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Dragon Hotel

Dragon Hotel
Montgomery, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Dragon Hotel is an historic 17th century family run former Coaching Inn, set in the quiet village-sized town of Montgomery, in the stunning countryside of the beautiful rolling landscape that is The Welsh Marches … more >>

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British History Quiz

This legendary warrior supposedly led the British at the Battle of Mount Badon (c. 518)



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

His nickname meant 'ill council'



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Pilgrims

This end-terrace cottage is in the village of Saundersfoot in South Wales and sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Bryndias Cottage

This cottage is set in peaceful countryside, two miles from Pembrey and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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