Abbeys and Monasteries in Gloucestershire

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






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British History Quiz

This musical conductor is best known for composing 'Rule Britannia'



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This Day in British History

18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

Monarch Mayhem

This king married Elizabeth of York, uniting the houses of York and Lancaster, and ending the Wars of the Roses



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Bourton-on-the-Water (Self catering)
Rosemary Cottage, Bourton-on-the-Water

Rosemary Cottage

This is a charming end-terrace Cotswold stone cottage, set over three floors and perfectly located just minutes? walk from the heart of Bourton-on-the Water. This property can sleep six people …
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Upper Lydbrook (Self catering)
The Granary, Upper Lydbrook

The Granary

This charming single storey stone cottage is situated in Upper Lydbrook in the Forest of Dean and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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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)
New Inn Hotel

New Inn Hotel

The New Inn Hotel is situated in the heart of Gloucester and dates back to the 14th-century it is considered to be the finest medieval galleried inn in Britain and has been beautifully restored and refurbished. There are 33 ensuite rooms featuring exposed beams & original features TV and … more >>

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