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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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This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



24 May, 1450

Jack Cade's rebellion begins

Cade, an Irish soldier, led men from Kent, Surrey, Sussex,, and Middlesex against Henry VI

This king abdicated the throne on 11 December, 1936, before he had officially been crowned





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Y Beudy

This is cosy, beautiful barn conversion cottage is situated close to the village of Crymych in Pembrokeshire and can sleep seven people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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Bwthyn Mawr, Newport

Bwthyn Mawr

This semi detached cottage is located on a farm near to Newport in Pembrokeshire and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
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