Welsh Slate

My second love… Welsh slate

Gwyl Lechi Bro Ffestiniog Slate Festival

You’ll know I love Welsh slate… so I was over the moon to hear that there’s a Welsh Slate Festival this July! Not only that,…

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Bounce Below at Zipworld Slate Caverns

I’ve been wanting to go trampolining at Bounce Below, Zipworld for a while and FINALLY I got the chance! I found at that there’s a…

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Rollerblading – Amgueddfa Lechi

Long time readers of the blog know that I’ve gotten back into rollerblading. I’m determined to get out on them more this year. So with…

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Snowdonia Walks Bucket List for 2018

My main aim for 2018 is to get outside more. So with that in mind, I’ve been planning my Snowdonia walks bucket list for 2018!…

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Dinorwig Quarry Walk

As part of the recent meeting at the Amgueddfa Lechi in Llanberis, there was a walking tour from Dinorwig Quarry back down to the musuem…

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World Heritage Site Nomination for Welsh Slate Industry

On February 1st, I attended a meeting at the Amgueddfa Lechi (Slate Museum) in Llanberis to discuss making the Welsh Slate industry a World Heritage…

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Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle is situated in Llandygai, Bangor here in Snowdonia. It’s one of those weird places where I keep passing but never stop to visit.…

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