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Tregaron Town Information

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A small market town in the Teifi Valley, Tregaron has a timeless air and was the birthplace in 1812 of non-conformist preacher Henry Richard, founder the Peace Union.

He is immortalised by a bronze statue sculpted by Albert Toft.

The town was once a meeting place for sheep drovers and is noted for its annual festival of harness racing.

Nearby lies the Cors Caron nature reserve, a wetland peat bog of international importance.

The Welsh version of Robin Hood - Twm Sion Cati – took his first breath in Tregaron and is reputed to have used local mountain caves as hideaways. 
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Tregaron Photo © Stephen McKay
Tregaron - Photo: Stephen McKay CCL