Monthly Archives: March 2013


With the snow starting to clear over the hills, it’s time to put on those walking boots and enjoy another wonderful Walk Wednesday! So we asked, the great Kevin Walker for a special Walk Wednesday to get us warmed up for … Continue reading

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Easter Nature Workshop for families in Talybont-on-Usk

   Easter Nature Workshop  Thursday 4th April   9.30am – 12.30pm and 2-5pm  Wildlife expert Neville Davies will be joining the Star Inn, Talybont on Usk to offer a talk on why birds lay eggs and build nests with some real … Continue reading

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In the Brecon Beacons – Guest Blog

Here’s an excellent guest blog by Trevelyan May who regularly visits the Brecon Beacons for walking breaks. “The Brecon Beacons are beautiful. Increasingly, I have discovered the wonder of this area and enjoyed its secrets. I first came to this area … Continue reading

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World’s Highest Peak Named After A Brecon Beacons Native!

Sir George Everest was born here at The Manor hotel in 1790.  His pioneering mapping work as Surveyor General of India, led him to the Himalayas, and the highest peak in the world – Mount Everest – was named after … Continue reading

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Children’s book signing and chocolate exhibition

News just in from Erwood Craft Centre….. Book Signing at Erwood! Saturday March 16th         Children’s author Brenda May Williams To celebrate the release of her new children’s book, ‘The Shop of Magical Things’, Brenda May Williams will be spending the … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Photographer of the Month

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This March our photographer of the month is Mari Owen, with some very atmospheric images. After having worked in the farming and insurance industries for many years, 7 years ago Mari left and became freelance as a photographer.  Since then, … Continue reading

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Waterfall to Shoot off Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon!

IN A NEW LIGHT – Massive Water & Digital Art Installation Comes To Brecon Theatr Brycheiniog presents a breathtaking outdoor animation spectacular at The Canal Basin in Brecon this Easter. Giant animated 3D images will be projected onto a 10m high … Continue reading

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