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Why visit the UK?

One holiday simply won't be enough to see all that the Nation has to offer. For many visitors The Monarchy is the first attraction. Prehistoric Sites, one of The Wonders of the World, Stonehenge, the most famous of all. Historic Buildings, we are awash with magnificent buildings from all periods. Spectacular Scenery......Who can resist a trip to the UK? And if you live here these are the reasons to Staycation!

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Pre Historic Sites in Jurassic Wiltshire

One of The Wonders of the World, Stonehenge is located in Wiltshire, with a wealth of Long Barrows, Ancient Burial Sites, the 3 Circles of Stones at Avebury, The Ridgeway, probably the oldest ancient track in England, White horses and hill figures carved into the chalk downlands, some tracing back to the Celts who first came to Britain in 500BC. The Wiltshire limestone dates back 150 million years to the Jurassic era when much of central England was below sea level.

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Rood Ashton House and the Home Farm, 1940s - 1953  Peter Hornsey

My Mothers sister was Mrs Fred Corp, who with her husband, were the tenant farmers from the early 1930s, of the Home Farm estate at Rood Ashton. They purchased the farm which included Rood Ashton House from a Mrs Shaw around about 1950. The estate of the House, Farm and its parkland was approx. 300 acres......

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