See gallery of photos below recording the ancient Welsh tradition of Hen Galan that was celebrated in style on Saturday night in Caerleon. The Mari Lywd made an appearance and was welcomed warmly to great applause in the White Hart Inn. There followed a torch lit procession over the bridge to finish outside the Bell […]
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With the world in turmoil best advice is to concentrate on local events over which we have some influence. Now, more than ever, this is the case. The “Trumpocene” age promises uncertainty and unpredictability. The Caerleon Festival promises enjoyment and celebration. What can we do? Look forward to Caerleon Festival events throughout the year and […]
Following the “Christmas in Caerleon” celebrations on Saturday, 10th December when the Leader of the Council, Debbie Wilcox, chose “Flaunt” as the “Best Dressed Shop in Caerleon”, an award ceremony took place on Wednesday, 21st at the shop. Tim Davidson, Chair of the Caerleon Festival and member of the Caerleon Tourism Forum presented the […]
Gloom and rain did not deter – they came in search of “bounty” and were not disappointed. Cheese, cakes, confection and curry; Italian, Thai, Welsh and honey; veg. preserves and pies; beer and ale both dark and pale; cider and wine well mulled; crafts in silver, steel, fabric and wood: wherever you looked there was something good, including gifts from the bee; carols […]
Belshazzar’s Feast – St. Cadoc’s Church, Monday 5th. December A welcome return to Caerleon from Paul and Paul, but their first performance in the Church. A seasonal cocktail of humour and musicianship created an intimate atmosphere in an imposing building. Paul Sartin’s voice captivated and his dexterity with a trio of instruments complemented Paul Hutchinson’s dazzling […]