International Women’s Day – 8th March 2019
In association with the Brecon Women’s Festival, Theatr Brycheiniog is hosting an evening of talks from Wales’ most inspiring and adventurous women. Celebrating curiosity, challenges and our natural environment. Featuring Ruth Pickvance and Sian Sykes.
The beauty and challenges of the Welsh landscape pull in artists, writers and those who want the outdoor life. Champion runnier and former teacher Ruth Pickvance is combining many of those from her home in Abergavenny where she’s encouraging others to take to the hills.
Original article: BY ARTHUR WILLIAMS ON 14TH JANUARY 2019 A former British champion and international mountain runner is set to transform the experience of the great outdoors in Wales. Ruth Pickvance, who has raced around the world, is using an inspiring heritage setting in the Black Mountains to explore Black Mountains Borders Country landscape through literature, photography and a…