News & Features

  • Crickhowell Town Council Announces Action on long standing eyesore

    26-02-2015

    Crickhowell Town Council has today announced the extraordinary decision to contract with a local sub-contractor to repair the wall on New Road that retains the ramp up to one of St. Edmond’s Church’s entrances. This decision was taken by the Town Council to ensure the safety and stability of the wall. For over 12 months, […]

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  • First of 2015 in Oriel CRiC Gallery

    24-02-2015

    The first exhibition of 2015 in the Oriel CRiC Gallery in Crickhowell is proving very popular with visitors to the gallery The paintings concerned with a small area of mountain landscape seen from Tony Tribe’s studio window in Blaenavon, and painted intermittently over the last 25 years, have attracted much attention. Suzette Pratten, who curates […]

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  • ‘We are at War’ – a World War Two event performance

    20-02-2015

    The High School Performing Arts Department in association with Year 12 Performing Arts Group are inviting you to ‘Join Up’ at Clarence Hall on Weds 25th, Thurs 26th and Fri 27th February. Dig out your 1940s fashions and come along and get involved! Tickets (£10, concessions £6) are now on sale in the school office […]

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  • Singing for St David during Crickhowell Walking Festival

    13-02-2015

    The Crickhowell Walking Festival will be promoting Wales in more ways than one in their forthcoming St. David’s Day concert on March 1st, at 7.30pm in St. Edmund’s Church, Crickhowell.

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  • This inaugural concert of the newly formed Friends of Cwmdu Music by the Sterling Trio.

    03-02-2015

    The Trio was formed at the Royal Northern College of Music in 2006, and has since established itself as an exciting, innovative and engaging chamber ensemble. Their unique combination of instruments – complemented by bass clarinet, piccolo and alto flute – boasts an extensive and eclectic repertoire encompassing music from the Renaissance to the present […]

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  • Art, conversation and coffee…what could be better?

    01-02-2015

    The paintings concerned with a small area of mountain landscape seen from Tony Tribe’s studio window in Blaenavon, and painted intermittently over the last 25 years, the vibrant colour palette of the still life paintings by Claire Lovell, new deliveries of sculpture by David England and ceramics by Jason Braham all add to the mix […]

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  • Inspirational events at Crickhowell Walking Festival

    29-01-2015

    Crickhowell Walking Festival is not just for walkers there is a full programme of Inspirational Events

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  • Crickhowell Open Art Competition: Call for Entries

    09-01-2015

    The extraordinary success of the first Crickhowell Open Art competition in 2014 has led to the Oriel CRiC Gallery once again offering the opportunity to artists from far and wide to exhibit in an exhibition launched during the annual Crickhowell Open Studio weekend.  It adds an exciting dimension during this vibrant weekend of art across […]

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  • Drop In Family History sessions at Crickhowell Library

    10-12-2014

    Do you need help with family history research? Would you like to learn how to make better use of the library’s online genealogical resources? Advice is available on the first Friday of the month, between 10.30am and 11.30am, at the library. Please feel welcome to drop in for a chat and find out what the […]

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  • TFSR Cymru are now recruiting

    07-12-2014

    Do you have some spare time? Would you like to learn new skills? Your help will make a difference to the people in Africa. We have lots of ways for you to help including – tool collecting and refurbishing sewing machine refurbishing fund raising and promoting the organisation within the community running stalls and traditional craft […]

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