On Wednesday 3rd May, Alun and Isobel Davies will be giving us an illustrated talk on “Offa’s Dyke – a summer ramble or a long muddy slog?”. This will be at The Bear Hotel in Crickhowell at 7.30pm. Offa’s Dyke Path is the national trail which roughly follows the Wales / England border. It takes…
Its main purpose is to advance the enhancement, protection and conservation of the countryside and other amenities of the Brecon Beacons National Park for the benefit of the public.
The Brecknock Society have organised a 1 day conference on the 6th May that may be of interest to Park Society members. The subject is “Windows on the World: C18th & C19th travellers to and from Breconshire”. For more information see http://www.brecknocksociety.co.uk/docs/windows-on-the-world.pdf
The Society’s Executive Committee and our colleagues in the Alliance for National Parks Cymru (that we were instrumental in setting up) have great concerns that the Welsh Government are rushing towards legislation that could dilute the protection of National Parks in Wales. The Welsh Government’s “Future Landscapes Wales (FLW) Programme”, which is intended to make…
Guided Walks and Events
The Society runs an extensive Guided Walks Programme throughout the year.
The Walks are open to Members and Non-Members and no booking is required. Non-Members are asked for a £5 donation.
Click on the link on the right to see the Walks Programme.
In addition, the Society holds a series of talks in the Bear Hotel, Crickhowell. Click on the link for the events coming up soon.
We also monitor the Rights of Way in the National Park. Click on the link on the right to see the latest information on problems.
The Society works on a number of programmes and initiatives, which aim to enhance the unique features of the National Park. You can find out more about what we are doing by clicking on the links below. If you are interested in helping out with these projects please contact us – more volunteers are always welcome!
Join the Brecon Beacons Park Society
Your fees will go to help the work of the Society in preserving the special qualities of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Our Executive Committee and all those who help the Society are unpaid volunteers.