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Monmouth, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Punchhouse an 11 bedroomed en-suite hotel situated in the town centre of Monmouth Opposite the town hall. The Punchhouse is a 16th Century hotel which has retained all of its character and … more >>

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The first uniform postal service, introduced by Rowland Hill, began in 1840, and was called the ...

23 March, 1743

First English performance of Handel's Messiah

During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'

This king led his troops at the Battle of Dettingen in 1743, the last English king to lead his men in battle


Snowdonia (North Wales)

Pembrokeshire(West Wales)


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St David's Cathedral
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Rhandirmwyn (Self catering)
Geryllan, Rhandirmwyn


This ground floor, peaceful and secluded holiday home is situated in the small village of Rhandirmwyn in Carmarthenshire, eight miles from Llandovery, with three double bedrooms able to accommodate six …
Sleeps 6

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Llandysul (Self catering)
The Stable, Llandysul

The Stable

Set in the owners' grounds in the countryside near Talgarreg, this terraced cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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