Historic Churches - Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons

Mid Wales is blessed with an extyremely large number of fascinating historic churches, many of them originating before AD 1000 and quite a few closely linked to early Welsh saints.










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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel
Bridgend, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Welcome to The Great House Hotel a grade II listed building believed to have been a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester for use as a hunting lodge. More modern day … more >>

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British History Quiz

This queen of the Iceni launched a rebellion against the Romans invaders of Britain



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This Day in British History

17 November, 1292

Edward I names John Balliol king of Scotland

Edward had been asked to arbitrate between 12 claimants to the throne

Monarch Mayhem

This king met Francis I of France at the Field of the Cloth of Gold



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St Ishmaels (Self catering)
Hillside Cottage, St Ishmaels

Hillside Cottage

This superb semi-detached cottage is situated in the picturesque village of St Ishmaels in the fabulous Pembrokeshire National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Ty Henri, Tresaith

Ty Henri

This stylish property is just a 10-minute walk from the beach in the village of Tresaith, and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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