Monthly Archives: January 2013

Photographer of the Week!

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This week we’re showcasing some excellent pictures of the Brecon Beacons National Park by Anthony Pease.  Anthony Pease is from South Wales. By day Anthony is an electrician, but when not working he spends his spare time in the hills and … Continue reading

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A Winter’s Tale & the Transformation of the Brecon Beacons

Here’s an excellent blog about the history and transformation of the landscapes in the Brecon Beacons National Park.  Alan Bowring, the Fforest Fawr Geopark Development OfficerDiscover tells us about the full force of what the ancient glaciers did to the … Continue reading

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St Dwywen’s Days Guide to a Romantic Weekend in the Brecon Beacons…

The story of St Dwynwen is pretty tragic tale, for centuries, ever since an angel granted the wish of the young Princess Dwynwen that she should forever be at hand to help others through the journey of love.   St Dwynwen’s … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: St Dwynwen’s Day Special

Tomorrow is a very special day in the Brecon Beacons. St Dwynwen’s Day is the national day of love in Wales and here in the Brecon Beacons National Park we’ll always jump at finding another excuse for a romantic gesture. … Continue reading

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January Snow Competition Winner

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Here’s an epic picture that won our Brecon Beacons Facebook snow picture competition… It’s by Paul Forsyth and like everyone else, we love it!

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Help us improve services in the Brecon Beacons

If you have visited the Brecon Beacons recently, we very much hope that you enjoyed your trip. We are conducting a survey to find out how we can improve facilities, services and promotion. We’re keen to learn more about what … Continue reading

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Favourite February Family Things to do for Half Term…

It’s time to start planning that all important half-term get away with the family.  So here’s a round-up of fun family things to do and places to stay around the Brecon Beacons National Park. Discover Forgotten Landscapes is a great day out … Continue reading

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Is This Britain’s Toughest January Challenge…?

Ever wondered if you have what it takes to be in the SAS? Have you ever had the thought that completing a marathon or a 10 km jog felt more like a walk in the park?  Well here’s something that … Continue reading

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Photographer of the Week in Brecon Beacons

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Here are some incredibly crisp photographs of the Brecon Beacons by Neil Mansfield who’s a professional freelance photographer based in South Wales.  Neil loves making evocative photographs of the landscape (www.landscapesuncovered.com) and personal emotional portraits of people (www.neilmansfield.com)  Neil says:  “I … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2013. It’s Going to be a Good Year!

Here’s an interesting round-up of all the excellent events taking place in each month of 2013. We hope you’ve started planning your 2013! Because there are a lot of things going on here in the Brecon Beacons…  To start with … Continue reading

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