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Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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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'


This Day in British History

18 March, 978

Murder of King Edward

The young King Edward, who had only been on the throne for 3 years, was murdered at Corfe Castle, Dorset, probably with the connivance of his step-mother. Edward, later canonized, was succeeded by his half-brother Ethelred, known to history by the unfortunate soubriquet, Ethelred the Unready

Monarch Mayhem

This king died at Burgh by Sands, Cumbria


Belvoir (Self catering)
Vale House, Belvoir

Vale House

A beautiful detached cottage located on the Belvoir Estate in the Vale of Belvoir, Leicestershire and can sleep twelve people in six bedrooms.
Sleeps 18

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Belvoir (Self catering)
Croxton Lodge and Curlews Nest, Belvoir

Croxton Lodge and Curlews Nest

These two wonderful properties, marketed as one, are set in the grounds of Croxton Park Estate, near Belvoir and sleeps sixteen people in eight bedrooms.
Sleeps 16

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Grantham (Hotel)
Stoke Rochford Hall

Stoke Rochford Hall

Situated in Middle England' and surrounded by 28 acres of open parkland Stoke Rochford Hall is ideally situated for a quiet retreat. Its superb location within easy reach of some of the most historic buildings and market towns of Lincolnshire. Stoke Rochford Hall is situated in peaceful rolling countryside. The … more >>

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Leicester (Hotel)
The Narborough Arms

The Narborough Arms

The Narborough Arms dates back to the 14th century featuring beamed ceilings. The Narborough Arms is a relaxed quiet and friendly place. It offers great value rooms with a fully licensed bar and restaurant. This hotel is ideally located near the Meridian Business Park Narborough Wood Park High Cross Shopping … more >>

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