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The Bell House Hotel Heacham

The Bell House Hotel
Chippenham, Wiltshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The original house is over 500 years old and stands in delightful English gardens. We have 14 en-suite bedrooms with the old charm and quirkiness of an historic building in a lovely village location. There are Four Poster Rooms with balconies over-looking gardens to the rear of the hotel. All … more >>

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British History Quiz

This soldier and war hero founded the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides



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This Day in British History

23 March, 1743

First English performance of Handel's Messiah

During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'

Monarch Mayhem

A king that was simultaneously the VIth and the Ist monarch of his name



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Padstow (Self catering)
Cottage: HCMERRW, Padstow

Merryweather

STYLISH BARN CONVERSION 3 MILES FROM PADSTOW This renovated detached barn conversion has been finished to the highest of standards blending stylish contemporary luxury with delightful period character. Situated on …
Sleeps 4

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Mevagissey (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTAMAR, Mevagissey

Tamar Cottage

A SPACIOUS DETACHED COTTAGE WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF MEVAGISSEY This spacious detached house nestles just a few minutes walk from the 14th century fishing village of Mevagissey. Its picturesque harbour …
Sleeps 6

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