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Ali WINS at Wellington plus Llanymynech report and exciting news!

I am still on a bit of a high!  Our little homebred is just unbelievable… we had our second 5:30am departure of the bank holiday weekend on Monday travelling in the pouring rain down to Wellington Horse Trials for the Intermediate.   669 more words

Llanymynech limeworks

My disappointment about the walk organised by Natural Resources Wales at Meifod, Powys, on 4 August was offset by my afternoon visit to Underhill Farm… 343 more words

Walking

2015-05-10 Wales, Llanymynech

There’s lots of climbs here to do – I haven’t even ticked 10% yet, and it is a sheltered venue for when it isn’t great weather-wise.  We warm up on a long but somewhat disjointed (and rope draggy) … 127 more words

Rockclimbing

Poetry Workshop Day

Another retrospective post today; I wanted to talk about a poetry workshop I went to a couple of months ago. Offa’s Press is a West Midlands-focused small poetry publisher, who also run courses, workshops and mentoring. 524 more words

Poetry

A hidden gem of industrial history

Well, I admit it, I got a bit obsessed. With a Hoffmann kiln out of all things. For those of you not familiar with it, it’s a special kind of kiln (a type of “oven” that produces very high temperatures) that was used for the production of bricks or, in this case, for lime-burning. 602 more words

Photography

Day Tripper - A Sunday At Llanymynech

Despite been greeted by rain when I returned from El Chorro, some of the sunshine I left behind seems to have followed me home and I managed to get my first day out on rock in the U.K. 804 more words

Climbing