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8 activities to enjoy in the Brecon Beacons

If you enjoy making the most of the great outdoors, you’ll love the Brecon Beacons. Our National Park is a great place to get active. This is not a fenced-off preserve – it’s a living, working landscape which will bring … Continue reading

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Fforest Fawr Geopark Festival 2015

The annual Fforest Fawr Geopark Festival 2015 takes place across the western half of the Brecon Beacons National Park between Saturday 23rd May and Sunday 7th June.   To see the current programme of walks, talks and other events go … Continue reading

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Walking Wednesday – first audio sculpture near Llangorse Lake

A walk with a difference – Home to Dragons, Damsel and Devils! The diverse and colourful wildlife of the western shores of Llangorse Lake have been brought to life through the installation of a unique 6ft audio sculpture at Caeau Ty Mawr, … Continue reading

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Looking to experience the wilder side of the Brecon Beacons?

Why not explore the subterranean world of Porth yr Ogof. An exciting underground system of tunnels and chambers filled with fun challenges and fascinating geology, located in the Fforest Fawr Geopark, within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Our highly qualified and … Continue reading

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Commemorating Wales’ role in the Battle of Agincourt

The Battle of Agincourt, on 25 October 1415, is one of the best-known events in British history. The story of Henry V’s forces epic defeat of a much larger French army has been immortalised in tales, plays and poetry familiar … Continue reading

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Three Great Places to Watch the Solar Eclipse

The sky will be a bit darker on 20 March around 8:30 am because of a solar eclipse, the first visible in the mainland UK since 2011. About 95% of the sun will be covered by the moon! Brecon Beacons happens … Continue reading

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Drover Cycles Are Hitting the Road

Hay-on-Wye’s Drover Cycles will be going on the road from 16 March to 18 March with a series of roadshows to help benefit local businesses in the Brecon Beacons. Their main goal is to help businesses benefit by becoming more … Continue reading

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