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Dragon Hotel

Dragon Hotel
Montgomery, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Dragon Hotel is an historic 17th century family run former Coaching Inn, set in the quiet village-sized town of Montgomery, in the stunning countryside of the beautiful rolling landscape that is The Welsh Marches … more >>

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British History Quiz

Who is the patron saint of Scotland?



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This Day in British History

19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

Monarch Mayhem

This queen was married at 11 to the Holy Roman Emperor, Henry V



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Pontrhydfendigaid (Self catering)
Y Bwthyn, Pontrhydfendigaid

Y Bwthyn

This detached cottage is located in a rural location near to Pontrhydfendigaid and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Saundersfoot (Self catering)
Rose Cottage, Saundersfoot

Rose Cottage

A beautiful, semi-detached cottage in Saundersfoot, with three bedrooms accommodating up to six people.
Sleeps 6

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