Tripadvisor Badge Awarded

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As you can see Oakfield B&B have been awarded a Tripadvisor Badge for having 54 excellent reviews. Your reviews are very important to us and thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor and/or other sites such … Continued

Swarm Of Bees

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“A swarm in May is worth a load of hay, a swarm in June is worth a silver spoon, but a swarm in July is not worth a fly” – so what about one in October! Last week I (Heidi) … Continued

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.