A brand new production by Willow Globe favorites the Wet Mariners. This outstanding company have earned spectacular credits at the National, Theatre Royal Bath and with many other leading companies in the UK. Accessible, skilful, vibrant Shakespeare not to be missed.
GREEN ART AT THE PALES
Thursday 9 August
What is Green Art?
An opportunity to increase your awareness of the natural world in all its variety.
Enjoy the spectacular views
Explore the garden and woodland
Discover the patterns and colours around you.
Interact with what you find.
The Pales Quaker Meeting House, near Llandegley, Llandrindod Wells
This residential course in the heart of the Mid Wales is for storytellers with some experience who would like to make their performances more vivid, dynamic and varied. We will be working on freeing the body and voice so we can fully inhabit the story we are working on and bring it to life for an audience.
The 2.5 hour Pilates workshop is suitable for beginners as well as those who have experienced Pilates previously. It is appropriate for all levels of fitness, all adult ages, and both men and women are welcome to join.
The Padraig Lalor Band will be performing a mix of original and Irish Traditional tunes and songs, in their show ’Belfast Songs and Stories’, at Hall Barn at the Bleddfa Centre. Bar opens 7pm. Tickets £8.
Padraig will perform as part of a 4 piece band, including guitar, vocals.
This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend. Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. Learn to carve greenwood spoons using traditional tools. We’ll cover a range of safe carving techniques with axe, straight knife and hook knife.
A fun afternoon of pond dipping - suitable for all the family. Booking is essential - only 20 places available. Please book in advance on 01597 810880. No unaccompanied children please. Meet at Dol y Mynach layby - grid reference SN 904617. We reserve the right to change/cancel events.
A 4 mile guided walk to learn about the area, including the remains of Nant y Gro Dam which was used for tests before the WW2 Dambusters Raid. There is a steep climb of 40 metres up the steps to the top of the dam and then a very steep 140 metre climb. Meet at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre.
Join Emma Wride from Astrocymru and learn about Space through a 3D cinematic experience! We will explore the surface of solar system bodies, see the sizes of celestial objects in our Universe, learn about the birth of the Solar System and much more! Meet at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre.
Richard Tyler of Powys Ramblers will lead an 8 mile moderate circular walk from Penbont car park at Penygarreg Reservoir to Maen Serth. Some boggy bits. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing and bring a packed lunch. Meet at Penbont car park SN 916674.
Join our Rangers at one of our big Dam Open Days - an exclusive chance to venture into Pen y Garreg Dam and up to the central tower. You’ll enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the dam wall – and learn about the feat of engineering that made Elan.
The Royal Welsh Show is one of the most prestigious events of its type in Europe, bringing together the farming industry and rural community in a celebration of the best of British Agriculture with a unique and very special ‘Welsh’ flavour.
Royal Welsh Showground The Showground, Llanelwedd, BUILTH WELLS, Powys
We are providing the opportunity for beginners and the more experienced amateur to learn about a variety of space related topics at our astrocamp which consists of a dark site in a spectacular location in Mid Wales.
Sculpture is often seen as a completed ‘work’ or object, a beginning and end in itself. For most sculptors, however, this is but a stage on what is usually a very long journey of discovery, experiment and, not least, heartache.
Presteigne Food Market takes place from 9am to 1pm usually on the first Saturday each month at the Memorial Hall, Station Road, Presteigne. The market is a varied mix of craft as well as local produce stalls, with artisan apple juice, free range chicken produce, preserves, bakery, smokery produce, cheeses and olives.
Terraced garden in the making, on very challenging site situated on steep rocky hillside in the beautiful and secluded Cammarch Valley. Roses, herbaceous and shrub borders. Fine walling and gate posts making use of stone found in the garden. Man-made waterfall.
Medieval themed family fun day presented by the Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust and the Offa’s Dyke Association. Stalls, crafts, medieval re-enactors, archaeology and conservation activities, story telling and guided walks along Offa’s Dyke.
½ acre Victorian town garden. Surprises await the visitor: garden is divided into distinct rooms by yew & beech hedges. Variety of trees incl large silver birches, magnolia, weeping willow and cherry. Many shrubs provide colour throughout the season. Heathers, herbs, vegetables and flower beds. Plenty of seating.
Lots of attractions and stalls including.
Horse Pony & Dog Shows. Show Jumping. Gundog Scurry.
Grand Marquee for Horticulture, Cookery, Home Grown Produce,
Handicrafts, Floral Art & Children’s Classes.
Vintage Vehicle Display. Vintage Car Run,
Car Boot Sale, Archery.
The National Youth Brass Band Of Wales is thrilled to welcome back Philip Harper (Cory Brass Band) as conductor and former member Daniel Thomas (Principal Euphonium of Black Dyke Brass Band) as soloist.
Rob Dunsford & Neve Spencer Möller have been performing together for nearly a year. Rob is a singer/songwriter/guitarist living in Welshpool who has been gigging since 2005 and appeared on several albums - including an acoustic album curated by The Wonder Stuff’s Miles Hunt and a tribute album to the great Townes Van...
A place of connection; joining our arts, faith, creativity and action and creating spaces where we can stir one another up. A festival which will engage and inspire people, churches and communities towards faith and action.
Garden mainly started 16yrs ago, lower garden has spring/woodland area, raised beds mixed with vegetables, fruit trees, fruit and flowers. Perennial borders, summer house gravel paths through rose and clematis pergola.