Inspiring Easter in Llanidloes

Easter Saturday in Llanidloes looks like eggtraspecially interesting! The Charter market is hosting all day events in Great Oak Street. L’armoire are holding a vintage tea party fundraising for Marie Curie Cancer Care. The Minerva Arts Centre has a brand new quilt exhibition “On The Edge”. 

At Nant Yr Arian, there are Easter trails and junior ranger days. Easter egg trails are also taking place at Powis Castle and Gregynog. 

 

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Spring is in the air (rugby, lambs, daffodils)

6 nations … If you want to enjoy some good atmosphere, head to any of the local pubs to watch the rugby.

St David’s day is March 1st and the daffodils are getting ready to bloom for the occasion.

If you fancy a taste of Wales, this is a great time to visit, lambs arriving, daffodils blooming and the days are getting longer for walking. If your from Wales, living away, why not take a trip to the homeland? Stay with us at Dan Y Coed![singlepic id=26 w=320 h=240 float=left][singlepic id=25 w=320 h=240 float=right]

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Romantic February…

Snuggle up by the fireside, bracing walks through forests and over the hills, send a letter home from this post box, 50 yards from Dan Y Coed. Stay for Valentines day and receive a love spoon, a Welsh symbol of never ending love….

 

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Calling all romantics and bargain hunters..read on…

First of all….January SALE… book three nights in January and get a forth free!

INCIDENTALLY – and for all romantics out there…January 25th is St. Dwynwen’s day. She is the patron saint of lovers in Wales. After her own love denied by her father’s jealously and her lover’s anger and violence, Dywnwen sort refuge in a chapel on Anglesey. She died in 460AD after a lifetime of giving advice to couples. Any romantics staying at Dan Y Coed Cottage on this weekend will be gifted with a welsh love spoon. Maybe someone has a special question to ask? St Dwynwen’s Day at Dan Y coed – how romantic!!!

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Happy Christmas from Dan Y Coed

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Wishing everyone a lovely Christmas and Happy New Year. Nadolig Llawen Pawb. Thank you to all the lovely visitors who have stayed during our first year. Diolch yn fawr.

Check out our blog regarding January Sales on the 1st (All 3 night stays during January will have an extra night for free!)

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Christmas is heading this way – fancy an escape?

Things to see and do in December while at Dan Y Coed…

1st December: switch on of christmas lights, santa and street stalls

8th December: Llanidloes Charter Market at Christmas – open till 8pm

Daily: arts and craft sale at the Minerva Arts Centre

16th December: Aladin at Gregynog Hall

5th-8th December: Horrible Histories at Theatre Hafren

15th December: Christmas wreath making at the Elan Valley

22nd December: Carol sing song Montgomery Town Hall

23rd December: Christingle service at St Idloes

Magical Christmas Tours of Abbey Cwm Hir as featured on the BBC. All 52 rooms are decorated for Christmas

Christmas Party Nights at Maes Mawr Hall

Santa’s Workshop Weekends at Silver Mountain Experience

Events for Christmas at Nant Yr Arian

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November Nights at Dan Y Coed/Special Offer

There are plenty of lovely days and evenings to be had to brighten the dark November nights and onset of winter:

3rd November – Ceildleh at the Minerva Arts Centre, no charge, donations to charity. Get on your dancing shoes, ready for a good ole shin dig!

5th November – at lantern lit walk across the kennel field to the Rotary Bonfire, hog roast and fireworks – donations to the Rotary club

26th November- a day of flower arranging, cookery, 2 course lunch at Gregynog Hall £30 p/p

Theatre Hafren has a fantastic Novemebr programme: Comedy with Jeremy Hardy and Clever Peter; Off the ball for footie fans; Dan Snow for historians and A Midsummer Night’s Dream for Shakespeare Lovers.

Dan Y Coed has a special offer to tempt you away from home to our cosy fireside: stay three nights, get a forth free. Call 0r email Lisa 01686 413487 to book 4 nights in November.

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Autumn colours are arriving, October 2012

These beautiful acers at Powis Castle made a display of colour. The Beech trees behind Dan Y Coed are just turning too. Visiting Powis castle? Stay at Dan Y Coed, only 35 minutes away.[singlepic id=21 w=320 h=240 float=]

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Roses in June

In case you missed the roses back in the summer, here they are in all their glory!

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Hello from DanYCoed!

Welcome to the blog of DanYCoed self catering holiday cottage. This is our first post. We will be blogging about events happening in and around mid Wales, keeping you up to date as to what we’re doing and hopefully make it fun.

Feel free to explore the site and keep coming back to see what updates we’ll be doing.!

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