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The Priory Hotel

The Priory Hotel
Newport, Gwent

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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 king of Wessex followed his father, Alfred the Great, to the throne



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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 monarch led his army to triumph at the Battle of the Boyne in 1690



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