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The Priory Hotel

The Priory Hotel
Newport, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Priory is nestled within the historic town of Caerleon on the River Usk. Founded by Hywel ap Iorwerth a Welsh prince and dating back to 1180 the Priory started life as … more >>

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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

14 November, 1501

Catherine of Aragon marries Arthur, son of Henry VII

Arthur died less than 5 months later, and Catherine eventually married his brother, the future Henry VIII

Monarch Mayhem

This king was only nine months old when he became king



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Newcastle Emlyn (Self catering)
Plyg-y-Rhiw, Newcastle Emlyn

Plyg-y-Rhiw

This welcoming, detached cottage sits in a woodland location next to the road, four miles from Newcastle Emlyn in Carmarthenshire, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Sleeping up to six people in three bedrooms, this semi-detached cottage is on the edge of Saundersfoot, 15 mins walk from the shops, harbour and beach.
Sleeps 6

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