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Beyond the Border at Gwledd Food Festival

National Trust Dinefwr, Carmarthenshire. 22-23 June 2019. A feast of storytelling is on offer as part of Gwledd, Dinefwr’s food festival this June.  At the height of midsummer, we celebrate many rich and delicious textures of traditional stories from across the world, featuring some of the… Read more >

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We’re recruiting…

As part of the Beyond the Border’s ongoing commitment to developing and enhancing storytelling in its communities, the Company will be recruiting for a new bi-lingual role, Engagement Co-ordinator / Cydlynydd Ymgysylltu. This role will be delivering local engagement activities throughout the year targeting schools and… Read more >

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Thanks a Lot(ttery)!

Thank you so much to the National Lottery Community Fund Wales and all the lottery players, that’s a lot of people! We are very pleased that we have been awarded nearly £10,000 to run an exciting and innovative pilot project, Slow Motion Selfies, in both Swansea and… Read more >

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BtB 2019 news

Dear BtB Friends and Supporters, We are extremely disappointed and sad to announce that due to circumstances beyond our control Beyond the Border Festival 2019 will no longer take place at St.Donats. Atlantic College are no longer able to host the festival that was planned… Read more >

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BTB2018 Streaming Live!

If you can’t make it to Beyond the Border this weekend at St Donats we will be streaming some of the artists from the Blue Garden. This will be streamed here via Facebook Live only once. We’ve even created a little guide, so if you… Read more >

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BTB Young Storyteller 2018 Competition

Inspired by the weekend? Sunday afternoon in the Story Lounge is when young storytellers aged 8-18 can tell a short story and win a £25.00 cash prize! The Competition will be hosted by Iris Skipworth, winner of the Young Storyteller of The Year 2016. There… Read more >

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BTB’s Open Mic Sessions at the Story Lounge

Coming to the BTB Birthday Barnstormer this weekend? Want to get up and tell a story while you’re there? Here’s your chance. The popular Open Mic Sessions are back at BTB this year. Hosted by some of our favourite storytellers and musicians, these sessions are… Read more >