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Bodelwyddan Castle Hotel

Bodelwyddan Castle Hotel
Kinmel, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in 200 acres of parkland, with breathtaking views of the Clwydian Hills and the mountains of Snowdonia less than an hour away, the Grade II listed Bodelwyddan Castle offers an experience thats truly unforgettable. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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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

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



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Popular Historic Attractions

Caerphilly Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Penmon Priory
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Llandaff Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5


Lampeter (Self catering)
The Old School, Lampeter

The Old School

This unusual cottage in Llanfair Clydogau near Lampeter sleeps up to six people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Saundersfoot (Self catering)
Compass Cottage, Saundersfoot

Compass Cottage

A cosy ground floor cottage tucked away on the edge of the popular beachside village resort of Saundersfoot and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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