Historic Towns and Villages in West Sussex

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

Joan, The Fair Maid of Kent, was the wife of what prince?


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

The Merciless Parliament of 1388 attempted to curb the excesses of this monarch


Fulking (Self catering)
The Granary, Fulking

The Granary

This first floor apartment is in the village of Fulking and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
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Earnley (Self catering)
Peacehaven, Earnley


This detached lodge is located one mile from the village of Earnley and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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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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