Category Archives: General

Mother’s Day Ideas from the Brecon Beacons

Mother’s Day is coming soon, and the tried and true flowers with breakfast in bed is getting a bit worn out. Here are some more adventurous options for mum: 1. Forage for wild garlic and learn to cook with it … Continue reading

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Brecon Women’s Festival starts today!

The Brecon Women’s Festival is returning for its fourth year, starting today at 6pm at The Hours. The celebrations mark International Women’s Day (8th March) by showcasing the talents, creativity, and achievements of Brecon women in the past and present. Join us … Continue reading

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Talybont-on-Usk WI offers newcomers a warm welcome

The Women’s Institute have become famous for their calendar girls but the WI in Talybont-on-Usk are going the extra mile for people moving to the pretty village in the Brecon Beacons National Park and offering them a welcome hamper to help them … Continue reading

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St. David’s Day – Celebrate All Things Welsh!

The day to celebrate everything Welsh, St. David’s Day, is just around the corner. Parades, entertainment, daffodils, and folk costumes! But there are other ways to celebrate by loving your environment and appreciating the Welsh land right in front of … Continue reading

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Double Whammy for Talgarth Mill!

Hot on the heels of the notification that they are finalists in the National Tourism Awards 2015, The Bakers’ Table at Talgarth Mill received two  more fantastic pieces of news. ‘We are pleased to announce that The Bakers’ Table has … Continue reading

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Pancake Day: Top 5 Recipes

Pancake Day is nearly here, and perhaps you’re tired of plain old pancakes. Maybe you didn’t know all of the things you could do with this simple dish. Here’s a few of our favourite pancake recipes and where you can … Continue reading

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Greed The Rock Opera – it’s an activist fairytale with guitars

A new Welsh rock opera written in Brecon is set to premiere at Theatr Brycheiniog on Friday 27th February!  Greed The Rock Opera was written by Nigel Evans and recorded over 18 months, using nearly 30 Brecon singers, musicians and … Continue reading

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