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The Old Rectory Hotel and Golf Club

The Old Rectory Hotel and Golf Club
Crickhowell, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Old Rectory is a stylish hotel situated in Llangattock in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is the perfect location for a relaxing break or for an activity holiday with walking … more >>

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on or about 8 January 871 between King Alfred and a Danish army



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This Day in British History

22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

Monarch Mayhem

Who ordered the tide to retreat?



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Kilgetty (Self catering)
Willow Cottage, Kilgetty

Willow Cottage

Ground floor: Living room with French door/dining room/kitchen with beams. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double 1 bunk with additional single both with sloping ceilings. Shower room with toilet.
Sleeps 5

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Milford Haven (Self catering)
Curlew, Milford Haven

Curlew

This fabulous waterside property sleeps six people in three bedrooms, overlooking the tidal estuary in Black Bridge near Milford Haven.
Sleeps 6

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