Foraging & cooking with… stinging nettles

Now, our regular readers will know that we’re quite partial to a spot of foraging, but this post’s topic, stinging nettles, may seem a little less palatable than, say, elderflowers. Indeed, one of our readers have gone as far as sending us this message: “These new Merrell hiking boots sure are great,” I was just Read More …

Beach review – West Angle bay

West Angle bay takes a while to get to, located as it is beyond Angle out on the western tip of the southern peninsular. But with its sheltered location and multiple coves, it’s a fantastic beach for toddlers and smaller kids. It’s also great for more adventurous teenagers. In fact, it’s the beach Hannah’s grandparents Read More …

Part 2: Sand between our toes – beaches north of the Haven

As promised, here’s the list of beaches we’ve counted in the north of the county. Starting with beaches & coves north of Milford Haven/the Cleddau River, and continuing clockwise from the Haven up to the northern boundary of Pembrokeshire Gelliswick Sandy Haven Butts Bay Longoar Bay Lindsway Bay Wenall Bay Watch House Bay Musselwick Dale Read More …

Sand between our toes – beaches south of the Haven

We’ve had a few raised eyebrows at our claim that there are nearly 90 beaches in Pembrokeshire. It’s true to say that our total includes some very tiny, isolated beaches & coves, including some that you can only get to by sea, but we’re happy to prove our claim with Part 1 of a listing Read More …