Abbeys and Monasteries in Gloucestershire

Despite a multitude of other attractions, Gloucestershire is a bit thin on medieval monastic remains.

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This conflict between King John and his most powerful nobles resulted in the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215


This Day in British History

17 March, 1628

Charles I's 3rd Parliament opens

Among the MPs is Oliver Cromwell, an unknown squire from Huntingdon

Monarch Mayhem

Whose coronation took place on Christmas Day?


Awre (Self catering)
Hamstalls, Awre


One of two idyllic holiday cottages situated in a peaceful, rural location on the Severn estuary next to the Forest of Dean. These well equipped, ground floor cottages look …
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Rodborough (Self catering)
The Dwelling House, Rodborough

The Dwelling House

This end-terrace cottage is situated in Rodborough, near Stroud and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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Tewkesbury (Hotel)
The Tudor House Hotel

The Tudor House Hotel

Dating back to the 16th century Tudor House Hotel is on the edge of historic Tewkesbury overlooking the River Avon and is part of the RelaxInnz prestige collection. Rich in history the Tudor House features exposed oak beams open fireplaces and an original priests hole. There is also a secret … more >>

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Gloucester (Hotel)
The Little Thatch

The Little Thatch

The Little Thatch Hotel is 3 miles from Gloucester and junction 12 of the M5. The Little Thatch has a restaurant free parking and en suite rooms with TVs. Originally built in 1351 it notes King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn as former guests. The Little Thatch … more >>

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