Newtown is the largest town in Powys and is situated in what could be called the bellybutton of Wales. Newtown is a classic example of a market town built on the back of the textiles industry and the Industrial Revolution it benefits from a number of museums and educational resources, the Robert Owen Museum, the Textile Museum, the WH Smith Museum and the Oriel Davis Gallery are all in the centre of town. Slightly further afield there is the Theatr Hafren. Other local highlights include the Andrew Logan Museum the celebrated performance artist/sculptor has a museum in nearby Berriew.
The Thomas Shop at Penybont 16 miles away is a delightful victorian village shop to visit …………… just as it always was, and with The Engine Room Café, (so called because it once housed a steam engine that powered the industrial Laundry for Llandrindod Wells, between 1905 and 1917), It has been refurbished to create a cosy and special atmosphere specialising in light refreshments for people visiting the Shop and Galleries. In good weather teas are served by the river or in one a distinctive living-willow pods.
The National Cycle Collection in Llandrindod Wells houses hundreds of cycles in period settings, including examples from 1819 through to the present day. It also displays rare components and accessories from this period.
Radnorshire's old Shire Hall in Presteigne, formerly the county court, is now the award-winning Judge's Lodging Museum where you can step into the 1870s to discover the world of a most unusual household. Explore the 'upstairs, downstairs' life of the Victorian Judges, their servants and felonious guests.
POR TREC Training
Mar 14-15 2015
Horse development and starting with Jamie Evans
April 6th - May 1st 2015
Ride with Jamie
April 5th - May 1st 2015
Private Lessons with Jamie
May 4th - 8th 2015
May 8 - 10 2015
Rider Biomechanics, Trail Riding and a bit of pampering too
Prepare for the Season ahead
May 11-15 2015
with Alison Jones
Level 3-4 Clinic
June 1-4 2015
with Lyla Cansfield
A four day clinic with the opportunity to trail ride in the stunning surrounding countryside.
Rhythm & Regularity
June 19-21 2015
Rder Biomechanics, Trail riding and a bit of pampering too.
Ride to Music and improve your scores
TREC Training Holiday
Jun 30th - July 5th 2015
Aug 21-23 2015
Rider Biomechanics, trail riding and a bit of pampering too
Sep 7th - 11th 2015
with Sally Brett & Jody Ruysen
for place to place trail riding