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12/07/2016  Summer events at Big Pit National Coal Museum

From Monday 25 July until Friday 5 August, (Monday- Friday only) 12pm-4pm, Miners’ Fortnight, which was the highlight of the summer for coalfield communities, will be awash with activities for children including, games, dressing up and crafts.

11/07/2016  Big Welsh Bite 2016

The Welsh Food Festival is back this summer, celebrating all the culinary delights from around the country.

28/06/2016  RCT Football Fanzone

The Fanzone will be situated at Ynysangharad War Memorial Park, Pontypridd, and will open to the public at 6.30pm on Friday, July 1.

25/06/2016  Explore The Valleys that Changed the World

The Industrial Revolution of the late 18th and 19th centuries was largely fuelled by the minerals hidden beneath the hills of South Wales. Thousands of people from across rural Wales, the rest of Britain and further afield flocked to find work in the South Wales Valleys' great iron, steel, copper, tinplate and coal industries and the ports along the Severn Estuary.

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Exhilarating MountainBiking

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.

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Explore with Teenagers

We’ve all been there – we want to do something as a family but “The Teenagers” don’t want to do anything that you suggest! Well – The Valleys may well have the answer to great, whole family, days out. Everything from kayaking and surfing to paintball, assault course and high rope adventures.

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The Valleys provide a fantastic landscape for a whole host of adventures. In this video our teenage family picks up the challenge of archery, kayaking and climbing as well as fitting in a visit to Cyfathfa Castle and Park and a bit of camping! Loads of ideas for your next adventure!