So it does snow in Gower!

Snow Scene from Barcud Lodge

We had always been told that it never snows in Gower. Well, it did! When the ‘Beast from the East’ struck the north west corner of Gower in early March, Broughton was virtually cut off.  We didn’t arrive until most of the snow had melted, but it was easy to…

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Now it really is EPIC

It’s official – the view of Worm’s Head at Rhossili really is an epic sight! The Visit Wales ‘EPIC’ installation arrived at Rhossili in time for the Bank Holiday weekend.  The giant mirrored letters, 4m high, have been travelling round Wales promoting the best that Wales can offer.  The installation is designed…

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Great August Bank Holiday

Well, the sun shone for the August Bank Holiday and everywhere was buzzing.  Even though the beaches were busy with all sorts of activities, there is so much space that they are never crowded. The pub was packed on Saturday with everyone in fancy dress.  Jeremy Corbyn would definitely not have found…

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Holiday season well underway

The holiday season is well underway.  We have already had several parties of visitors staying and the house is now full until September. We are still waiting hopefully for some warmer weather but there is plenty of activity on the beaches.

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Walk to Whiteford Point

Good walk today out to Whiteford Point.  The photo was taken yesterday on the cliff path between Burry Holms and Broughton.  Today we left the car in the car park near Llanmadoc church and walked out along the beach from the lapwing reserve below Cwm Ivy Tor (no lapwings to…

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