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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 Saxon leader resisted the Norman invasion from a base in the fens near present-day Ely



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This Day in British History

23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

Monarch Mayhem

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



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Llandysul (Self catering)
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4 STAR RATING BY VISIT WALES NOW WITH FREE WIRELESS BROADBAND This lovely 18th century stone holiday cottage is converted from the farm?s original stables and is set in …
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Laugharne (Self catering)
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This welcoming semi-detached barn conversion near Laugharne sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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