P523 ORACLE 523 Mon12 Oct C4 1750:10   BERNARD ASHLEY BUYS  CASTLE OF HIS DREAMS Sir Bernard Ashley, chairman of the Laura Ashley Group, has realised one of his dreams of owning a castle. He is paxing over £150,000 for Llangoed Castle, near Brecon, out of his own money and plans to turn it into a top country house hotel. About £1m will be spent on refurbishing the proposed hotel which will open in early spring 1989. The castle currently has a dozen bed- rooms and lavish reception facilities, said a spokesman for Sir Bernard. City headlines 500 Newsfile 520 BARCLAYCARD THEATRE GUIDE — 231 Next Story Units Your Money Time Off