Category Archives: Year Of Legends

STORIES AND LEGENDS OF THE BRECON BEACONS-POP-THE-CORKS LONGO, AN ITALIAN IN WALES

It was this horrible decision It was this horrible decision – do you want to work for the most famous soprano in the world, this great star, this woman celebrated in London, New York and Milano for her voice, for … Continue reading

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STORIES AND LEGENDS OF THE BRECON BEACONS – BLACK CATS AND FAIRIES

IT ALL STARTED ONE FRIDAY MORNING. I WAS ON MY WAY UP TO THE LAKE – LLYN CWM LLWCH when a neighbour hailed me. He had a sack which clearly had in it a cat which was miaowing and spitting. … Continue reading

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STORIES AND LEGENDS OF THE BRECON BEACONS

The Brecon Beacons are sown with extraordinary stories. The woods and valleys of the region thrum with a living past. In this stunning landscape haunted castles, bottomless lakes and strange follies hold echoes of massacres, ghosts and miracles. King Arthur … 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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Mabinogion Touring Exhibition

The Oriel CRiC Gallery, Crickhowell takes the Mabinogion on tour.   Helly Powell is a Welsh textile artist living in Monmouthshire where she creates “Fauxidermy” sculptural pieces which have caught the imagination of many. Best known for her “Parc Lodge” … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons Legends Weekend: Friday 5th – Sunday 7th May

Explore the legendary landscape and views of the Brecon Beacons National Park from Cantref Riding Centre and Bunkhouse, just outside Brecon and conveniently placed at the foot of the Central Beacons, the ideal spot for a classic walk along the … Continue reading

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