Not too long ago we made a go to to Brecon. This isn’t removed from us, in case anybody was getting carried away in regards to the risk that I might need been travelling once more. It’s in Wales, in the Brecon Beacons, just lately re-christened Bannau Brycheiniog.
We went to see an exhibition of work by David Jones, on the library, museum and artwork gallery (Y Gaer), which seems to be like this from the entrance.
However this from the again:
It’s all very effectively revived and up to date, however up to now, you might be considering, so municipal. What’s fascinating about that?
Nicely, we parked the automotive and had a wander. (I’m teasing you now…)
Nicely, what I didn’t count on on this municipal place was this:
What a deal with! And that is municipal planting. Somebody has performed us proud.
Charles discovered a bench which he instantly wished certainly one of.
although there have been a number of and this wasn’t dangerous both
The library appeared dramatic from right here:
And the planting went around the constructing
Charles set to work:
I’m wondering should you’re shocked as a result of that is strange stuff the place you come from? Our municipal efforts normally appear like this:
I don’t know what Brecon’s planting appeared like earlier in the summertime, and these are perennials, so there could possibly be no fast shuffle of crops because the season adjustments. (I hope) Perhaps early summer time was a bit uninteresting?
And there have been deader bits, simply to hearten us gardeners,
However not dangerous! It was a 90% delight. And it’s so good to see a townscape complement its context:
Congratulations Brecon. And the Wealthy Brothers, I perceive.
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