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Maendu Well

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Brecon Beacons

Ancient Brecon Maendu Well Many ancient wells like Maendu Well were considered to have magic properties, many related to healing and restoration. One of the only written records of Maendu Well refers to it’s special powers to find love!   Maendu Well was used by lovers who offered pins and wished earnestly This is the…

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Poetry Stones and Bench

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Brecon Beacons

Poetry Stones and Bench The Poetry stones and Bench were built to celebrate part of the Wales Way. The A470 is also known as The Cambrian Way and is one of the three driving routes of The Wales Way. The route passes through some of the most spectacular parts of the Brecon Beacons including Pen-Y-Fan.…

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Mountain & Moorland Ambassador

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Brecon Beacons

Black Mountain Ambassador During 2019 I took part in a training course to become a Mountain & Moorland Ambassador for the Black Mountains. The Black Mountains Located in the east of Brecon Beacons National Park, the Black Mountains spreads across parts of Powys, Monmouthshire and Herefordshire. The Black Mountains are a range of hills and…

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Ty-Mawr Kitchen Garden

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Organic Kitchen Garden On the banks of Llangorse Lake is Ty-Mawr Kitchen Garden. The organic garden is maintained and run by Rae Gervis. Produce Shop You are welcome to visit the beautiful shop located in the converted grade 2* listed buildings at Ty-Mwr. The shop offers a wide range of their own fresh produce and…

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Royal Welsh Museum

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Brecon Beacons Royal Welsh Museum

The Royal Welsh Museum The museum in Brecon is a proud reminder of the long history of the Royal Welsh infantry regiment. History This long history started back in 1689 and saw action in virtualy every major British conflict since.   The Royal Welsh Museum The museum whilst small holds a wealth of memorabilia. This…