News & Features

  • New exhibition for autumn in the oriel cric gallery


    With the arrival of autumn, the oriel CRiC gallery features a selection of work from Richard Bavin’s Lea and Paget’s Wood series – ‘A Year in the Life of an Ancient Woodland’ alongside that of The Picturemakers – a collective of visual artists working in Mid-Wales.  Work by a number of respected regional exhibitors has […]


  • World Field Target Shooting at Glanusk, 21-23 September


    This is the first time that Wales has hosted the Championship which sees competitors from 29 countries taking part. In recent years Wales has been very successful at Field Target Shooting, the current World Champion being Jack Harris and the Welsh team gained third place in Portugal in 2016. Visitors are welcome to come to […]


  • The Square Pegs come to Crickhowell


    For one week only, The CRiC Studio, Beaufort Street Crickhowell, will be showing the work of West Wales artists and makers ‘Square Pegs.’ Well known for quirky, innovative exhibitions, the group are showing work which they hope will raise a smile, provoke some thought and tickle the imagination. The range of work on show includes […]


  • Creative workshops at CRic


    This autumn sees the start of a series of creative workshops at CRiC. Please click on the images below for more information or contact the gallery at for further information.


  • A taste of Wales at CRiC


    In the centre of Crickhowell, CRiC not only welcomes visitors with information on walks and visitor attractions, but the attractive retail area also stocks a range of uniquely Welsh items to tempt visitors. Alongside the selection of books, cards and gifts, CRiC champions local and regional small producers. Coffee lovers can stock up on the […]


  • Louise Collis returns to the CRiC Studio

      The  next exhibition for 2017 by popular artist Louise Collis is  at The CRiC studio in Crickhowell. It runs from 26 August to 1st September 2017. It includes paintings of the Brecon Beacons, Valleys, the Welsh coast as well as Devon and Cornwall. Her range of cards and prints will also be available.  She […]


  • Dyfed Powys are recruiting Police Community Support Officers (PCSO’s).


    Becoming a PCSO is a challenging and rewarding career, but it is not just any job. The officers appointed will work directly with and make a very positive contribution to communities across Dyfed-Powys. Policing with the Community is at the very centre of everything we do as a police service and as such, it is […]


  • Invest in your health for FREE


    A new 6 week programme of presentations, group work and discussions to help you maintain and improve your health and wellbeing is starting at the War Memorial Health Centre on Monday 25th September. You can learn how to change your life and take control, improve your mood and become more mindful. Learn new skills, manage […]


  • A busy summer for CRiC in Crickhowell


    CRiC is experiencing a busy and exciting holiday season welcoming many visitors to Crickhowell and promoting all the area has to offer.  With information on walks and visitor attractions and volunteers with great local knowledge on hand to advise, it is the ideal first stop when visiting this charming town.  Black Mountain Roast Coffee, Nomnom […]


  • Torfaen Art Factory exhibit in Crickhowell


    The Torfaen Art Factory came into existence when a group of talented people were inspired to promote and exhibit their work. Starting with a few modest local exhibitions they now have regular local exhibitions as well as several large exhibitions each year. Their  members have grown not only in numbers but in experience and skills. Denise […]