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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 >>


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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

26 September, 672

Synod of Hertford

The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.

Monarch Mayhem

He was famed for the saying, 'no bishop, no king'



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Bradwell (Self catering)
Smithy Cottage, Bradwell

Smithy Cottage

This is a delightful semi-detached cottage, situated in the centre of the pretty village of Bradwell, in the beautiful Peak District National Park and can sleep two people in …
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Monyash (Self catering)
Mere View, Monyash

Mere View

A pretty Grade II listed stone-built cottage overlooking the village green and pond, in the charming village of Monyash, near Bakewell in Derbyshire and can sleep two people in one …
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