Brecon


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Brecon

(ˈbrɛkən) or

Brecknock

n
1. (Placename) a town in SE Wales, in Powys: textile and leather industries. Pop: 7901 (2001)
2. (Placename) short for Breconshire
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Bishop of Swansea and Brecon John Davies' enthronement ceremony will take place at Brecon Cathedral on December 2.
WHY not come and visit Brecon Mountain Railway for a great day out?
The soldier, who has not been identified, was found injured and unconscious on Lion Street in Brecon, Powys, at about 1am yesterday.
Tenders are invited for Supply Destination PR for the Brecon Beacons Marketing Coordination Group
When little Brecon Vaughan mingled with celebrities at the Pride of Britain Awards, his proud parents had to give him a helping hand.
AN INVESTIGATION is under way after two military personnel died in soaring temperatures during a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons.
Two servicemen have died while taking part in a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons in Wales.
The Brecon Beacons National Park in south Wales, UK, has had the title, International Dark Sky Reserve, bestowed upon it.
Jolly, swimming in the 3km race for 19 to 24-year-olds went away with Matthew Brecon (Loughborough) from the other swimmers in the race and together they swam a steady pace for the first two laps of the three-lap race.
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall were greeted by more than 100 cheering children as they arrived in Brecon.
Brecon Pharmaceuticals has appointed Peter Belden as managing director.
The impetus is the Brecon Jazz Festival, three days of fine music, starting on Friday, in the exquisite surroundings of this Welsh market town, surrounded by hills and babbling brooks.