Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Gurkha Parade has been cancelled.
With regards to future events, these will be considered alongside Government advice and guidance nearer the time.
Brecon Town Council hosts an annual event whereby the Gurkha Wing (Mandalay) exercises its right under an Honorary Citizenship to parade through the Town.
This is a colourful and memorable occasion and everyone is welcome to attend the parade and watch the cultural performances that follow.
On Sunday, 9th June 2019 the Annual Gurkha Parade took place on the Bulwark and was followed by a celebration of the Twinning of Brecon and Dhampus took place in February 2019.
Unfortunately the wreath laying ceremony at St Mary’s Church, and Parade to the Cathedral on Remembrance Sunday have been cancelled due to the ongoing Pandemic and public safety concerns.
A Service will take place at 11am on Remembrance Day at the Cathedral, though due to restricted numbers attendance is by invite only. However, the Service can be accessed via a live streaming on Brecon Cathedral’s Facebook page.
Thank you for your understanding.
This information will be provided soon
Brecon with Bells On
Due to the ongoing Pandemic and rules and regulations in place, with public safety the priority, Brecon With Bells On 2020 has unfortunately been cancelled. Brecon will still be very festive though as the Christmas Lights will go ahead and there will be a Christmas window competition as usual. We look forward to being back next year for Brecon with Bells On 2021. Here’s a picture of some of our Town Councillors having fun whilst working hard to make last year’s Brecon with Bells On such a success. A virtual lights switch on event will A virtual lights switch on event took place on Brecon Town Council’s Facebook page on 21st November 2020 at 5:40pm, the footage can be found here. The Christmas Window competition winners will also be announced on Facebook earlier that afternoon.
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