Category Archives: Celebrations

Brecon Beacons Father’s Day Guide!

It’s coming up to that time of year again when we need to show old Dad how much he means to us. The Brecon Beacons is a great place for unique gifts, days out or activities to enjoy together. Here’s … Continue reading

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The Hay Festival 2014

It’s that time of year again for gaggles of bookworms to get their thinking caps at the ready for 10 days of thought provoking entertainment. The line up is (truly) better than ever this year with some of the biggest names in … Continue reading

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Shoppers set to bag a bargain in Crickhowell ‘Tenner Trail’

This month will see the launch of a ‘Tenner Trail’ in Crickhowell with £10 offers and deals from a range of local businesses up for grabs from May 23 to June 6. The initiative has grown out of the town’s … Continue reading

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FIVE OF THE BEST AT THE HAY BIKE FEST

The Hay Bike Festival kicks off tomorrow!  But don’t worry there are still places available on all kinds of rides for all ages and abilities; whether it’s mountain biking, road rides or leisure rides. Don’t forget the workshops and events taking place at … Continue reading

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It’s World Earth Day!

To celebrate our wonderful green paradise that is the Brecon Beacons here’s our guide to going eco in the National Park. 1. To start: leave the car behind Arrive into Abergavenny train station, ‘the gateway to Wales’, and jump on … Continue reading

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Easter Escapades!

With Easter weekend quickly approaching, it’s time to get planning for those 4 days of family fun and surrounding weeks! The Brecon Beacons have some unmissable opportunities to celebrate the holiday and to make the most of the height of Spring. Easter Crafts, … Continue reading

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Brecon Jazz Strolls Back Into Brecon Jazz Programme

With Brecon Jazz 2014 celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, one of the outdoor venues that is synonymous with the festival, the Captain’s Walk is making a comeback with a programme of big band and party music on the Saturday … Continue reading

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The Perfect Start to a Green Summer Starts in Hay!

An exciting new event is launching just before Easter at Hay Castle in Hay on Wye. The first Hay Spring Fair takes place on Saturday 12th April from 10am to 5pm and organisers are hopeful that if the event is … Continue reading

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Ride from Hay to Timbuktu – without leaving Wales!

Organisers of a charity cycling event are calling on pedal fans to help with a mammoth intercontinental bike ‘ride’  – without ever leaving Wales! The Turbo4Timbuktu challenge will see 4-strong teams of cyclists on static bikes try to clock up … Continue reading

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Bear Grylls comes to the Brecon Beacons!

Have you heard the news?  The Bear Grylls Survival Academy has announced a new site in the Brecon Beacons for its 24 Hour Family Survival Course! Techniques taught will include learning how to build and light a fire, how to … Continue reading

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