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Customer Update on Coronavirus

(Updated at 13.30 on 31-03-20) As part of our enduring commitment to the health and safety of our customers, employees and the communities we serve, we are now closed until further notice. This closure includes our Park, Visitor Centre, Cafe, Campsite and Golf Course....

Keeping our Ducks, Swans & Geese Healthy

All over the country you see people visiting their local waterways armed with a bag of bread to feed the ducks, but did you know that feeding bread to ducks and other birds is actually really bad for them? Here’s why: Ducks and other water birds need a varied diet to...

Coronavirus Update for Visitors

We are sorry but we have had to make the decision to close Parc Bryn Bach to vehicle access from Monday 23rd March 2020 in response to the Covid-19 outbreak. The park will remain open to pedestrian visitors, but our Visitor Centre, Cafe and Golf Course will be closed...

Parc Bryn Bach Set to Become an Official Local Nature Reserve

It was announced today that Parc Bryn Bach is set to become an official Local Nature Reserve, one of five such sites designated by Blaenau Gwent Council across the county borough. The BGCBC Executive Committee today approved the new sites, recognising that these are...

It’s About Time – Earth Hour 2020

Head4Arts will be holding free family friendly events to celebrate Earth Hour on Saturday 28th March 2020 at four fantastic locations throughout the eastern Heads of the Valleys area.  Each event will offer a creative exploration of climate change using storytelling,...

Work Set to Begin on our New Play Area

Work is due to begin this week on our new adventure play area at Parc Bryn Bach!   The existing play area will be dismantled at the end of this week, and then we will have lots of exciting new play equipment and specialist flooring which will be installed over the...

Exciting Play Area Development at Parc Bryn Bach

Our plans to improve the facilities at Parc Bryn Bach with a new Adventure Play Area and Bunkhouse accommodation are off to a flying start this year.  Following on from the community engagement sessions we held last year to find out what kind of things children wanted...

Exciting News for 2020

We are delighted to announce that we will be improving the facilities at Parc Bryn Bach with a new Adventure Playground and Bunkhouse. Check out our website in the coming weeks for more information.

Parc Bryn Bach to Receive £500,000 in Welsh Government Funding

We are set to receive £500,000 funding to improve our bunkhouse and visitor centre, provide a new wooden play area and improve active travel routes linking the park to local communities. Parks and heritage sites across Wales will receive a share of more than £6.6...

Parc Bryn Bach Wins Green Flag Award

Keep Wales Tidy has unveiled this year’s Green Flag Award winners – the international mark of a quality park or green space – and we’re thrilled to announce that Parc Bryn Bach is one of them! This year 221 parks and green spaces have met the high standards needed to...

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