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Brecon is a lovely market town in mid Wales.  It was historically the county town of Brecknockshire, which has now been absorbed into Powys.  Brecon lies north of the Brecon Beacons and within the Brecon Beacons National Park.  Brecon is a lively town, with a number of shops including outdoors shops and an indoor market.