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Lyons Nant Hall Hotel

Lyons Nant Hall Hotel
Prestatyn, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in Prestatyn in the region of Clwyd 18 miles from Liverpool, Lyons Nant Hall Hotel is an 18th century historic building and features a playground and terrace. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free … more >>

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British History Quiz

This soldier and war hero founded the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides



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This Day in British History

20 January, 1265

Simon de Montfort's parliament meets in London

The parliament gathers 2 knights from each shire and 2 burgesses from certain selected boroughs

Monarch Mayhem

A devout Catholic, this monarch married Philip of Spain



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Tenby (Self catering)
Barafundle House, Tenby

Barafundle House

This cottage in Tenby sleeps up to eight people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Lampeter (Self catering)
Hen Dy Pair, Lampeter

Hen Dy Pair

This detached cottage is located near the town of Lampeter and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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