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Builth Bike Bash - 7th & 8th July 2012 July 2nd 2012
Building on the incredible success of last year’s Bike Fest, Builth is going bike mad in July with a whole weekend devoted to pedal power. Last year Builth Bike Bash crew motivated local people to cycle the total Tour of Britain mileage of 774 miles in one day. But the support was so great that the community clocked up nearly twice that distance. So this year they have raised the bar by throwing down the challenge of completing the Tour...
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Business/Organisation of the week
Erris Villa Accommodation > Bed and Breakfast
We are situated within walking distance of the town centre , golf course & bowling green The Royal Welsh Showground is just a 10 minute walk & one of the stages of the Wye Valley walk can be reached within 5 minutes.The property is furnished & decorated to a high standard . Quality bed linen, table linen, crockery &...
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Upcoming Events
Claire Jones - JOURNEY - 2015 UK Tour May 8th 2015
Jones' sensitivity and panache enchants the senses". - BBC Music Magazine"Her virtuosity, enthusiasm for the harp, and her gift for showmanship, made this a delightfulperformance. - Daily MailTickets £14 (£12)
Phone:  01982 552555
Website:  http://www.wyeside.co.uk
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Walk of the month
Llanafan, a Common & The River Chwefru
Erris Villa1: Llanafan Church - Chwefru footbridge (15 mins)

Llanafan, a huge parish, was an important monastic centre. The empty hills between here and Llanwrthwl were once well populated. Much evidence of hut circles and stock enclosures reveal busy times in the Bronze and Iron Ages: the Romans had their work cut out subduing these hills. The Red Lion pub has stood here for a thousand years.

In the field to its left is an ancient burial mound. The area has several impressive...
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