Category Archives: Activities

Charity Ceilidh Evening this Friday!

The Mozart Music Fund is hosting a ceilidh (or barn-dance) charity evening with the Cambridge University Ceilidh Band at Henderson Hall, Talybont on Usk, at 7.00pm this Friday 19th September. The South Powys-based charity (under the umbrella of the Brecon Beacons … Continue reading

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Eco Travel in the Brecon Beacons Wins Top Award

An eco travel initiative established in the Brecon Beacons, to encourage visitors to ditch their petrol guzzlers and seek a more pleasant green experience has been recognised in one of the UK’s leading Low Carbon Awards. The Eco Travel Network, … Continue reading

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You need to ‘B’ at Abergavenny Food Festival 2014

The Abergavenny Food Festival is less than two weeks away and everyone is getting into the festival spirit. Local producers are stocking up, locals are purchasing their weekend tickets and foodies from around the country are preparing for a weekend … Continue reading

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Tour of Britain Stage 3 – Preview Video

The Brecon Beacons will host Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain next week, welcoming world class cyclists including national treasures Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins. Stage 3 of the Tour takes place on Tuesday the 9th of September and runs … Continue reading

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Canalathon 2014

Get ready for the newest event to hit the Brecon Beacons National Park this September with the 2014 Canalathon taking place along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. On the 14th of September 55 teams of four will be completing the … Continue reading

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Tour of Britain 2014 Guide!

The biggest cycling event of the year is passing through our national park on the 9th September so we’re all itching to hop on our own bikes, or try to catch a glimpse of the pros! Inspired by the Tour … Continue reading

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Five attractions in the Brecon Beacons for the bank holiday weekend

With the August bank holiday weekend looming, head to the Brecon Beacons. We’ve come up with five family favourites. From the highest summit to mountain caves, Brecon Beacons has something for everyone.  Enjoy a weekend in Mid Wales for the … Continue reading

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