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Name the 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

Shortly after this monarch was buried at Winchester Cathedral, the cathedral tower collapsed - a sign?


Shanklin (Self catering)
Manana, Shanklin


This homely, detached cottage, overlooking the Luccombe Downs in Luccombe on the Isle of Wight can sleep up to four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Bembridge (Self catering)
Bembridge Marina House, Bembridge

Bembridge Marina House

This comfortable home from home has wonderful views over the harbour and Brading Marsh RSPB reserve. It has lots of space as there are two sitting rooms each with their …
Sleeps 8

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Shanklin (Hotel)
Queensmead Hotel

Queensmead Hotel

This Queensmead situated in the heart of Shanklin offers its guests that personal touch. It prides itself in its tasteful decor and dedicated staff to make your holiday run smoothly and just how you like it. The hotel can cater for people of all ages and … more >>

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Newport (Hotel)
The Wheatsheaf

The Wheatsheaf

Originally a coaching inn dating back to the 17th century The Wheatsheaf Hotel is situated in the centre of Newport on the beautiful Isle Of Wight & is currently receiving a much needed touch of TLC. It boasts beautiful original features traditional top-notch dining experiences for breakfast lunch & … more >>

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