July 2009

A new twist added to a heavenly walk

Are you looking for a great walking day out? A challenge with a twist? You might not automatically imagine a 12mile circular walk and a quiz together, not to mention delicious cake and a BBQ to finish off the day. But that’s exactly what’s on offer on Saturday 29th August…

National Park has a healthy appetite for Summer Fayre

Food and art lovers can rejoice because Brecon Beacons National Park Authority’s Catering Manager, Andrew Powell has had little time to ride his motorbike this summer. You may ask what this has to do with the price of ½ dozen Welsh eggs? But spare time is exactly what you need…

Gilestone Public Inquiry deferred

The Public Inquiry relating to the enforcement notices served on Gilestone Farm which was due to start on 28th July has been deferred for four months pending the outcome of a Judicial Review hearing. (released: 10th July 2009)

National Park wins criminal prosecution for destruction of 17th Century staircase

Unauthorised works on Listed Buildings will be dealt with by the full letter of the law is the message from Brecon Beacons National Park Authority following a successful prosecution against the owner of a Grade II Listed Building in Brecon.

Discounted tickets now available

Romance and Revenge Under the Stars - Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice comes to the National Park Visitor Centre for a one-off performance.