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Here, now

Hereford Cathedral

Edward Elgar was associated with a number of cathedrals, including Hereford‘s, and there is a statue of him with a notebook and bicycle gazing across the cathedral close:

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St Edmunds

Probably the only church in Wales dedicated to this East Anglian royal saint, St Edmunds, Crickhowell was founded around 1300 by Lady Sybil Pauncefote (née Sybil de Turberville) who also rebuilt Crickhowell castle in stone.

Largely restored in the Victorian period, it still retains some medieval features.

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