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What's New:

Updated: 13 March 2020

Added a new ghost story for
Castell Coch.

Added a new ghost story for
Upnor Castle.

Added a new story for
Prudhoe Castle.

Added a new profile for
Trim Castle.

Added a new story for
Orford Castle.

Added a new ghost story for
Windsor Castle.

Castle Events:

Belsay Hall and Castle

Easter Adventure Quest
04 - 19 April 2020
10am - 5pm

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Richmond Castle

Falconry
10 - 13 April 2020
11am - 5pm

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Conwy Castle

Medieval Knights Madness
11 April 2020
11am - 4pm

Coming Soon:

A profile for Helmsley Castle in England.

A ghost story for Tattershall Castle in England.

A profile for Chepstow Castle in Wales.

A profile for Arundel Castle in England.

Bunratty Castle - County Clare, Ireland

Bunratty Castle - County Clare, Ireland

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This Week in History:

16 March 1322

The Battle of Boroughbridge is fought between King Edward II and a group of rebellious barons led by Thomas, Earl of Lancaster.

20 March 1616

Sir Walter Raleigh is freed from the Tower of London after 13 years of imprisonment.

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Visit the Timeline to see a chronological list of historical events.