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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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The best way to get around London! A pay-as-you-go smartcard for use on all London Transport, from the Underground to buses. Pre-order for your trip from the British Tourist Authority.

National Trust

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National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

The 'Auld Alliance' was between which two countries?



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This Day in British History

21 May, 1471

Henry VI killed at Tower of London

Henry's murder neatly coincided with the triumphant arrival in London of Edward of York (soon to become Edward IV)

Monarch Mayhem

He was married to Henrietta Maria of France



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Bolton Low Houses (Self catering)
Horseshoe Cottage, Bolton Low Houses

Horseshoe Cottage

This cosy mid-terrace cottage near Wigton, Cumbria sleeps three people in one bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Sedgwick (Self catering)
Hoopers End, Sedgwick

Hoopers End

A three-storey stone barn conversion in the hamlet of Sedgwick near Kendal, with four bedrooms accommodating eight people.
Sleeps 8

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