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Top 5 Memorable Stops along the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal

Here is a round-up of great stopping points that are part of the leisurely journey along the Monmouthshire and Brecon canal.  Included are some local favourites of pubs, cafes and scenic sites.   Llangynidr’s 5 Locks! Llangynidr’s five locks suddenly come … Continue reading

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Events at Tretower Court and Castle

Tretower Court and Castle are ready for a legendary summer, with plenty of events to keep everyone occupied! Dare to meet the Dragons, enjoy garden tours, expect lots of laughs with a unique take on Shakesperes The Tempest and you can … Continue reading

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What’s on at Theatr Brycheiniog this Summer?

Theatr Brycheiniog is a great place to enjoy live music and shows for all ages this Summer! It’s also in the perfect location for a day out,with a children’s park just around the corner and it’s situated on the canal basin … Continue reading

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Head Chef of Llangoed Hall becomes TV star on Great British Menu

After four years of tantalising the tastebuds of diners with his cooking at Llangoed Hall, on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park in Mid Wales, talented head chef Nick Brodie is a television star this week. Nick is … Continue reading

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Fancy getting up close to a real Welsh Dragon? Well, you’re in luck – there is one coming to Tretower Court this summer!

Event: Dare to meet Dwynwen the Dragon Date / Time: 27 June – 09 July Venue: Tretower Court Info: Visitors are dared to meet Dywnwen, the mythical monster, at Tretower Court and Castle. Booking: No booking required. The dragon will be available to see until … Continue reading

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What’s on at Theatr Brycheiniog

June has plenty of shows and music to keep everyone entertained at Theatr Brycheiniog! Their new Waterfront Bar will be the host to FREE live music every Saturday 1pm to 3pm, a perfect event for the whole family to enjoy. Why not check … Continue reading

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Brecon Town Open Studios 2017

Brecon Town Open Studios 2017 is on Friday 23 and Saturday 24 June, with artists’ studios open between 12pm-7pm on both days. Several participating artists, including painters, a visual artist, a sculptor-weaver, landscape photographer, a glassmaker, and others will be … Continue reading

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