Seeding NCN 492

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We spent the morning litter picking and seeding the area around the new section of NCN492 between the Garn Lakes and Waunavon along with Sustrans, Keep Wales Tidy and other BWHEG Volunteers (Blaenavon World Heritage Environment Group).  Just the finishing … Continued

Cuckoo Back In Town

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It is that time of year again when we hear the cuckoos calling.  Always a welcome sound in preparation for summer. They are very elusive so we don’t have any photos of our own but to see pictures and hear … Continued

Yellow Wagtail Spotted

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Earlier this week a YELLOW WAGTAIL was spotted by a group of birdwatchers surveying the Garn Lakes area for the monthly Wetland Bird Survey. Apparently, this is very rare for Gwent and never before reported as seen in Torfaen.

New Décor For Twin Room

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We have just changed the décor in our twin ensuite room.  It looks a lot brighter in there now. We are hoping to have some new professional photos taken soon – better than our quick snapshots, hopefully.

Rugby World Cup 2015

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Just uploaded the dates and times for the Rugby World Cup matches being played at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff on our ‘events’ page. Check out our room availabilities for the dates below: 19th Sept Ireland v Canada 20th Sept Wales v … Continued

Blooming Marvellous

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These beautiful flowers are in full bloom in our front garden. It is such a shame they don’t last throughout summer too.

Recent Reviews

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Here are some reviews received over the Easter period: “The bnb was perfect and Paul was friendly and very helpful. Really can’t fault anything. Tips for other travellers The coal mining museum” “A very comfortable stay and excellent hosts with … Continued

Happy Easter!

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Made these colourful iced Easter biscuits to give to guests at breakfast with an Easter egg or chocolate bunny.