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Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
South Wales Potters are exhibiting their work at CRiC Studio. Each day one of the exhibitors will be present talking about or demonstrating their techniques. Mon – Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10am-2pm
CRiC Studio
12:00 am
The festive season is under way in Brecon and the Cards for Good Causes charity Christmas card shop is open in St Mary’s Church, Steeple Lane (off High Street), Brecon until Tuesday 17th December. Buying[...]
St Mary's Church
5:00 pm
Like-Minded Group – Conversations, support and influence about how we live with dementia. Run by and for people living with dementia. 5.00pm to 7.00pm The Hours Cafe Bookshop, 15/16 Ship Street, Brecon, Powys LD3 9AD[...]
The Hours Cafe Bookshop
Oct 17 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 19 @ 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Graham Greene’s black comedy follows the hapless vacuum-cleaner salesman, Jim Wormold, as he tries desperately to make ends meet as an agent for MI6 during the Cold War era. Tickets www.suitcasetheatrecompany.com
Melville Theatre
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
7:00 pm
With Crickhowell and District Archive Centre. Come and revel in an evening of nostalgia. Tickets £10 to include a glass of wine.
Clarence Hall
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
7:30 pm
Film Showing of Crickhowell during World War I All Welcome  
Parish Hall, Crickhowell
7:30 pm
Chris Barber MBE FRGS, will tell the Brecon Beacons Park Society the remarkable story of Hill’s Tramroad. Lying on the slopes of the Blorenge Mountain and built in 1819, the tramroad connected Hill’s ironworks with[...]
The Bear Hotel
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
7:30 pm
Fabulous fashion show of High Street clothes for sale at 50% off or more! Fund raiser for Clarence Hall renovation. Enjoy some bubbles and bargains on the night. Doors open 7pm. Pop-up shop and raffle!!!
Clarence Hall
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
An enchanting evening of beautiful arias, duets and ensembles of excerpts from the greatest composers.
King's Head Hotel
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Abergavenny Community Centre
12:00 am
Tuesday 29 October to Saturday 2 November Tues – Fri 7pm Sat 6pm AAODS Juniors Join the award winning AAODS Jr for this hilarious, toe tapping, finger clicking musical this Autumn. Will Wednesday convince her[...]
Borough Theatre
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Free workshop, making lanterns for the Community Lantern Parade at the Christmas Light Switch On event on 21st November.
Abergavenny Community Centre
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
9:30 am
Regular monthly market selling locally produced food and crafts. 9:30am-2:30pm. Abergavenny Market Hall
Abergavenny Market Hall
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
7:30 pm
RED JOAN (cert. 12) Espionage Drama Joan Stanley is a widow living out a quiet retirement in the suburbs when, shockingly, the British Secret Service places her under arrest. The charge: providing classified scientific information[...]
Llanfoist Village Hall
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
An opportunity to make new friends in the comfortable surroundings of the Tower Café whilst enjoying a hot drink and cake. Open to all and free, so come along and join us. 3pm-4pm, Tower Café,[...]
Tower Cafe
3:00 pm
A service of thanksgiving and Remembrance for our loved one 3pm 2nd November at St David’s Church Llanfaes Brecon All wecome
St. David's Church Llanfaes, Brecon
2:00 pm
Tea, Coffee and Raffle – All welcome
Llanfoist Cemetary Chapel of Peace
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
Nov 6 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
We meet on the first Thursday of every month at 7pm at the King’s Head – so 7th April, 5th May etc FFI Contact Cath Barton on 01873 737671 or cath.barton@talktalk.net Venue: King’s Head, Abergavenny[...]
King's Head
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
12:00 am
A brand new festival celebrating the best of children’s books, writing and illustrations. Various times and locations. Visit www.book-ish.co.uk for bookings and info.
Various Locations
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
In support of Cancer Research. Doors open at 6pm and tickets are £10 to include a hot home-cooked two course supper. There will be a Bar, raffle and prize giveaways. You can pay on the[...]
Llangorse Village Hall
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Free workshop, making lanterns for the Community Lantern Parade at the Christmas Light Switch On event on 21st November.
Abergavenny Community Centre
2:30 pm
Cheryl Cummings, a local garden designer, will be giving ‘Inspiration for smaller garden spaces’. Cheryl will be explaining how to make the most of the small gardens many of us have. This will be of[...]
Centenary Hall
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Join electric car owners for a talk about the benefits and misconceptions about electric cars. Particularly aimed at those who think they want to own an electric car.
Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 12 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
Nov 12 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
Abergavenny Group of the Gwent Wildlife Trust have Robert Magee coming to give talk on Starlings
St Michaels Centre
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
7:00 pm
Following our sell out success earlier this year with “Table Manners” The Play Group are back! We are delighted to bring you this hysterical comedy by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman. Keen to boost his[...]
The Melville Theatre
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
Nov 19 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
1:30 pm
The café is a monthly event, every third Tuesday of the month and welcomes everyone. The cafe offers a fun, welcoming and relaxing environment for people to take part in social activities. The cafe is[...]
Crickhowell Parish Hall
Nov 20 all-day
12:00 am
Allan Gibbs, international Mountain Leader, has taken scores of clients along this popular classic in snow and shine.  Join the Tour with the Brecon Beacons Park Society from the comfort of Henderson Hall as Allan’s[...]
Henderson Hall
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
5:30 pm
Christmas Light Switch On Thursday 21st November 6.00pm Lantern Parade starts at Brewery Yard at 5.30pm  
Brewery Yard, Abergavenny
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
  Tithe Barn, Monk St, Abergavenny For more information, contact Karen Smith: 07796 333737
Nov 27 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 28 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
9:30 am
Regular monthly market selling locally produced food and crafts. 9:30am-2:30pm. Abergavenny Market Hall
Abergavenny Market Hall
8:00 pm
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Hen & Chickens
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Christchurch Christmas Craft Fayre. Stalls include; Hand made crafts, jewellery, cakes, toiletries, chocolate tombola, raffle and many more. A warm welcome for all. Refreshments on sale all morning. All proceeds to Christchurch, Govilon.
Govilon Community Hall