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SYNERGY CONCERT

This is a sneak peek of what you are in for if you come and see Synergy at The Clarence Hall this Saturday. Tickets are selling fast – get them from Webbs or The Pantry.

SEASON OF FUNDRAISING EVENTS FOR HALL

An ambitious “season” of fundraising events for Crickhowell Clarence Hall’s renovation fund is about to get underway. The Trustees have announced two big concerts, with all proceeds going to the fund, and with another one being planned for the summer while final details are sorted. Several other organisations have pledged their support and are organising…

PLANS TO CREATE NEW OFFICES/BUSINESS UNITS AT THE CLARENCE HALL GET THE GO-AHEAD

Five new business units are to be created at Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall under a scheme which was approved last week by the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority. The house adjoining Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall will be converted into a business hub, complete with communal kitchen, shower, WCs and WIFI and will be suitable as office accommodation…

OPEN DAY SUCCESS

A huge “Thank You” to all those people who turned out for our open day today. Our trustees unveiled our proposals for refurbishing Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall, using plans and an animated “fly-through” of what the building could look like. We also gathered feedback from a steady stream of visitors. Last week, the Trustees revealed that…

CLARENCE HALL OPEN DAY – SUNDAY MARCH 10TH

An opportunity for people to come and see our plans for the refurbishment of Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall. 12-4pm.  

CLARENCE HALL WON’T LAST THREE YEARS WITHOUT REPAIR, SAY TRUSTEES

We have some important news about Crickhowell’s Clarence Hall and our plans for a major refurbishment of the building. The Trustees have carried out a review of the Hall and we have come to the conclusion that without major repairs now, Clarence Hall will cease to function as a community event venue in less than…

LORD HIGH SHERIFF OF POWYS VISITS CLARENCE HALL

We were delighted to welcome the Lord High Sheriff of Powys, David Price, and his wife, Elaine, to Crickhowell.  He came to see for himself how the town won the Great British High Street competition. We took our guests on a tour of The Corn Exchange and on to Crickhowell’s next big challenge, Clarence Hall. …

Crickhowell in Downing Street

Our Chair of Trustees, Dean Christy represented Crickhowell at the Saint David’s Day Reception in Downing Street.  He met the Prime Minister and The Welsh Secretary and spread the word about the town’s achievements with The Corn Exchange, the Great British High Street campaign and now The Clarence Hall project.

FIRST LOOK AT CLARENCE HALL PLANS

Here are the first architect’s impressions of how The Clarence Hall could look in the future. Trustees of Hall have approved a major project to refurbish the building and turn it into “the biggest and finest event venue in Crickhowell.” The plans were presented to them, and The Clarence Hall’s new Patron, Dame Shân Legge-Bourke,…

DIRTY VEGAN COMES TO CRICKHOWELL

Another packed night for The Clarence Hall when Book-ish Bookshop brought Dirty Vegan Author, Matt Pritchard of Dirty Sanchez fame to town.  250 people packed into the Hall to hear Matt tell Lynne Albutt tales of pranks, hyper-fitness and Veganism.  And he signed hundreds of books, too.    

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