The New Forest felt like a haven for the Norman invaders in the 11th Century. The Isle of Wight is home to one of the happiest of Royal residences, Osborne House. Alongside is Carisbrooke castle, where a king was imprisoned prior to his execution. We tour the South and visit the grandeur of Petworth and Arundel as well as the glorious surroundings of the Isle ofWight and the New Forest.
History's Wars and Battles
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