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23 February 2018Announcing the 100 day countdown to the Urdd Eisteddfod
Announcing the 100 day countdown to the Urdd Eisteddfod

Competitions in the Pig Sheds? Tarmac paths around the field? Beautiful views of the Welsh countryside? Yes, the Urdd Eisteddfod on the Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells is on the horizon!

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7 February 2017Valentine’s Day #LoveRoyalWelsh give-away
Valentine’s Day #LoveRoyalWelsh give-away

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d share some love.

Are you one of the many happy couples who have meet at one of our Royal Welsh events? We’d love to know more about your story and you could win a pair of tickets to spend a romantic day together at the 2017 Royal Welsh Show.

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24 January 2017Tour of Britain finish boosted local economy
Tour of Britain finish boosted local economy

A prestigious cycle race which finished in Powys for the first time last year boosted the local economy by over £500,000, an official report has revealed.

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24 January 2017Welsh shearers head to New Zealand for the World Championships
Welsh shearers head to New Zealand for the World Championships

Wales’ top shearers have made their way to New Zealand ahead of next month’s World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships.

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24 August 2016Olympic medal-winning cyclists to ride Tour of Britain
Olympic medal-winning cyclists to ride Tour of Britain

Three British Olympic medal-winning cyclists will be in Powys next month as the county gears up for the return of the UK’s biggest cycle race.

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17 August 2016Win pair of VIP tickets for Tour of Britain stage finish
Win pair of VIP tickets for Tour of Britain stage finish

Residents and cycling enthusiasts in Powys could find themselves right in touching distance of Tour of Britain riders as they sprint towards the finish line if they enter a fantastic competition.

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11 August 2016Powys gets ready to host its first Tour of Britain stage finish
Powys gets ready to host its first Tour of Britain stage finish

The Tour of Britain, the UK’s biggest cycle race, will see cycling’s elite return to the county in less than four weeks when the race finishes at the Royal Welsh Showground on Wednesday 7 September.

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8 August 2016Take part in cycling sportive
Take part in cycling sportive

Cycling enthusiasts across Powys have the opportunity to take part in a sportive next month, on the day Britain’s biggest professional cycle race returns to the county.

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