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Faenol Fawr Country Hotel

Faenol Fawr Country Hotel
Bodelwyddan, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Breathtaking architecture built in the 1590s with warm lounges and set against a backdrop of secluded stunning gardens. This period manor house will entice and captivate lovers of Tudor architecture and will behold you with … more >>

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Two of William the Conqueror's sons became kings of England. Who was the third son?



23 July, 1637

Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time

This monarch was married (legally) to Caroline of Brunswick and (secretly) to Maria Fitzherbert





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This semi-detached cottage is located in the village of Abergorlech near Llandeilo in Carmarthenshire and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
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