Monthly Archives: February 2013

Calling All The David, Dafydd & Dewi’s Out There!!

The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, is doing a special St. David’s Day 2013 promotion. So if your name is David, Dafydd or Dewi you could win dinner for two at The Angel Hotel in Abergavenny simply by celebrating St. David’s Day (Dydd … Continue reading

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Brecon Jazz Festival’s 2013 programme announced!

The programme for this year’s Brecon Jazz Festival is being announced today, and what a show it promises to be! The festival, which takes place August 9th – 11th has previously played host to a bevy of stars including Dionne Warwick and … Continue reading

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A Personal View of the Brecon Beacons

This week’s personal view comes for Richard Bowen, Wales Holiday Cottages. Wales Holiday Cottages offer family-run self catering holiday cottages, near the Swansea Valley and are situated on the home farm of the historic Plas Cilybebyll Estate, between Brecon Beacons … Continue reading

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BRECON WOMEN’S FESTIVAL GUIDE 2013.

We’re very proud to announce the Women’s Festival is taking place at the end of February in the Brecon Beacons National Park.  So here’s a great guide on what’s going on and what to expect.  There are lot’s of interesting … Continue reading

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Photography: Dark Skies in the Brecon Beacons

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 The Brecon Beacons National Park has become the latest national park in the UK, and the first in Wales, to be awarded Dark Sky status. The accreditation is awarded by the International Dark-Sky Association, which is based in America and … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Brecon Beacons granted International Dark Sky Reserve status

Brecon Beacons Park Society and Brecon Beacons National Park Authority have announced today that the Brecon Beacons National Park has become only the fifth destination in the world to be granted prestigious International Dark Sky Reserve status making it Wales’ … Continue reading

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Free Talk: Early Railways of Blaenavon

Did you know the World’s first ever full-scale railway journey took place in Wales on 21 February 1804, on the borders of the Brecon Beacons? On Tuesday, 19th February a very interesting talk is taking place at the Blaenavon Heritage … Continue reading

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