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Wales Coastal Path: a city stretch round Newport

We completed a short stretch of the Coastal Path near Newport at the end of March.  The beginning was trafficky although the handsome bridge and River Ebbw view better matched the sunny walk. In order to get onto the Coastal … Continue reading

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Garth mountain footpath at sunset

What could make a better end to celebrating International Women’s Day than a sunset walk on the slopes of the Garth? Looking west before we walked cross-field along the old favourite path 66, the same view looks different with more … Continue reading

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A stroll on Eglwysilan Common with GPS

Earlier in August, before the rain and chill set in, Kate Ashbrook (Open Spaces Society‘s General Secretary) was in Wales and in need of exercise after serious lunching.  “We can’t go wrong with Eglwysilan,” I said, sure that the gorgeous … Continue reading

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