Monthly Archives: November 2012

Earlybird Tickets for Hay Festival 2013

HAY LITERARY FESTIVAL 2013 EARLYBIRD TICKETS JOHN LE CARRE, ELIF SHAFAK, CARL BERNSTEIN, DARA Ó BRIAIN, CHRISTY MOORE Next year’s Hay Festival will run from 23 May to 2 June 2013. They are offering earlybird advance tickets today (29th November) for five special events. John le … Continue reading

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Hikers Guide To The Beacons

The Brecon Beacons in mid Wales is ideal for hiking, with its extensive range of mountains, ridges, and gentler valley paths and rivers. From the highest peak of Pen y Fan down to Taf Fechan river, and options for crossing … Continue reading

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A pop-up Christmas Village comes to the Brecon Beacons…

Brecon will be delivering a whole new shopping experience that starts this weekend… If you’re a super organised Christmas shopper who likes to get all their preparation for Christmas done stress free before even December, or alternatively you’re trying to … Continue reading

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A Personal View of the Brecon Beacons

Today’s personal view comes from Lesley Giffith who is the shop manager at Myddfai Community Hall and Visitor Centre.  Here are some recommendations from Lesley on how to get the best possible Brecon Beacons experience…. 1.    Where I live could … Continue reading

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Wales’ most desirable place for Christmas!

Here are some hidden secrets for Christmas shopping in the Brecon Beacons… What we excel at in the Brecon Beacons is the range of independent shops and fairs offering something a whole lot better than the high street chains – … Continue reading

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Under The Washing Line – a response to Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood

Under The Washing Line – a response to Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood THE upstairs gallery at The Hours Café & Bookshop in Brecon has been transformed by Brecon artist, Karin Mear into a space evoking the ambience of  Dylan … Continue reading

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Christmas cards courtesy of local photographers

Still deciding on the perfect picture to put on the front of your Christmas cards this year? Why not make sure the festive season really starts with a bang by fronting your Christmas cards with some original photography by a … Continue reading

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