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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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This notorious favourite of Edward II was created the Earl of Cornwall and Keeper of the Realm



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

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This queen was the daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon



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This ground floor apartment in Tenby can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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The Gallery

With two bedrooms, this light and airy flat is able to sleep four people and provides a spacious open-plan living area, a feature spiral staircase and a balcony.
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