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Brecon Beacons Golf Guide

Did you know Wales’ first Senior Open Championship will be held at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club in Bridgend next week? We’re very proud to host such a huge sporting event in our country and it seems we’ve all caught the golf bug! If … Continue reading

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Cafe Cycle Rides in the Brecon Beacons

Cycling and food! Two great ways to enjoy a day. You can eat lots and then burn it off on a glorious bike ride. The Brecon Beacons is blessed with some wonderful cafes and bike rides, so why not combine … 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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The NEW Black Mountain Festival this Saturday!

The Black Mountain Festival is an exciting new event is taking place this Saturday at Herbert’s Quarry, on the A4069 near Brynamman. Organisers are hopeful that if the event is a success it may become an annual fixture on the Herbert’s Quarry calendar! … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Green Man is Better Than Glastonbury

So you may’ve heard that Glastonbury starts this week. Yes, we know, the most famous British festival with over 175,000 people turning up to invade Worthy Farm to see some of the biggest names in music. However, it’s not everybody’s cup of … Continue reading

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More National Bike Week shenanigans in the Brecon Beacons National Park!

To celebrate Bike Week, and for the rest of June, Hay-based mountain bike holidays operator and guide Wild Rides is offering 10% off bookings for their ‘Black Iron’ two-day outing in September. The Black Iron tour is a ride back … Continue reading

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16th-22nd June: National Picnic Week!

Here in the Brecon Beacons we have everything you’ll need for a National Picnic Week without even stepping into a supermarket. Remember – shop local, eat local! Pack up your hamper with this local goodies… 1. Butter up some bread from Talgarth … Continue reading

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A470 Voted UK’s Favourite Road!

The road running through the heart of the Brecon Beacons has been voted the UK’s favourite making the national park the number one destination for a road trip this summer! “THE A470 through Snowdonia National Park and the Brecon Beacons has been … Continue reading

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Ride Tour of Britain Country with Drover Holidays

This year’s Tour of Britain passes practically on the doorstep of Drover HQ in Hay-on-Wye, through the heart of Mid Wales to a lung-busting finish on one of the toughest road climbs in the UK – the Tumble near Abergavenny. … 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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