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Bear Crickhowell

Bear Crickhowell
Crickhowell, Powys

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Located in Crickhowell in the beautiful Brecon Beacons, The Bear is famous far and wide for its welcoming atmosphere, historic character and good food. With old world charm and modern amenities, The Bear is an … more >>

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The first uniform postal service, introduced by Rowland Hill, began in 1840, and was called the ...



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This Day in British History

23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

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This monarch was Elector of Hanover when he became king of England in 1714



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