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Old Kings Arms Hotel

Old Kings Arms Hotel
Pembroke, Dyfed

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Old Kings Arms Hotel is Pembroke's oldest hostelry and has deeds that date back to the 1520s. The hotel front was added during the Georgian period and the hotel has long been one of … more >>

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This headmaster of Rugby School popularized 'muscular Christianity', combining sports and learning with a heavy religious focus



25 June, 1360

Henry Yevele named master mason of Westminster

Yevele, one of the most important medieval architects, rebuilt the Clock Tower and Jewel Tower of the Palace of Westminster

This monarch was killed by a stray arrow





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Haverfordwest (Self catering)
Barn Cottage, Haverfordwest

Barn Cottage

This semi detached cottage is located next to the owners’ farmhouse near to Haverfordwest in South Wales and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Sandy Haven (Self catering)
Linney Cottage, Sandy Haven

Linney Cottage

Open plan sitting room with well equipped kitchen and dining area. Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Double bedroom. Single bedroom. Wet room/WC.
Sleeps 5

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