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Brecon Beacons Heritage Day at Theatr Brycheiniog

Dates-Sun 15th Oct 2017 Times- 09:30 to 16:30 Prices-Free entry The history and heritage of Brecon Beacons National Park will be brought back to life at a ‘Heritage Day’ event to be held on Sunday 15th October at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon.  The … Continue reading

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Brecon Welcomes The Zulus this August

Events for Sibanye A project has been established called Sibanye, meaning “we are one”-to acknowledge the events of the past but to move on in a spirit of support and co-operation. 80 Zulus will be welcomed into Brecon this August, … Continue reading

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What’s on this May

We’ve found the best events, festivals and things to do across the Brecon Beacons during May, so head outside and enjoy everything we have to offer!! Scorched at Theatr Brycheiniog-16th May With striking theatrical invention and imaginative visual physical theatre the … Continue reading

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Walking in the East of the Brecon Beacons National Park-Abergavenny Riverside

The Usk up close. A gentle and easy-to-access walk along the scenic banks of the river Usk. Along the way, you’ll pass verdant meadows and clear running water, see lots of wildlife – and also get an insight into the … Continue reading

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Our Guide to Llandovery

Llandovery is a great base for enjoying the western Brecon Beacons. Llandovery is an ancient market and droving town, and has been home to a host of interesting historical characters. One of the most famous residents is Llywelynap Gruffydd, a statue … Continue reading

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Go Underground

There are beautiful natural playgrounds to be found in the Beacons, hidden from view…The caves and mines underneath the hills are waiting to be explored! If you’re after an awe-inspiring introduction to being underground, Dan-yr-Ogof, the National Showcaves Centre for Wales is the … Continue reading

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Free entry to Cadw sites as Wales makes history at the Euros

What is CADW?  Cadw is a Welsh word meaning ‘to keep’ or ‘to protect’. Cadw is the Welsh Government’s historic environment service working for an accessible and well-protected historic environment for Wales. Cadw is part of the Welsh Government’s Economy, Science … Continue reading

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