Category Archives: Things to do

Black Mountains ‘Special Places’ Campaign

The Brecon Beacons National Park features in a short film of a stunning mountain bike trip to coincide with The National Trust’s ‘Special Places’ campaign They launched the initiative at the Hay Festival in May to find Wales’ most special … Continue reading

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Mum, I’m bored!

Although we are looking forward to those six weeks to spend time with family, we can’t help but fear those countless hours of sticky fingers, an upturned house and “Mum, I’m bored!” hailing from downstairs at 6am. Well, for those who are … Continue reading

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Daunted by Welsh hills? The answer is electric!

There’s no denying Wales has a lot to offer cyclists – both on and off road: wonderful scenery, mountain roads, historic sites and great food. But one thing it also has in abundance is hills..   Whichever direction you point … Continue reading

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Great Value Summer Holidays in the Brecon Beacons!

Forget expensive flights and snazzy hotels, we have everything we need here in the Brecon Beacons for the summer holidays!  From going underground to petting farmyard animals, licking delicious ice creams or wandering around historic castles, these are all bargains … Continue reading

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Beer Beautiful Beer at the Felin Fach Griffin

The Felin Fach Griffin are hosting a fabulous event on the 20th June for those who can’t resist a cold pint… The evening starts at 7.30pm with canapés sitting down to a three course supper at 8pm. It will be … Continue reading

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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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Discover Wales’ first ever Geopark!

Join us across Fforest Fawr Geopark in the western half of the Brecon Beacons National Park for three weeks of walks, talks and more. Running from Saturday 17th May until Sunday 9th June we give you our top 5 events not … Continue reading

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Penpont Announces Art Exhibition!

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  PENPONT ART EXHIBITION AND OPEN GARDENS - 24th-26th May As part of Powys Arts Month ‘The Penpont Artists’ are hosting an exhibition of new works over the Whitsun weekend at Penpont House , near Brecon. Works by: Robert Macdonald, Morag Colquhoun, … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Second Talgarth Walking Festival!

Close to Brecon, Crickhowell and Hay-on-Wye, Talgarth is an ideal base for visitors wishing to explore the Brecon Beacons National Park on foot, whether it’s the high peaks or the lush green valleys of the Wye and the Usk which … Continue reading

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World Tai Chi & Qiogong Day

One World… One Breath Hundreds of Cities – Over 70 nations This Saturday at 10am the world is invited to join in on mass Tai Chi and Qigong teach-ins and exhibitions held in over 70 nations. This educational event brings … Continue reading

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