Monthly Archives: November 2011

Event: A Taste of Tolkien, who was inspired by the Brecon Beacons

A Taste of Tolkien An exploration of J.R.R Tolkien’s works, his Welsh inspirations and his influence on others Buckland Hall, a stunning Victorian mansion in the heart of the Welsh borders, opens its doors on Sunday 11th December, 2011 to … Continue reading

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Christmas Event at the Welsh Venison Centre

Great place to do your Christmas shopping this weekend is at the Welsh Venison Centre, who are doing a Christmas Fair, to celebrate the start of the festive season.  For more information click here.  

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Winter & Christmas Events at Erwood Station Craft Centre

WINTER EVENTS AT ERWOOD STATION CRAFT CENTRE AND GALLERY           Saturday  26th November from 2pm-4pm – Gordon Wood – book signing – his new book ‘Constructing the Worcester and Hereford Railway Line’. Saturday 3rd December 2pm … Continue reading

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Fishing in the Brecon Beacons: Peace and Quiet in the Heart of Nature

A Mid Wales fly fisherman’s diary, fishing in the Brecon Beacons and beyond…. Fly Fishing Wales with Kim Tribe 2011 The links below are from photos hosted on Yahoo’s photo hosting site Flickr; with some of the highlights of the fly-fishing … Continue reading

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Show your support to Brecon Beacons film…

  We have just received the following note from Owen Sheers.  Please support this amazing film and see it this weekend.  It’s showing from 25th November in Abergavenny, Monmouth, Cardiff, Port Talbot, Newport, Nantgarw, London, Sheffield and Cambridge.  It will … Continue reading

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Peter Pan Flies Into the Brecon Beacons…

Look up in to the night sky…can you see a flying boy over Brecon? Once upon a time, in a place called Neverland, there lived a boy that never grew up, Peter Pan. The adventure begins when the pantomime ‘Peter … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: Gospel Pass in the Black Mountains

This weeks Walk Wednesday is a brief insight to the much-loved walk, around gospel pass. Gospel Pass is an ancient road that follows a high pass, over the steep valley of the Vale of Ewyas. The Vale of Ewyas is … Continue reading

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November Offers in the Brecon Beacons

Special Offers from the Brecon Beacons this November. Pen-y-Fan Nook, is a delightful two bedroom cottage, with stunning views of the highest mountain in southern Britain on it’s door step, and very conveniently located only one mile outside the market town of Brecon. … Continue reading

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New Film Shot in the Brecon Beacons…

RESISTANCE – A Film Straight Out of Mid Wales… 11th November 2011.  Remembrance Day.  A look at a film based on what could have happened, if Great Britain would have lost the war, written by Brecon Beacons very own author Owen Sheers. … Continue reading

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Art exhibition in Brecon- Seven Visitors by Hilary Bryanston

Our readers have been invited to the private view of Hilary Bryanstone’s exhibition tomorrow, Tuesday November 15th at 6.30pm. From Wednesday 15th November until December at The Hours Cafe and Bookshop in Brecon will be exhibiting ‘Seven Visitors - An Exhibition of Oil Pastels and Terracottas’ by the Swansea … Continue reading

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