With less than a year to go until the National Urdd Eisteddfod comes to Caerphilly county borough, a special ‘declaration festival’ will be held in Caerphilly to mark the countdown next month.
An arts festival with the intriguing name Velvet Coalmine will be springing up in venues around Blackwood this September.
Really exciting news, to celebrate BikePark Wales' first birthday we will be opening the first of two completely new trails for 2014 on Sunday August 24th.
Great Bank Holiday Weekend planned for everybody at Bleanavon
2014 marks 100 years since the start of The First World War. The people of The Valleys, alongside the people from across the rest of the UK, played a major part in the conflict. Now, The Valleys are remembering the stories from home and abroad - come and discover these local stories.
We have 100's of great walks - the 10th Annual Wales Valleys Walking Festival is the best way to explore the landscape, the towns and discover fascinating facts and history as all walks are lead by enthusiastic, knowledgeable experts - a great reason to plan a holiday in The Valleys!
The Valleys really is a mecca for Mountain Biking - we have routes for the young and more mature - beginners and the high level competitors. Pop your bike on the car, pick up your helmet (or hop on a train) and you can rapidly be exploring some of the UK's best routes.