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The Castle Of Brecon Hotel

The Castle Of Brecon Hotel
Brecon, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

With 37 bedrooms the hotel is located at the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park and with stunning mountain views The Castle of Brecon Hotel is the ideal base for exploring a region rich … more >>

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This outspoken politician was the first female to sit in the House of Commons



20 April, 1653

Cromwell dissolves the 'Rump' Parliament

The Long Parliament, which begain in 1640, is finally brought to an end

This queen escaped from Oxford Castle by walking through enemy lines in the middle of the night





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Popular Historic Attractions

Caernarfon Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Conwy Castle
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St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Tintern Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5


Dinas Cross (Self catering)
Swallows, Dinas Cross

Swallows

This ground floor apartment is located in the village of Dinas Cross and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Capel Bangor (Self catering)
Pengeulan, Capel Bangor

Pengeulan

This detached cottage is close to the village of Capel Bangor near to Aberystwyth and can sleep six people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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