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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'



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This Day in British History

15 December, 1711

Occassional Conformity Act

Dissenters are prohibited from holding military or civil office

Monarch Mayhem

This king was married to Berengaria of Navarre after a 20 year engagement to Alice of France



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National Trust

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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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Hollington (Self catering)
The Retreat, Hollington

The Retreat

This exceptional brick built detached barn retains many of its original features and offers superb accommodation for two people.
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Alfreton (Self catering)
The Briars, Alfreton

The Briars

Compact ground floor single storey holiday apartment village near Alfreton, 8 miles from Matlock. Easy driving distance to Peak National Park attractions, Preserved railway centres, Tramway museum, Chatsworth House, …
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