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River Usk, Powys, UK

It was my father who first taught me to fish the fly with a split-cane fly rod. (This was the 1980s and a split-cane rod was even then considered a museum piece.) He hadn’t fished for trout much at all since, so I thought we’d get together on Father’s Day for a fly-fishing trip. 415 more words

Catch Reports

Llyn Bugeilyn, Powys, UK

I’d wanted to fish this lake for some time. It’s remoteness as much of the attraction as the high catch returns; just getting there would be an adventure. 434 more words

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Brynamman Cycle Ride

I have had this ride in my mind for some time, taking in the mountain road to Llangadog but returning prior to that village.

Route… 141 more words


Come to Cwmdu

That’s what Cousin O’s note said. We’d talked about her walking group a few months earlier but so far all my best intentions of nipping over to Abergavenny to join in had come to naught. 878 more words

Those Genealogy Commercials Didn't Pan Out for Me

A couple of years ago I started a couple of genealogy projects.  Ya keep
seeing these heartworming, uh, I mean heartwarming, commercials about
delighted people discovering the secrets of the DNA donors who were… 913 more words

Knights Of Old-Yikes!

Waterfall Country

With the recent rains it was a good choice to visit Waterfall Country near Neath. We parked up in Pontneddfechan sharing the car park with a mini bus full of wet suited youngsters presumably heading for some gorge walking. 374 more words


Brecon - 2 Wheat Street - Offices

Office suites available to let on flexible terms from 305 sq.ft to 1,164 sq.ft.