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HowTheLightGetsIn Festival-25th-28th May

On the banks of the idyllic River Wye, you’ll find the festival where the world’s leading thinkers come together to debate the most cutting edge ideas of our time. HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest philosophy and music festival, returns to Hay … Continue reading

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Top ten things to do on your visit to Hay Festival 2018

The world-renowned Hay Festival takes place in the small Welsh Town of Hay-on-Wye on the edge of the Brecon Beacons each year. The literary event attracts novelists, poets, scientists, musicians and comedians who congregate to celebrate great writing, music and comedy. This year’s festival runs from … Continue reading

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Hay on Wye, Town of Books announces 2018 Independence Celebrations and #BookstagramHay

On Saturday 1st April last year, Hay on Wye celebrated 40 years of UDI – The Unilateral Declaration of Independence.   The original creative act showed Richard Booth at his best; the idea of publicising Hay-on-Wye by declaring it to be … Continue reading

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Christmas in Hay On Wye

Christmas Lights ‘The Big Switch ON!’ Date: Friday 24 November Venue: Cheese Market / Memorial Carpark Time: 5pm – 7.30pm (lights switch-on at approximately 6pm . . . by the one and only Matt Lucas! It’s free, just turn up! See Hay-on-Wye transformed … Continue reading

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Theatr Brycheiniog welcomes The Haymakers’ Christmas Collection

21 st November at 6pm – 15th January 2018 Theatr Brycheiniog is looking forward to hosting local design makers – The Haymakers, for a celebration of their 30th anniversary with a Christmas Exhibition in The Andrew Lamont Gallery. ‘The Haymakers’ is … Continue reading

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Late Night Christmas Shopping in Hay and Hay Vouchers!

A wise person once said, “It is a truth universally acknowledged that all things necessary for Christmas present solutions are to be found in Hay on Wye.” To that tune Hay Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce LATE NIGHT OPENING at … Continue reading

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The Welsh Hospitality Awards 2017

A number of businesses from the Brecon Beacons have won at the Welsh Hospitality Awards held on the 12th of November! The event celebrates the hard work of the best professionals and businesses in the Welsh hospitality industry! The #winner of the … Continue reading

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