JOHN MORRIS - GRAZIER, THE BLACK MOUNTAINS
John Morris started sheep farming in 1968 just outside Crickhowell.
Only in America could an art school be imagined as a form of utopia, yet that is precisely how Black Mountain
College (1933-1956) lingers in the memory.
HUNDREDS of tonnes of heather cuttings and crushed stone are being airlifted by helicopter to the top of the Black Mountains
' highest hill in a bid to repair a damaged peat bog and a popular walking route.
May 2-5, Talgarth Walking festival - guided walks and events in and around Talgarth and the Black Mountains
, www.talgarthwalkingfestival.org ?
"The incredible Midlake make their long-awaited Green Man debut as the latest mouth-watering addition to what promises to be a truly classic line-up in the Black Mountains
What about a trial Lesson at the Black Mountains
Gliding Club, Talgarth?
It is in a lovely south-facing valley opposite a nature reserve and at the foot of the Black Mountains
LACE up your boots for a trek up the Black Mountains
for cancer nurses.
WELSH international Yanto Barker believes the Iron Mountain Sportif and Tour of the Black Mountains
this year will be both a great family event as well as being a huge test for the most experienced riders.
There is something for every level of walker, whether you are happy trekking all day across the tops of the Black Mountains
and Brecon Beacons or would rather keep to paths and the lower slopes.
The two event organisers, Bill Owen, founder of the Iron Mountain Sportif, and Nick Bourne, organiser of the Tour of the Black Mountains
, have merged their events under the Festival's banner.