A joyful celebration of choral singing. Male Voice, Church and Cathedral Choirs; Community and Rock Choirs, A Capella and Chamber Choirs. All ages and all genres. Every concert features 3 or 4 very different choirs.
Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were Sweet 16’, ‘The Green Fields of France’, ‘The Old Man’, ‘Red Rose Café’, ‘From Clare to here’, ‘Steal away’ and many more, return to The Savoy.
Monmouth Music Theatre present Guys and Dolls, a multiple award-winning show, which was adapted into the successful film starring Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra and Jean Simmons.
It had major runs on Broadway and the West End, from its original 1950 debut to its 2015 West End revival.
A weekend dedicated to giving you a taster for the railway, we will have representatives from all departments on hand to answer questions and show you around the site and railway. We plan to have one steam and one diesel locomotive in use. With trains running on our normal 4 train timetable.
Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway Blaenavon, Pontypool
On Sunday 7 April 2019, Drifters Waterway Holidays and the Canal & River Trust are offering people the chance to try canal boating for free at 19 locations across England and Wales, including Goytre Wharf on the Mon & Brec Canal.
ABC Boat Hire, Goytre Wharf, Llanover, near Abergavenny
Dr John Cooper Clarke: The Luckiest Guy Alive
Poet, movie star, rock star, TV and radio presenter, comedian and social commentator. You name it and this glorious British Institution has done it. No wonder his latest book announces that he is the Luckiest Guy Alive.
On Saturday, April 13th, Wendy Scotford of Nantyderry Garden Centre will be demonstrating ’Inspiration for planting up pots and containers’. Many of us plant up a pot in the same way each year or just expect last year’s to go on and on - this talk will suggest some new combinations.
All the resident animals at The Kymin have decided to invite their animal friends from around the world to come and celebrate Easter with them at The Kymin. Get your travel permit and go and find them all hiding around the grounds. £2.00 per trail with a prize for all participants - accompanying adults free.
The animals can see you, can you see them?
Over Easter The Kymin has become the home of animals from all over the world.
Make a pair of binoculars, follow the clues on the map, collect stickers for your travel permit and look for the hidden animals in our family woodland trail this Easter.
Experience life in the Marches in the 12th century where Welsh, English and Norman all mingle. Fashion shows, singing, historical crafts, medieval justice, archery and, of course, knights and men-at-arms fighting for your entertainment. Come see a slice of life from over 800 years ago!
The Usk Farmers’ Market is held on the first and third Saturday of each month throughout the year from 10.00am to 1.00 pm. It is held in the Memorial Hall, Maryport St, Usk NP15 1AD with both indoor and outside stalls.
Sat 6 Apr, Sat 20 Apr, Sat 4 May, Sat 18 May, Sat 1 Jun, Sat 15 Jun
ELECTRIC VEHICLES. SOLAR. BATTERY STORAGE. COMMUNITY PROJECTS. BEE FRIENDLY GARDENING.
This FREE event exhibits the many different types of Electric Vehicles (EVs) available on the market today. They are joined by their experienced owners, giving honest views about their EV.
Bridges Community Centre, Drybridge House, Monmouth
Come to Tintern Abbey to see majestic birds of prey in flight, and have your photo taken with them for a unique souvenir. Learn how falconry was part of Tudor life and how birds of prey live, and why falconry was the most popular sport of the day.
We don’t need to be told that the Lower Wye Valley is beautiful but particularly so in Spring when the bluebells are in full bloom. The festival offers the opportunity to discover more about the countryside and it’s hidden heritage that we have in abundance.
Get up close and personal to a variety of birds of prey, and find out about their role in medieval falconry. Find out about these fabulous birds and their role in medieval falconry, with falconry displays happening throughout the day.
Chepstow Castle (Cadw) Town Centre, Chepstow, Monmouthshire
A weekend of all things Tudor. Learn, laugh and enjoy. Our sixth Tudor weekend led by the Beaufort Companye and their esteemed friends from the Wars of the Roses Federation. Living history displays, re-enactments plus plenty of Tudor themed fun make up this ever popular festival.