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Year of Legends 2017
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Land of Bards And Singers
A FREE exhibition celebrating the Land of Bards and Singers is open at Rhondda Heritage Park, the Museum of Welsh Mining, until the end of March.
Food Adventures in Wales
FOOD Adventure has teamed up with BBC Food and Farming Best Producer for the UK 2016/17 Charcutier Ltd to offer some uniquely tasty opportunities to learn about butchery and charcuterie in 2017.
New Mining Craft Apprentice Opportunities at Big Pit
Big Pit is introducing a new apprenticeship scheme aimed at providing the next generation of staff for the world-famous mining museum.
New Attraction For Rhondda Heritage Park in 2017
An exciting new simulator ride is set to open at Rhondda Heritage Park in 2017, enhancing the already popular Black Gold Experience.
Father Christmas arrives in style at Big Pit National Coal Museum
Want to see something different this Christmas? Ever thought that Father Christmas only went down chimneys? Think again!
Nos Galan Park And Ride
All roads will quite literally lead to Mountain Ash this New Year’s Eve, with more than 1,500 people set to take part in the annual Nos Galan Road Races.
Pioneering marketing campaign heads for a photo-finish in the Valleys
An exciting new campaign by ‘The Valleys That Changed The World’ project is about to hit industrial heritage sites in the Valleys. Aimed at taking visitors on an adventure - it uses photo-boards and social media to engage people with ‘pioneers’ from the Industrial Revolution.
Take A Trip To Santa’s Toy Mine
Planning on taking the children to visit Father Christmas? Come along to our Santa’s Toy Mine at Rhondda Heritage Park, where a magical adventure awaits you around every corner.
‘The Story of Frost, Williams and Jones – Three Welsh Transported Political Convicts’
A FREE Lecture at Big Pit National Coal Museum, Saturday 12 November, 1.30pm.
Boxing Day Swim At Lido Ponty
Lido Ponty, the National Lido of Wales, will once again open its doors for a Boxing Day Swim.
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