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Crai Open Gardens

Sunday August 13th – half a dozen gardens in Crai village will be open to the public, under the National Garden Scheme (familiarly, the Yellow Book Scheme). As well as gardens to walk round (2pm to 5pm), there’ll be teas … Continue reading

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Summer of Country Shows

If you love country shows, the Brecon Beacons are the place to visit.  We have an action packed summer of shows happening each weekend from July – September. Here are all the dates for the Country Shows. 1st July Monmouthshire Show The Monmouthshire Show is … Continue reading

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Walking in the Brecon Beacons

Llangorse The lake trail is a family-friendly walk around the western side of Llangors Lake. The route is waymarked by green-ringed posts and information boards are provided at various points along the way. Llangors Common is a popular spot for … Continue reading

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Whats on at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales this Summer

Set in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside, the Garden is a fascinating blend of the modern and historic. Here you’ll find an inspiring range of themed gardens, the world’s largest single-span glasshouse, play areas and a national nature reserve, all set in a … Continue reading

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Get up close to Red Kites this Weekend

If you have seen our Essential Guide to the Brecon Beacons, you may have noticed a photo of a red kite on the front cover. This was taken by award winning nature photographer Gareth Scanlon. Gareth has also recently won a … Continue reading

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Whats on in April

You may be arranging a trip to the Brecon Beacons this April, there are plenty of fun things to do during your stay with us, here are a few upcoming events this month.  For the full event listing go our … Continue reading

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Foraging and Bushcraft in the Brecon Brecons

Find out all about living on the wild side and learn the ways of survival.  The Brecon Beacons National Park is an area rich in vegetation, wildlife and woodland.  It’s where the elite SAS army go to learn about survival, … Continue reading

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