Video: Brecon Beacons recognised for starry skies

Brecon Beacons National Park has been given a special 'Dark Sky Reserve' status which recognises the quality of the stargazing in the area.

This time-lapse video shows some of the spectacular night skies that can be seen in the area.

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'Dark Sky' status for Beacons

The Brecon Beacons National Park has become the fifth location in the world - and the first in Wales - to be granted International Dark Sky Reserve status, which protects the quality of star-gazing in the area.