Monthly Archives: September 2013

A Month Celebrating Brecon’s Booming Art Scene

This month is all about art! The wonderful town of Brecon sees a ONE LONG MONTH OF ART FESTIVAL! So here’s our guide to the Brecon Arts Beat Festival In this guide we bring you our top picks of everything to … Continue reading

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Llandovery Sheep Festival – Our Must-Sees & Must-Dos

This weekend the Brecon Beacons will be celebrating with the population that dramatically outnumbers humans in the area! The biggest Sheep Festival in the UK will be kicking off on Friday.  But it’s not just about our wooly friends from the hills … Continue reading

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A Photographer’s Guide to Autumn in The Beacons.

Here’s a great blog about the beauty of the Brecon Beacons in the Autumn, by photographer Simon Powell, the artist behind Black Mountains Photography: With the height of summer behind us and the nights slowly drawing in, a distinctive chill … Continue reading

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A Poem: Autumn’s Cup

Autumn is now upon us and we think that the beauty of The Brecon Beacons is at its peak during this season. Alexis Dimyan is one of our favourite poets and he calls the Brecon Beacons his ‘Spiritual Home’. Renowned … Continue reading

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Our Guide to the Abergavenny Food Festival

A true celebration of food, Abergavenny Food Festival is one of the biggest food festivals in the country, showcasing the wealth of Welsh produce as well as culinary examples from all over the world! Celebrating all areas of craft in … Continue reading

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Concert with Rachel Podger – 22nd September, Brecon Cathedral

Mozart Music Fund & Shelter Cymru present ITALIAN VIRTUOSI Fiery, passionate, yet often contemplative, music by some of the great violinist-composers of the Seventeenth Century: Marini, Uccellini, Fontana, Cima, Pandolfi, Bertali, Frescobaldi, Castello, Gabrieli & Isabella Leonarda Rachel Podger ~ … Continue reading

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A Green Guide to the Brecon Beacons

Celebrate World Green Building Week from 16th-20th September. This annual event showcases the role that sustainable building plays in creating greener and more profitable, prosperous, productive, healthy and empowered communities for our future. Our tips for a Green trip to … Continue reading

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On Thursday: The Tour of Britain in the Beacons!

Stage 5 of the Tour of Britain comes to the Brecon Beacons this Thursday 19th September! Celebrating it’s ten year anniversary the race is expected to be the biggest and best ever! With the likes of Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish taking … Continue reading

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Good Day Out: Crash Sites Remembrance Walk, Observation Night and more

Good Day Out have just sent us their latest days out, including a stargazing tour which featured in The Times last weekend! Good Day Out are an experiential activity provider in the Brecon Beacons who encourage unique, educational and fun … Continue reading

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Autumn Guide to the Brecon Beacons

Get a taste for the Brecon Beacons this Autumn! Autumn is the season of the Harvest Festival and a sequence of festivals and holidays celebrating the culture, produce and nature of the countryside begins. Autumn is a great season for food … Continue reading

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