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Nanteos Mansion Country House Hotel

Nanteos Mansion Country House Hotel
Aberystwyth, Dyfed

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The perfect fairytale location for weddings the seclusion of this mansion nestled in the mountains belies the fact it is 2 miles from the centre of the University town of Aberystwyth mid Wales. Surrounded by … more >>

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British History Quiz

This battle outside York saw the triumph of Harold Hardrada of Norway over Edwin and Morcar, Earls of Mercia and Northumbria respectively



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This Day in British History

18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

Monarch Mayhem

This queen's second husband, Lord Darnley, was murdered, possibly with her knowledge



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