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Talgarth Walking Festival – August walks

To celebrate the bank holiday weekend Talgarth Walkers are Welcome group, have some really special walks taking place around the town, and with the forecast set to be warm and dry we can’t think of a better way to spend … Continue reading

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Dogs take a trip underground!

For most of the UK, the heat wave that’s sweeping the country has been met with nothing but complaints. But in the Dan Yr Ogof caves, heat is changing a policy that’s been in place for more than 100 years. Dogs are … Continue reading

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Personal Story: Awake Holy Mountain

Here’s an insight on tip to taking outstanding photos by professional photographer Simon Powell from Black Mountains Photography . “The valleys of the Black Mountains can provide the photographer with opportunities to capture spectacular weather phenomena. I spend countless hours studying weather forecasts, pressure charts and os maps. … Continue reading

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World’s Highest Peak Named After A Brecon Beacons Native!

Sir George Everest was born here at The Manor hotel in 1790.  His pioneering mapping work as Surveyor General of India, led him to the Himalayas, and the highest peak in the world – Mount Everest – was named after … Continue reading

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A Winter’s Tale & the Transformation of the Brecon Beacons

Here’s an excellent blog about the history and transformation of the landscapes in the Brecon Beacons National Park.  Alan Bowring, the Fforest Fawr Geopark Development OfficerDiscover tells us about the full force of what the ancient glaciers did to the … Continue reading

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Hay Walking Festival Gets Better and Better…

WE ARE EXCITED TO REVEAL TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE FOR THE HAY WALKING FESTIVAL ALONG WITH A BRAND NEW WEBSITE…. A walking festival that’s set to run for a second year with new themed and quirky walks… This October, … Continue reading

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An Excellent Insight to the History of the Brecon Beacons

The Uplands of Wales, a nation defined. A new publication has revealed a fascinating insight to the historic landscape of the Western Brecon Beacons… “Y Mynydd Du. My Spiritual Home. It’s in my soul.” Roy Noble A new survey has uncovered … Continue reading

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