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Conisbrough Castle

Castle Hill (Road), Conisbrough, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, DN12 3BU
Most likely built by Hamelin de Warenne, Earl of Surrey, during the 12th century, Conisbrough Castle has been at the heart of British politics during the turbulent times of both the 'Anarchy' and the War…

St Andrews Old Course

Golf Place / West Sands Rd, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, UK, KY16 9XL
Considered by many to be the birthplace of modern golf, St Andrews Old Course is one of the oldest and most revered courses in the world.  Established in 1552 in the town after which the…

Eltham Palace

Court Yard, Eltham, Greenwich, London, England, United Kingdom, SE9 5QE
With medieval origins and an art deco interior and surrounded by 1930's gardens, Eltham palace is an intriguing destination that has been featured in many films and television programmes. The palace house is located within…

Museum of Liverpool

Pier Head, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom, L3 1DG
The Museum of Liverpool, located within its namesake city, was built in 2011 to replace the aged Museum of Liverpool Life.  The museum aims to display the contributions of the city's inhabitants to English culture…

Drayton Manor Theme Park

Drayton Manor Dr, Tamworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, B78 3TW
Drayton Manor is a modern theme park and zoo built in grounds of the Drayton Manor Estate. The actual theme park sprawls across 113 acres although the entire grounds are actually more than twice that…

Dirleton Castle

Dirleton Rd, North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, EH39 5ER
There are few fortresses in Britain that have seen as much political conflict and warfare as Dirleton Castle.  Originally constructed by the Norman Knight Sir John De Vaux around 1240 AD it was repeatedly damaged…

Old Admiralty Buildings

Horse Guards Rd, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom, SW1A 2PA
The Admiralty buildings lie between Whitehall, Horse Guards Parade and The Mall in the heart of London. The structure is split between five interconnecting buildings, the oldest was once known as 'The Admiralty.' Today it…

Runnymede Air Forces Memorial

Cooper's Hill Lane, Englefield Green, Egham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, TW20 0LB
The fighter pilots of the Battle of Britain kept the Nazi's at bay during the summer of 1940 and throughout the Second World War the men of Bomber Command took the fight to the enemy…

Elizabeth Castle

Castle Ferry Kiosk, Les Jardins de la Mer, West Park, St Helier, United Kingdom, JE3 3NU
Elizabeth Castle dates back to the 16th Century when the power of cannon fire meant that the existing stronghold at Mont Orgueil was insufficient to defend the island and the Port of St Helier was…

The Croome Panorama Tower

Madge Hill Rd, Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, WR8 9DS
Located at the very edge of the original boundary of Croome Park is The Panorama Tower which was built for George Coventry, 6th Earl of Coventry.  This domed and circular temple-style folly was designed by…
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