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    Here's your chance to learn more about news from the Snowdonia Mountains and Coast area!

    Festival No.6, Portmeirion - 7/8/9/10 September

    It’s only a few weeks until the special sixth anniversary edition of Festival No.6. Here's a link to Rag 'n 'Bone Man's performance at Glastonbury. Tickets are selling fast to join us for the last festival of the summer, to see this incredible artist and over 250 more, in the UK’s most unique festival setting...Buy tickets at www.festivalnumber6.com

    Rag 'n' Bone Man 

    Extend Your Stay - Village accommodation is now sold out for the festival dates, however all No.6 guests are able to book a room either side of the festival dates. If you wish to do so, please call Portmeirion direct on 01766 770000.

    Bangor University Art and Ceramic Collections Guided Tours

    Guided tours of the University’s Art and Ceramic Collections will be held between June and September 2017. Highlights include a mural by Edward Povey in Powis Hall, art and ceramics in the Council Chamber Corridor and a chance to see and learn about works of arts by other renowned artists such as Kyffin Williams, Brenda Chamberlain, Peter Prendergast and Frederick William Hayes.

    The guided tours will start from the foyer of the Main Arts Building, College Road, in English at 11.00am-12.00pm and in Welsh 12.30pm-1.30pm on the following days:- 10th June, 1st July,12th August and 16th September.

    The tours on the 1st July will be led by Artist Jeremy Yates on the subject of ‘The Art of Giving’ and will concentrate on sections of the collection. The tours on the 16th September will be led by David Roberts, previously the University Registrar on ‘Bangor's "Lasting Monument" : the design & history of the Main University Building'.

    If you are interested in attending then booking is necessary as there is a maximum of 15 spaces per tour. To book your place, please contact Storiel by phoning 01248 353 368 or [email protected]

    New Zip World Ride Opens in the Conwy Valley, Snowdonia

    The Zip World Fforest Coaster offers more adventurous opportunities for families looking for that thrilling experience. The coaster is an adaption of a traditional toboggan but runs on rails where you can experience speeds of up to 25mph. 

    The new £1.5m coaster takes you through the forest for an epic 1km journey and is the first of its kind in the UK. You can pre book your tickets by visiting their website.

    Family on the Fforest Coaster Ride at Zip World Fforest 

    Red Bull Hardline 2017

    One of the toughest downhill mountain bike races in the world will take place in Dinas Mawddwy on the 24th of September, 2017.  Last year's racetrack was on the most demanding seen and this year's course won't disappoint. Tickets for Red Bull Hardline are sold out but you can still watch the event on Red Bull TV.

    Gee Atherton at Red Bull Hardline 18_9_16 © Rutger Pauw_Red Bull Content Pool 

    Snowdonia Pass

    Snowdonia Pass is a brand new scheme that's ready to help you save money when you visit the Snowdonia Mountains and Coast area! Many of our best attractions, activity providers and local shops are taking part. So why not explore the offers and visit the Snowdonia Pass website.

    Snowdonia Pass - Cerdyn Eryri