Category Archives: My Brecon Beacons

From a locals point of view, some recommendations on places and things to do in the Brecon Beacons.

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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Summer Fayre 2014

Brecon Beacons National Park is the only place to be this August Bank Holiday weekend with food, music, activities and art at the National Park Visitor Centre. From the 23rd to the 25th of August the whole family can enjoy the … Continue reading

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Sell-out crowd at Green Man Festival 2014

Bringing in its tenth year with record crowds, Green Man Festival 2014 is set to be the biggest one yet.  Unsurprisingly, tickets for the UK’s friendliest festival sold out weeks ago. If you were lucky enough to snag a ticket to Green Man you’ll … Continue reading

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24 Hours in & around Brecon

Artist and famous visual designer Chris Townsend recently visited the Brecon Beacons to show us his experience through art in a 24 hour stop over. Chris spent a day in and around Brecon following a itinerary to see the best of the … Continue reading

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Boats, Bikes & Boots – Brecon’s first Canalathon!

Monmouthshire & Brecon are to hold their first ever Canalathon on Sunday 14th September! The 33 mile route will see teams of four canoe, cycle and walk/run the distance of the tranquil canal that passes through the stunning Brecon Beacons National … Continue reading

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Artist Profile: Sophie Cooper

Biography Sophie Erin Cooper was born in Brecon and grew up in Talybont-On-Usk, recently graduating in Fine Art from Bath Spa University. She is fascinated by mark making and the intricacy that can be achieved with line drawing. Having grown up … Continue reading

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The 9 Best Ways to Hide From the Rain!

Brecon Beacons based activity provider Adventure Britain know a thing or two about keeping people entertained when the skies open up!  Adventure Britain offer team building trips, group and individual activities all over the national park, so when we asked … Continue reading

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