Monthly Archives: October 2011

Are the Brecon Beacons Haunted…..?

The Brecon Beacons censored files have been opened…… It’s hard to say whether the Brecon Beacons is haunted or not, we do believe some places are, especially when the oldest pub in the area has had plenty of ghostly sightings … Continue reading

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Halloween in the Brecon Beacons, haunted pubs, night in a museum & parties…

FOR OUR 2012 HALLOWEEN GUIDE CLICK HERE. HAVE YOU VISITED THE BRECON BEACONS FOR A HOLIDAY? The Brecon Beacons is a great place to celebrate Halloween. Not only do we have the most haunted pub in Wales, we also have some of … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: CRAIG Y CILAU

CRAIG Y CILAU Here’s a Walk Wednesday from famous Brecon Beacons based author, mountain leader and teacher Kevin Walker.  This week’s walk offers a variety of unique scenery and history that includes: Tramways, abandoned quarries, stunning views of the Usk Valley and some interesting … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Splash Week – 22-29 October

There’s so much going on this weekend, we could resist putting up this event too. We promise things will calm down next week! Brecon Beacons Splash Week: An opportunity for families and young people to dip their toes into watery activities … Continue reading

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Brecon Arts Festival – 22-30th October

BRECON ARTS FESTIVAL 22ND-30TH OCT 2011 Wondering what to do over the half term break?  Look no further than Brecon as there will be a huge variety of workshops, exhibitions and fun throughout the week, all within the town centre … Continue reading

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Brecon Baroque Festival, October 2011

This just in from Tim Cronin, the director for the Brecon Baroque Festival. The Festival starts tomorrow, Thursday, with the Welsh Baroque Orchestra, directed by Andrew Wilson-Dickson and featuring local dancer and choreographer Katy Sinnadurai, along with her daughter Josie, … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Walk Wednesday: Waterfalls and Wild Woods

WATERFALLS AND WILD WOODS Another fabulous walk in the Brecon Beacons from our Walking Wednesday hero Kevin Walker from Mountain Activities.  This week he takes us on a wonderfully watery wander through the valleys of the Nedd-fechan and Pyrddin, with an optional … Continue reading

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Brecon Brewing Company launching new beers at Felin Fach Griffin

BRECON BREWING CO. LAUNCH NEW BEERS AT FELIN FACH GRIFFIN  The Felin Fach Griffin near Brecon is proud to host the launch of local brewer, Brecon Brewing, with a tasting dinner on 11th November.  Brecon Brewing was established in September … Continue reading

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A Festival of Colour – Penpont, Brecon Beacons

As part of Powys Arts month The Great English Outdoors and Penpont are putting on A Festival of Colour, their first Textile and Garden event. The Festival will combine the glories of garden autumnal beauty and textile colour. The event … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: Whisky & Water

WHISKY & WATER Here’s another excellent walk from Brecon Beacons navigation teacher Kevin Walker. It involves some waterfalls and whisky, but don’t get your hopes up, you won’t get to see any whisky waterfalls! This weeks Walk Wednesday offers visitors … Continue reading

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