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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel
Bridgend, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Welcome to The Great House Hotel a grade II listed building believed to have been a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester for use as a hunting lodge. More modern day … more >>

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British History Quiz

This northern British kingdom was formed the merger of Bernicia and Deira in the 6th century



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This Day in British History

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.

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch dissolved all the monasteries in his realm as part of a split from the Catholic church in Rome



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Newcastle Emlyn (Self catering)
Bank House, Newcastle Emlyn

Bank House

This quaint village cottage is set in the small hamlet of Capel Iwan, near Newcastle Emlyn, and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Cardigan (Self catering)
Tan-y-bryn, Cardigan

Tan-y-bryn

Tan-y-Bryn has been awarded 3 Stars by the Welsh Tourist Board and sleeps up to four guests in two bedrooms (a twin and double room). Offering an affordable and homely …
Sleeps 4

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