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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 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

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This headmaster of Rugby School popularized 'muscular Christianity', combining sports and learning with a heavy religious focus



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This Day in British History

22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was born Henry Bolingbroke, son of John of Gaunt



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National Trust

National Trust membership

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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Tideswell (Self catering)
Exchange Cottage, Tideswell

Exchange Cottage

Situated in the very heart of the village of Tideswell, this lovingly restored, traditional terraced cottage dates back to the 1700s and was once part of a shop – ‘Chapmans …
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Buxton (Self catering)
Boosley Grange Cottage, Buxton

Boosley Grange Cottage

Beamed sitting room with dining area. Galley Kitchen. Double bedroom. Twin bedded room. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
Sleeps 4

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