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Letting the Train Cause the Strain

In which The Author fancies a break

It’s that time of year again, when the claustrophobic nature of Aberdare and the closed-minded nature of many of its denizens really starts to grate on my nerves. 1,463 more words


It Ain't Over Till It's Over

In which The Author learns of an opportunity

Last night I had an unexpected email from Gayle Rogers, one of the key players in the campaign to keep the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery open (see… 187 more words


A quick catch up

there’s lots going on at the moment with celebrations and concerns in equal measure!

Let’s celebrate first ¬†with a week in Cornwall ::

It’s our 30th wedding anniversary on 14th April and we’ve decided to spend the whole month of April enjoying trips and jaunts around and about. ¬† 341 more words

Out & About

Corinne and David, Dare Valley Country Park

For the engagement shoot of Corinne & David we took the short drive to Dare Valley Country Park in Aberdare. A clear, crisp, cold day greeted us as we arrived at the beautiful mountainside park. 48 more words

The Flatpack Challenge

In which The Author assembles some furniture

When people move house, they’re often surprised by the sheer number of possessions they’ve managed to accumulate. My own collection of over a thousand books (a total that increases steadily by at least one new title a fortnight) has been well documented in a couple of previous entries. 1,445 more words


Another Road Trip

In which The Author is left in charge of the travel arrangements

A very long time ago (so long, in fact, that I can’t even remember what year it was), my friend Arwyn landed himself a job interview. 2,524 more words