May 2013

Waterways ‘Oscar’ joy for Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal partnership

A community-led partnership that held a year of events to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal has been recognised with a national award.

Innovative Bannau Brycheiniog project wins £2,000 Park Protector Award

A creative art project tackling upland peat erosion in Bannau Brycheiniog National Park has received a national prize.

Eco Travel Network scores Green Transport Prize

An innovative, environmentally friendly transport scheme based in Bannau Brycheiniog National Park has received a £50,000 prize to continue driving the project forwards.

FREE outdoor activities this half term at Craig-y-nos Country Park

Ever fancied trying your hand at popular outdoor activities like geocaching or orienteering? Come and give it a go at Craig-y-nos Country Park on Wednesday, May 29th at a FREE ‘Come and try it’ activity day.

Festival of rocks returns to Bannau Brycheiniog National Park

Fforest Fawr Geopark Festival returns at the start of the May Bank Holiday to celebrate what ‘rocks’ about Bannau Brycheiniog National Park.