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Knighton Hotel

Knighton Hotel
Knighton, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in the heart of the town on the Welsh border in beautiful Powys. Approximately one hours drive to Shrewsbury Worcester and Hereford. With free WIFI restaurant and bar. This 16th Century weather boarded Coaching … more >>

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Sir Winston Churchill was born at what stately home?



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses





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Cwmhir Abbey
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Aberaeron (Self catering)
Tyglyn Vale Meadow, Aberaeron

Tyglyn Vale Meadow

This semi-detached cottage is close to the town of Aberaeron near to Lampeter and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Llanarth (Self catering)
Penlon, Llanarth

Penlon

This detached farmhouse situated one mile from the village of Llanarth and New Quay sleeps seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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