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Next Month’s Focus: Try Something New

In April’s Focus, we’ll be encouraging our readers to try something new. That might involve taking a course to learn a new skill or hobby or trying something different such as volunteering, befriending or discovering a therapy you haven’t tried before. We are looking for articles and adverts on this theme and we’re interested in […]

DJ&P Newland Rennie choose Above & Beyond and Dementia UK as charities of the year

DJ&P Newland Rennie, a multi-discipline practice of Chartered Surveyors and Estate Agents offering a  specialist service for town and country property owners, landowners, farmers and their other professional advisors has chosen Bristol hospitals’ charity Above & Beyond and Dementia UK as their charities to fundraise for over the next year. DJ&P Newland Rennie staff voted […]

Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall Under Threat

Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall will cease to function as a community event venue in less than three years unless major repairs are carried out.  That’s the stark warning from the Hall’s Trustees, as they launch a fundraising campaign and prepare grant applications for a £1.9m upgrade of the venue. Chair of Trustees, Dean Christy, said: “Clarence […]

Focus Editions: March 2019

Everyone is aware that where our planet is concerned, there are some pretty scary statistics to be aware of, like the twelve million tonnes of plastic in our oceans and the warnings given by experts that urgent and unprecedented changes are needed to address global warming. Without taking action, in as little as twelve year’s […]

Abergavenny Focus March 2019

Crickhowell & Brecon Focus March 2019

Crossword Solution March 2019 issue

‘Le Tour de France’ at The Kestrel

The Kestrel Inn has been reopened for 4 years now and as many of you may know Richard and Fiona spent nearly ten years in France with their family, prior to moving to Wales. They were immersed in a rich culture of food and wine, in the once British Aquitaine region near Bordeaux. They are […]

Christ College pupils adapt world-renowned musical with professional support

To mark the 30th anniversary of Broadway’s popular Phantom of the Opera, Christ College Brecon collaborated with local theatre companies and professional actors to create a student-led performance of the acclaimed musical. Over the years, Christ College Brecon’s drama department has replicated many prominent theatre productions to give pupils an in-depth insight into plays that […]

NH Sound Re-Connecting With The Community

The story of local radio station NH Sound goes back nearly 40 years now, in fact 2019 marks it’s 40th anniversary. Those who may have been following recent events concerning the station will know that a lot of its well- known presenters have left over the last year and indeed the very popular station manager, […]