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Llangynidr Farmers’ and Producers’ Market

Should you happen to be near Llangynidr on 13th December then may I suggest that you call in to visit the Farmers’ and Producers’ Market in the village hall?  We have a good selection of stalls and a lot of unique items available. The market on 13th December will be our Christmas Market where you […]

Talgarth Christmas Market

This year’s Talgarth Christmas Market is taking place on Saturday 5th December from 10 am until 6 pm at Talgarth Town Hall. With many and varied stalls, it will be a great opportunity to buy local produce, arts & crafts, and seasonal food and drink. For entertainment there will be live music and to keep […]

CEILIDH with STRAY AWAY

Saturday 12th  December 2015, Bishop Bevan Hall, Brecon, 7pm for 7.30pm £8 (Friends, Members & advance booking, £5) The Friends of Brecon and District Mind are pleased to announce that, after the great success of a previous Ceilidh, they are holding another Ceilidh, this time in Brecon, on Saturday 12th December. Participants should arrive from […]

Flapper’s Evening

“Can’t repeat the past? Why of course you can”  Jay Gatsby On Friday 11th September, The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, is hosting A Flapper’s Evening in association with Emma Corfield-Walters of {Book-ish} Crickhowell and Pan Macmillan. It’s a swingin’ soiree, inspired by four enthralling publications about (or set in) 1920’s America; ‘Mrs. Hemingway’ by Naomi Wood […]

Llangynidr Show

Are you looking for somewhere to take the family at the end of August?  Are you thinking of somewhere not too far away? Perhaps this is the answer…Llangynidr Show! Llangynidr Show is held annually on the Sunday before the Bank Holiday and this year falls on 30th August.  It is held in the middle of […]

Crickhowell Walking Festival Guided Walks and Events in the Black Mountains

The Diving Board Rock

The Crickhowell Walking Festival takes place annually around St David’s Day, (1st March) and is based in our lovely market town of Crickhowell. Most of the walks,  which range from easy strolls to full day treks across the mountains are in the eastern part of the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Black Mountains and river […]

Festive Food all wrapped up at Christmas Food & Drink Fair

The fourth Abergavenny Food Festival Christmas Food and Drink Fair takes place on Sunday 14 December (10.00am – 5.00pm). Chef Dem with Carl Cheetham, Head Chef at Gliffaes Hotel – photographer Toril Brancher With over ninety hand-picked speciality food exhibitors every facet of the festive season is covered: fresh and cured meats, poultry and game, […]

Festive Food all wrapped up at Christmas Food & Drink Fair

The fourth Abergavenny Food Festival Christmas Food and Drink Fair takes place on Sunday 14 December (10.00am – 5.00pm). With over ninety hand-picked speciality food exhibitors every facet of the festive season is covered: fresh and cured meats, poultry and game, cheeses and chocolates, cakes and desserts, wines and liqueurs, ales and ciders and a […]

Totally Locally Crickhowell Christmas Market & Late Night Opening

On Thursday 4th December, Crickhowell will be buzzing with festive activities. There will be a full Christmas market in the streets, with stalls selling all manner of Christmas goodies and products that are all totally local – coming from no further afield than a 3-4 mile radius of Crickhowell. Local shops will also be staying […]

Training in Abergavenny to help community groups kick start regeneration

On Tuesday 21st October The Prince’s Regeneration Trust (PRT) is coming to The Priory Centre, Abergavenny, as part of its three year roadshow to help communities save the local buildings they love. CADW estimates that there are around 3,000 listed buildings at risk in Wales, and many more which are unlisted. Ros Kerslake, Chief Executive […]

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