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As a staycation location, Wales has plenty to offer in terms of stunning countryside scenes and seascapes. But if it’s adventure you desire; Mid Wales in particular has a whole host of activities to leave you feeling exhilarated!
Caravan parks across Mid Wales are getting ready to welcome back England-based holiday homeowners safely from Monday 12th April.
The news we have all been waiting for…only a few more sleeps until everyone can return to our fabulous parks (Salop Caravans Sites and Bywater Leisure Parks) from 9am Monday 12th April.
At Salop Caravans sites and Bywater Leisure Parks, we are committed to ensuring the safety and comfort of our owners, holidaymakers, staff, and local communities, as Wales and the UK begins the process of recovery following the coronavirus pandemic.
The world’s first preserved railway celebrated a significant milestone last week, celebrating the 70th anniversary of the first two locomotives purchased by Talyllyn Railway Preservation Society.
After recent communication and guidance from the British Holiday Homes & Parks Association (BH&HPA) and careful consideration from Salop Caravans Sites and Bywater Leisure Parks Ltd the decision has been made to close by midnight 22/03/2020. Until such time is safely to re-open.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway celebrated two milestones at its annual Steam Gala from August 30 to September 1.
The event saw the entry into service of the oldest locomotive to run on the Mid Wales line, following an unprecedented effort by the railway’s mechanical engineering department.
Mid Wales’ talented songwriters and musicians are being invited to submit their original songs and music which could be used as the soundtrack for a new integrated marketing campaign promoting the region as a modern visitor destination.
Talyllyn Railway passed much of its operation over to its Young Members Group (YMG) last weekend.
The popular Mid Wales railway was staffed by many young members who drove and fired the locomotives, worked the blockposts and guarded the trains on Friday and Saturday
Plans to reinstate a bridge over the Montgomery Canal have been submitted to Shropshire Council as part of a major restoration programme.
A major investment has helped open up a Mid Wales tourist attraction to less-able visitors.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway (W&LLR) celebrated the completion of the line’s ‘Disability First’ project at Llanfair Caereinion Station following a £42,500 grant awarded in 2016.