Historic Towns and Villages in West Sussex

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

George, Duke of Clarence, brother of Edward IV, was executed by drowning in ...


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 queen was the daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon


Burgess Hill (Self catering)
Blossom's Cottage, Burgess Hill

Blossom's Cottage

Blossom's Cottage originally an agricultural building housing machinery, goats and pigs has been converted to a lovely modern fully equipped self catering holiday let. The spacious light accommodation retains the …
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Worthing (Self catering)
175 Brighton Road, Worthing

175 Brighton Road

This terraced cottage is in the town of Worthing near to Shoreham-by-Sea and can sleep nine people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

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Amberley (Hotel)
Amberley Castle - Relais & Chateaux

Amberley Castle - Relais & Chateaux

Hidden away for 900 years near the picturesque village of Amberley in the chalk South Downs, Amberley Castle is a magnificent historical treasure that offers a truly unique experience. Through the Portcullis and 60 ft curtain walls you will find beautiful landscaped gardens, fine examples of medieval architecture and an … more >>

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Haslemere (Hotel)
Lythe Hill Hotel & Spa

Lythe Hill Hotel & Spa

Lythe Hill Hotel & Spa is a privately owned four star hotel nestled in the Surrey countryside only a short drive from the historic market town of Haslemere. An unusual cluster of historic buildings set in 22 acres of parkland with a Tudor house and carefully restored farm buildings it … more >>

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