Tag Archives: Brecon

Emergency service for Facebooker

A DUMBFOUNDED Facebook user from Mid Wales called 999 after experiencing problems with the social networking site’s new look. Brecon shop owner Peter Casaru called emergency services when he was unable to navigate his way around the controversial new layout … Continue reading

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Big Bad Wolf costs OAP £11k

A PENSIONER is threatening legal action against an insurance company who won’t pay out on a Big Bad Wolf policy.

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Jazz fans are turning black, says historian

HISTORIAN David Starkey has called for the Brecon Jazz Festival to be scrapped – amid fears the annual celebration of black American culture could bring London style riots to the sleepy market town.

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Lights out for Jazz fans

BRECON Jazz organisers plan to dupe visitors to this year’s festival with an extra special ‘performance’ by a Scandinavian jazz ensemble. Quirky Danish trio Phronesis are being billed as one of this year’s ‘must-see’ acts for their much-anticipated Pitch Black … Continue reading

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Better late than never

A PENSIONER has organised a peaceful protest against the ‘militarisation’ of a Mid Wales mountain range – more than 70 years after the Army took over the land. Harley Simpson feels it’s still not too late to let his feelings … Continue reading

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