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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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British History Quiz

This king of Mercia built an immense earthwork stretching the length of the current Welsh border



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This Day in British History

19 September, 1356

Battle of Poitiers

English under Edward, the Black Prince, defeat French army and capture John II of France

Monarch Mayhem

This king confronted Wat Tyler during the Peasant's Revolt of 1381



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St Dogmaels (Self catering)
Rose Cottage, St Dogmaels

Rose Cottage

A delightful end-terrace holiday cottage in St Dogmaels, near Cardigan, sleeping eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Furnace (Self catering)
Dolen Farmhouse, Furnace

Dolen Farmhouse

This detached farmhouse is located near to Furnace in Mid Wales and can sleep nine people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

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