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Many years ago, my Mum lived in a flat for a short while.  She was there less than a year, but her friendship with her eccentric neighbour lasted much longer.   314 more words

Afan - Day 2 - 15/07/14 - The Wall

Woke about 06.30, looked out the window, green hills and blue sky have appeared, mist and rain amazingly gone.

Over my breakfast bacon sarnie, i got out the route prints i had brought with me, and decided what trails I was going to attempt, settling on the Wall, at 23km and Penhydd, at 17km, not huge distances, but looking at how steep and high the hills are around here, think it will be more than enough  for me. 610 more words


02/03/2015 Nearly Daffs

Monday Daffs

– A lovely spring day – but with a couple of icy snow showers thrown in.

I hope these nearly daffs don’t suffer if the snow decides to come in more seriously – they should be in full bloom in a couple of days and they will certainly feature in “one-a-day” again. 17 more words

One A Day

Developing Future Leaders - Challenge Wales plays its part

On the 2nd March 2015, some of the Challenge Wales Youth Panel attended the launch of The Wales We Want report in Cardiff.

Around 7,000 people had been involved in a pilot National Conversation which asked people what sort of Wales they wanted for the future, for their children and grandchildren. 394 more words



8th November 2014 – Welsh Cup 2nd Round

This weekend was cup weekend all over the country with the FA Cup, Scottish Cup and Welsh Cup all taking place during the bonfire weekend. 2,564 more words


Why I Love/Pam Dwi'n Caru: House of Cards

I started watching House of Cards late last year and flew through the first two seasons on Netflix.

Getting into a series so quickly is very unlike me, it usually takes a long time for me to truly invest – but HoC was different. 179 more words


up in the murk...


Wohin kann man groß schon im Februar? Richtig, wenn es zu Hause dunkel und regnerisch ist bleibt nur eine Richtung: nach Norden, bzw. Westen.. Also besuche ich einen Freund in GB, der mir versichert: “we will have weather, lots of it..” Ich freue mich schon auf mystische Stimmung. 112 more words