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25/03/2015  BikePark Wales "Trail Crew on Call"

A light hearted look behind the scenes with the great team of trail builders at BikePark Wales.

16/03/2015  Partial Solar Eclipse Event

A partial eclipse is where a percentage of the Sun is covered by the Moon. On March 20th, 2015 at 8.23am, a partial eclipse will begin and at 9.28am, the Sun will be approximately 86 per cent covered, meaning, in RCT, we can enjoy spectacular views.

11/03/2015  The Royal Mint Visitor Centre approved

Plans for a £7.7m Visitor Centre at The Royal Mint - the only one of its kind in the world - have been given the go-ahead by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council.

27/02/2015  New Black trail “50 shades of black” opens this Friday 27th February at BikePark Wales

BikePark Wales are excited to announce that our newest trail “50 shades of black” will open this Friday 27th February. “50 shades” is our longest and gnarliest black trail to date with a classic Welsh mix of rock, roots and mud.

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Explore Dr Who film sets

Did you know that The Valleys have had a starring role in Dr Who since 1973 when The Green Death was filmed at sites in Brynmawr and Deri? If you are looking for something to do this weekend then get out and explore some of the film sets - castles, cinemas, country parks and manor houses to mention a few!!

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Ideas for a wet weekend

Rain is the "liquid sunshine" that gives The Valleys its a beautiful green landscape but never think that it's an excuse for not going out! Here are some ideas of places to visit even in the rain - indeed, some are best visited when the rain has been falling. Whatever the weather - get out and explore The Valleys soon.

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Mountain Biking

The Valleys really is a mecca for Mountain Biking - we have routes for the young and more mature - beginners and the high level competitors. Pop your bike on the car, pick up your helmet (or hop on a train) and you can rapidly be exploring some of the UK's best routes this weekend.