Talgarth Walking Festival May 2015

Talgarth Walking Festival May 2015

Friday 1st May to Monday 4th May. This year will be the third Talgarth Walking festival. Talgarth is experiencing a revival partly due to 2011’s BBC Village SOS programme on the recently restored mill. Though there is far more to experience in Talgarth, due to...
Talgarth Mill

Talgarth Mill

The story of the recent restoration of the Mill in Talgarth and the way it helped to revitalise the area is both incredible and awe inspiring. A few people with a vision can produce an amazing transformation in real life. After the hospital closed a lot of people in...
Llangorse Lake, Talgarth, Powys

Llangorse Lake, Talgarth, Powys

Llangorse lake is the largest natural expanse of open water in South Wales. It has a car park at the side and is set in a bowl surrounded by mountains. Visit the Welsh Crannog Centre, which is built on the water as part of the town’s defenses.  The Crannog is...
Pwll-y-wrach Nature Reserve

Pwll-y-wrach Nature Reserve

Pwll-y-Wrach nature reserve is the Brecknock Wildlife Trust’s most popular reserve and has doubled in size in 2012, with funding from the Countryside Council for Wales. Close to the East side the river falls spectacularly over the waterfall, down to the deep...
St Gwendoline’s Church Talgarth

St Gwendoline’s Church Talgarth

St Gwendoline’s church is open to the public with free admission.  The church was built around the 14th centrury, on an enclosure used by the people of Talgarth in the age of the celtic saints, named after a daughter of 5th century king Brychan, who’s name...
Bronllys Castle Talgarth

Bronllys Castle Talgarth

‘Ascend the ancient motte to the 12th century stone keep, and views over the River Llynfi and the town.  Legend says there’s a secret passage to Talgarth Tower (now the visitor centre)’ Open daily 10 – 4, admission free.  No disabled access and...