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What's New:

Updated: 18 January 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:

Beeston Castle

Hands on with History
15 - 23 February 2020
10:30am - 3:30pm

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Belsay Hall and Castle

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

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.

Castell Coch - Cardiff, Wales

Castell Coch - Cardiff, Wales

This Week in History:

19 January 1419

The Hundred Year's War: The city of Rouen surrenders to Henry V of England. This completes Henry's reconquest of Normandy.

25 January 1513

Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn. Anne is Henry's second wife of six he will marry.

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