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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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British History Quiz

This political and religious manifesto of 1638 was signed by those opposed to Charles I's religious policy in Scotland



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This Day in British History

23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the first of his family to be buried at Fontevrault Abbey



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Compass Cottage, Saundersfoot

Compass Cottage

A cosy ground floor cottage tucked away on the edge of the popular beachside village resort of Saundersfoot and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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Kittiwake

This first floor apartment is in the village of Solva near to St Davids and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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