A-list actors filming in Pembrokeshire

Hollywood is coming to Wales yet again, as a host of A-list actors make their way to Pembrokeshire, joining the increasing list of blockbusters using Wales as their backdrop.
Bill Nighy filming near Pembrokeshire holiday cottages

Bill Nighy

The film is called “Their Finest Hour and a Half”, and is based on the popular book by Lissa Evans of the same name. The story takes place during World War II, when a British film crew attempt to make a propaganda film to raise spirits during the Blitzkrieg. Continue reading “A-list actors filming in Pembrokeshire” »

Fishing is simply the best on the pretty River Irfon

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The River Irfon photo by Tim Glover

The pretty tree lined River Irfon rises on the slopes of Bryn Garw in the Cambrian mountains, it flows down through Llanwrtyd Wells and Llangmmarch Wells before reaching a confluence with the River Wye at Builth Wells. Continue reading “Fishing is simply the best on the pretty River Irfon” »

Ring O Fire, Recovery, Rest & Relaxation

Anglesey holiday apartment

Ring O Fire is the extreme running race held annually on Anglesey

Are you up for a challenge? Ring O Fire is the ultimate extreme running race held on Anglesey. It circumnavigates Wales’ largest island following the breathtaking (in every sense of the phrase) rugged coastline for 135 miles. Continue reading “Ring O Fire, Recovery, Rest & Relaxation” »

Ancient rivals set to clash in the Rugby World Cup

England vs Wales rugby in 2013, played near our luxury holiday cottages
The biggest game of the Rugby World Cup so far kicks off at 8pm tomorrow (Saturday 26th September), as the Welsh Dragons head to Twickenham to clash with ancient rivals and neighbours England.
With Australia failing to pick up a bonus point against Fiji, this game could really be the decider of who will go through to the quarter finals. Continue reading “Ancient rivals set to clash in the Rugby World Cup” »

Children will love being David Beckham in Waun Morfa

Cardigan Bay holiday cottage

Waun Morfa is an ideal holiday home for families

Waun Morfa is a gem of a family home with comfortable spacious accommodation. There is plenty of room for children and adults to enjoy their own space. The huge dining table is a wonderful place for family gatherings. There is even an enclosed football field in the garden. Well it’s almost the size of a football field if you happen to be a footballer with little legs! Continue reading “Children will love being David Beckham in Waun Morfa” »

Dog friendly walk from West Angle Bay Pembrokeshire

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Enjoy a dog friendly walk from West Angle bay in Pembrokeshire

Visitors staying in dog friendly Pembrokeshire holiday cottages might enjoy the walk which starts from West Angle Bay car park. Continue reading “Dog friendly walk from West Angle Bay Pembrokeshire” »

Anna Ryder Richardson launches wildlife charity foundation

The Nature Foundation logo, charity launched near our holiday cottages in Pembrokeshire
TV’s Anna Ryder Richardson is probably most famous for being one of the interior designers on the BBC show Changing Rooms. However, she has recently launched a charity foundation, which aims to combat wildlife crime, pollution and to protect animals.
Ryder Richardson runs the Manor Wildlife Park near Tenby, and launched the Nature Foundation charity to raise these issues both in Wales and across the world. They are aiming to do this in the following ways: Continue reading “Anna Ryder Richardson launches wildlife charity foundation” »

Explore the beautiful Wye Valley by bike

Wye Valley holiday cottages

Family fun on bikes

The dramatic, scenic and historic Wye Valley is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty that forms part of the border between Wales and England. It offers wonderful opportunities for gentle exploration by bicycle or a unique terrain for thrills and spills on 2 wheels. Continue reading “Explore the beautiful Wye Valley by bike” »

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