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Food and Craft trader information pack

Applications are now open for traders interested in selling food, arts and crafts at the 2018 Beyond the Border Birthday Barnstormer. We are expecting around 1,000 participants per day to this year’s event. We are particularly interested in stalls which • enhance the visual appeal of the site… Read more >

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BTB2018 25th Birthday Barnstormer – more info

Beyond the Border Celebrates its 25th Anniversary with weekend Birthday Barnstormer Plus stories inspired by Wales Year of the Sea – pirate tales, Viking myths and stories from across the world 9 & 10 June 2018 Beyond the Border returns to St Donat’s Castle on… Read more >

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Free tickets for volunteers – apply now

The Beyond the Border Barnstormer will be staffed by a dedicated team of Stewards who work a number of shifts over the weekend in return for a free ticket. Tasks include venue stewarding, site patrols, car park, and traffic management duties. It can be a… Read more >


BTB2018 25th Birthday Barnstormer – Tickets on Sale Now!!

Good news – all tickets, including One Day Tickets, now on sale!! Weekend Ticket Sat & Sun, 11.00am-10.00pm each day. Gates open 9.30am   Full Price      Adult  £75 Child £55 Family (2 adults, 2 children under 16) £210 Day Ticket Sat or Sun,11.00am-10.00pm. Gates… Read more >


Beyond the Border 2018!

2018 dates now confirmed – 9/10 JUNE for BTB’s 25th Birthday Barnstormer at St Donats! BtB turns 25 years old in 2018 and we’re busy planning something special: a two-day Birthday Barnstormer at magical St Donats Castle on weekend of June 9 and 10. The… Read more >


Beyond Storytime advent calendar is coming …

Help bring the family together this Christmas with our 24 day Advent Calendar available from 1st Dec, on top of the rest of the stories available in our online library told by some of the world’s best storytellers. Listen to a taste of Christmas… Read more >


Storytelling In Performance Series 2 – Cardiff

Storytelling In Performance Series 2 With ROBIN WILLAMSON, DANIEL MORDEN, TAMAR WILLIAMS…. Storytelling in Performance is a series of free performances by leading storytellers in Wales followed by discussions with the artists. These events are jointly organised by the George Ewart Evans Centre for Storytelling and Beyond the Border. Location:… Read more >


Our AGM on 30th August – open invitation

This is an open invitation to anyone interested in the work of Beyond The Border Storytelling Festival to attend our Annual General Meeting and meet the Trustees. Date: Weds 30th August Time: 6.00pm – 7.30pm Place: Milgi’s Restaurant, 213 City Rd, Cardiff CF24 3JD RSVP… Read more >