Monthly Archives: May 2012

Jubilee Celebrations in the Brecon Beacons…

Who’s ready for a party….? Where better to celebrate the Jubilee weekend than in the Brecon Beacons? There’s loads going on including three popular festivals in the East and West of the national park, a host of street parties in … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Shopping Highlight: Trifle Bazaar, Small Online Retailer Starts Up.

INTRODUCTION OF BUSINESS: **Warning: Some viewers might find content offensive.** A new online retailer recently started up in the Brecon Beacons.  Trifle Bazaar sell comedy/amusing items, and are launching with a range of Olympic themed t-shirts. What: Trifle Bazaar, a new … Continue reading

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A Slightly Different Rock Festival in the Brecon Beacons!

Geopark Festival celebrates a proud Welsh heritage Wales’ ‘rock festival with a difference’ – the Fforest Fawr Geopark Festival  – is back in the Brecon Beacons National Park again this year, and it promises to be bigger and better than … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Brecon Beacons Tourism Blog:
This week’s walking Wednesday post is from Stevie and Emma who have recently opened Danyfan – Brecon, a boutique bed and breakfast just outside Brecon in Cwmgwdi. Guests at Danyfan can begin the…

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Brecon Beacons Shopping Highlight: A Unique Fashion Label Business

The Brecon Beacons is well known for its World class attractions, activities and foods but did you know it is also home to a top class fashion and clothing label.  Llynfi Textiles design and make their own unique style of … Continue reading

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Top 5 Memorable Stops on Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal

Top 5 Stopping Points on the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal With the “Flattest Bike Ride to the Brecon Beacons” which is part of Canal 200 event taking place this weekend.  Here is a round-up of great stopping points that are part of … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: Darren Lwyd Spur, Brecon Beacons National Park

Here’s a great Walk Wednesday from a lady bringing a whole new concept to relaxing breaks in the Brecon Beacons.  A big welcome and a thank you to our latest Walk Wednesday contributor Sarah. Sarah Maliphant runs retreats in the … Continue reading

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My Brecon Beacons: A Former Record Label Chief and Local Author’s Views…

Author and photographer Adele Nozedar fell so in love with the Beacons the first time she visited, that she moved in 10 days later. She is still enamoured of the wild landscapes. Her current book, The Hedgerow Handbook, was directly inspired … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Shopping Highlight: The Venison Centre

Beacons Farm Shop @ the Welsh Venison Centre What: The Welsh Venison Centre   Passionate about Produce and People. A local Family run Farm Shop, supplies of home reared meat from beef, lamb, pork and venison. We also supply a … Continue reading

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Ride the flattest cycle route in the Brecon Beacons for the Brecon Mountain Rescue Team

Over the next week, we are on a mission to get as many people as possible cycling on the Brecon and Monmouth Canal for the Canal 200 Cycle Ride.  It is for an amazing cause that is important for all … Continue reading

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