Winter Wonderland came to Blaenavon again this year. There were stalls in the main street and Market Street this year. The funfair is always popular and Father Christmas and his reindeer were in town along with characters from Frozen.
It is 25 years to the day since we bought 1 Oakfield Terrace. The House itself is 101 years old this year. We bought 2 Oakfield Terrace in 2003 and by 2006 we had combined them together to make Oakfield … Continued
Today we went out with the BWHEG Volunteers for a festive Christmas walk and meal. We walked around Forgeside, Big Pit, Coity Tip, Garn Lakes for about 3 hours before ending up in the Market Tavern for an excellent meal. … Continued
The bees are now tucked up with lots of food stores ready for winter.
Cycled in the dark up the cycle track to see the Ghost Train at Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway. We were really surprised to see the number of ghosts and ghouls there. Everyone had a great time. Sadly no photos, maybe … Continued
The top photo shows a frame of ‘capped’ honey. When the bees have worked the honey to the correct consistency they put a wax capping over the top of each cell in the frame so that it is stored ready … Continued