of the Peasant's Revolt of 1381. He made famous the rhyming couplet, 'When Adam delved and Eve span, who was then the gentleman'



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This Day in British History

22 April, 1445

Henry VI marries Margaret of Anjou

Margaret's father was Rene, King of Sicily. Unusually for a royal wedding, the ceremony took place at Titchfield Abbey in Hampshire

Monarch Mayhem

One of this king's numerous mistresses was Nell Gwynn, a flower seller at Covent Garden



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Hayfield (Self catering)
Oak Dene, Hayfield

Oak Dene

This Victorian semi-detached cottage is situated in the centre of the delightful High Peak village of Hayfield, sleeping six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Holloway (Self catering)
Ingle-Nook Retreat, Holloway

Ingle-Nook Retreat

A stone-built, semi-detached cottage 1.8 miles from Holloway, in the Peak District, and sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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