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British History Quiz

The fourth wife of Henry VIII, who agreed to marry her partly on the basis of a flattering portrait painted by Holbein


This Day in British History

17 March, 1628

Charles I's 3rd Parliament opens

Among the MPs is Oliver Cromwell, an unknown squire from Huntingdon

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Her reign saw the growth of the British Empire to its largest extent


Chard (Self catering)
Cottage: HCSUMME, Chard

Summer House

120 ACRES BEEF AND SHEEP¬†The Summer House is a barn conversion in a peaceful secluded yet not isolated setting and is perfect for two!¬† It is central for all …
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Ellicombe (Self catering)
The Old Coach House, Ellicombe

The Old Coach House

A detached and secluded cottage. Very attractive sitting/dining room with vaulted ceiling and door to terrace. Small well equipped kitchen. Two steps down to double bedroom. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
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Castle Cary (Hotel)
The George Hotel

The George Hotel

It has managed to preserve many historic features of the town, such as the round house, horsepond and many other local buildings, dating back to the 16th century. The hotel is owned and managed by Daniel Patrick along with family and staff. Our aim is to provide our guests with … more >>

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Glastonbury (Hotel)
The George and Pilgrim

The George and Pilgrim

Built in the 1400s The George and Pilgrim is the oldest purpose-built pub in the South West of England. Situated in the heart of Glastonbury it is steeped in history and old folk law. The building has a paneled stone frontage mullion windows and old oak beams. All 14 … more >>

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