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Featured Historic Hotel
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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British History Quiz

This assembly of Parliament in 1653 consisted of 140 'godly men' selected by Cromwell and the Council of Officers



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This Day in British History

17 August, 1836

Marriage Act

First Registrar-General of Births, Marriages and Deaths appointed. Marriages now allowed in non-conformist chapels

Monarch Mayhem

This Danish king was followed by Edward the Confessor



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Popular Historic Attractions

Chepstow Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Carew Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Tintern Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5


Clunderwen (Self catering)
Saddler’s Cottage, Clunderwen

Saddler’s Cottage

This detached cottage is on the owners' farm with animals and poultry, in Clunderwen near Narberth, and sleeps up to four people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Saundersfoot (Self catering)
The Old Brewery, Saundersfoot

The Old Brewery

This delightful, second storey self catering apartment in Saundersfoot, South Wales can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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