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Path Update
Temporary Closure of Bridge and Diversion - Stage 4
Date alerted:
May 29, 2024
Route:
Newbridge-on-Wye to Builth Wells
There will be a temporary closure of an unsafe bridge from Friday 31st May, for about 3 weeks, whilst Powys County Council carry out emergency Health and Safety works on the Wye Valley Walk between Newbridge and Builth Wells. The What3words location of the bridge is: narrates.march.square. An alternative route is shown on the map. Contact for updates is Martin Davies, Rights of Way and Enforcement Officer for Powys County Council: 07810 156045
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Path Update
Ross on Wye Walking Festival
Date alerted:
September 27, 2024
Route:
Fownhope to Ross-on-Wye
Ross-on-Wye Walking Festival takes place 27th to 29th September 2024. With 28 special interest walks it's a fantastic way to find out about this gorgeous area and meet local people. Covering history, wildlife, farming, environment and even cream teas there's a walk for you!
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News
Path Update
Hay Winter Festival Weekend 2024
Date alerted:
Route:
Glasbury to Hay-on-Wye
Hay Winter Festival returns 28th November - 1st December 2024
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News
Path Update
Hay Festival 23 May- 2June 2024
Date alerted:
May 24, 2023
Route:
Hay-on-Wye to Bredwardine
Hay’s annual literature festival, described by Bill Clinton as "The Woodstock of the mind". Hay Festival – Thursday 25 May to Sunday 4 June 2023. Hay Festival – Thursday 25 May to Sunday 4 June 2023
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Path Update
Hardwicke Brook Bridge Reopens
Date alerted:
July 27, 2022
Route:
Hay-on-Wye to Bredwardine
Good news as we go into Autumn and Winter, the bridge over the Hardwicke Brook (NE of Hay-on-Wye, SW of Priory Farm at Grid Ref SO 2479 4414) has been replaced and the Wye Valley Walk is now fully open. Thanks to Herefordshire Rights of Way team for their efforts to get this bridge installed.
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Path Update
Reopening of the Wye Valley Walk south of Builth Wells
Date alerted:
August 18, 2023
Route:
Builth Wells to Erwood
This section of restricted byway south of Dolfach, BUILTH WELLS LD2 3LZ is now repaired and open for use.
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