Monthly Archives: July 2012

Birds in Blaencwm

I am grateful to a keen birdwatcher who lives opposite Blaencwm village green and has sent me some of his photographs of birds on the green and in his garden.  Most memorable is the handsome buzzard: sadly, his favourite tree … Continue reading

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Blaencwm likes its Village Green the way it is

This is a bit complicated.  In August 2011, there was an application to take a  strip of Blaencwm village green by the road, and replace it with a strip at the back, made under the Inclosure Act 1845.  It looked … Continue reading

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Finding paths to a stone stile

It has been so wet recently that I expected at least showers on an afternoon stroll across the fields near Efail Isaf. In fact, the sun shone and the world was alive with light. My aim was to follow paths … Continue reading

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