The site at Blaenavon will be immediately recognisable to viewers of the BBC ‘Coalhouse’ programmes as they were filmed at Stack Square, the living accommodation built for workers on the site.
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Two Screen Cinema, offering all the latest movies in comfortable surroundings on big, bright Screens with superb Dolby Digital Sound
A wonderful small church hidden away in the hills with some surprises inside
Although built for a wealthy family to live in comfort, Raglan Castle has many defensive features and is the ideal setting for lively games of knights and warriors.
A nature reserve on the doorstep of Crickhowell on Llangattock Mountain
Tretower Court & Castle, just 5 klms/3 miles north-west of Crickhowell, has been a site of occupation for 900 years. The older castle ruin stands in the grounds of the court, home to the influential Vaughan family
Romantic ruins, painted by JMW Turner amongst many others, in a breathtaking site – well worth the trip
Are you looking to explore the Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains and /or surrounding countryside? Experienced Mountain Leader Gavin of Crosfield Outdoors is an outdoor activity instructor and walk leader
The canal passes just a mile from Crickhowell, skirting the edge of Llangattock village on the opposite side of the River Usk. The canal is one of the most picturesque of the UK’s leisure waterways, flowing peacefully through stunning scenery and close to nature
At Black Mountain Activities we specialise in a wide range of outdoor activities such as rock climbing, canoeing, archery, gorge walking and many more
The World Heritage Site of Blaenavon, just a short drive from Crickhowell, was at the centre of many developments during the Industrial Revolution. The ironworks here, built in 1788, is one of the best preserved in the world
Llangorse Multi Activity Centre is Wales’ Premier Award Winning Indoor and Outdoor activity centre, set in the stunning Brecon Beacons National Park
A gem sheltering beside the busy A465 Heads of the Valley Road