BBNPA is recruiting a part-time (22.2hrs a week) Community Development Officer – fixed-term 2-year contract, £23,111-£24,463pa pro-rata. The role includes organising and leading lifelong learning and awareness outdoor activities with a range of excluded groups at various locations in and surrounding the National Park. One of the Essential requirements is Walking Group Leader or Mountain … Read more
Do you use paths in Cardiff for walking, by wheelchair, cycling, horse riding – or just getting outdoors? Cardiff Council’s Public Rights of Way team need your help with ideas and views about the current and future Rights of Way Improvement Plan (ROWIP). The consultation closes next month.
Mid Wales businesses are being encouraged for their views on the future of the region’s economy and what can be done to boost growth. The Growing Mid Wales Partnership, an amalgamation of public, private and voluntary sector organisations set up to strengthen the region’s economy, has commissioned consultants to help develop an economic action plan … Read more
Great to see some users proudly displaying SWOAPG vehicle cards at Dinas car park today to show their entitlement to use the Sychryd gorge… …but disappointing to see other providers (to whom they have been issued) not displaying them. Please help the NRW Concordat scheme to work effectively by displaying your vehicle cards whenever you’re … Read more
The following message about an event in Bristol on 19 Sep may be of interest to any providers working with clients who have sight impairment: Hello there I am just writing in case the following event is of interest to your members: https://sensing-nature.com/news/adventure-nature The afternoon event will be held in Bristol on Wednesday 19th September 2018, … Read more
SWOAPG has received the following message from the Environment Agency, the navigation authority for the Wye downstream of Hay: “If the current hot, dry spell persists and ecological damage becomes a significant risk (such as canoeists, on stretches where there is insufficient depth, getting out and walking, trampling gravels etc), it may become necessary to … Read more
Beware of road repairs on the Pontneddfechan-Ystradfellte road for the next few days: there are currently 10 large strips where the road surface has been stripped away leaving sharp edges, some on blind corners (see attached picture). Thanks Steffan Davies for the info. Take care out there!
A message from BBNPA about some events at the Pontneddfechan Gunpowder Works: "As you’ve shown interest in the Gunpowder Works project in the past, I wanted to forward you the attached details of three upcoming activities and events at the Gunpowder Works. "The first is a reminiscence day on Sunday 15th July where we are … Read more
2 important notices from Brecon Beacons National Park Authority: Minibuses in Pontneddfechan "We have had complaints that some minibuses are being driven at an irresponsible speed from Dinas down the village, particularly in the area just up from the Dinas bridge where people and children are often around." This is clearly a sensitive issue about … Read more
Information from Brecon Beacons National Park Authority: “The female changing area in the Cwm Porth car park is in urgent need of repair work. From today, Monday 09-07-18, with the help of our Princes trust volunteers we will be commencing with the urgent work that is required. We will be removing the screens that are … Read more