The Silk Merchant’s Daughter

  The Silk Merchant's Daughter by Dinah Jefferies. We met on 8th August to discuss it, and for once our stars aligned and all ten of us were present! We agreed that it was an amazing and captivating story, historical fiction maybe but we all learned a lot about French Indo-China in the early 1950s. Our average score for the […]

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August Walks

  Gower   As we drove from the main road to the car park ½ mile north of the Heritage Centre just past Parkmill, the heavens opened. Luckily it stopped as we parked and remained sunny for the rest of the day. We walked south down the road and across the main road to pick up a footpath following the […]

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CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR

  SECOND ANNUAL WENVOE CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR Sunday 26 November 2017, 10am – 4pm Wenvoe Community Centre   Wenvoe Craft Workshop proudly presents the Second Annual Wenvoe Christmas Craft Fair. This is the perfect opportunity to buy unique, handcrafted gifts and ornaments for Christmas and beyond. There will be a wide selection of crafts on offer which will include cards, […]

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September Walks Programme

  Saturday 2nd September Penperlleni, Goytre. A 7.5 mile walk. Mike (OL13)  Saturday 9th September Walk to be advised V’Iain  Saturday 16th September Black Mountains. A 8½ mile walk Ian (OL13)  Saturday 23rd September Alvington, nr Lydney. 7¼ mile walk. Mike (OL14)  Thursday 28th September Cardiff Bay A circular walk around Cardiff Bay, 6 miles of […]

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June Books Review

    We had no set book this month, so we all chose a good read, some very successfully, others not quite so. The one 10/10 was by Rohinton Mistry “A Fine Balance” – an exceptional novel about India during The Emergency. (We as a group had read this author’s “Family Matters” and had loved it) Several highly recommended 9/10s: […]

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July Walks

  Circumnavigation of Partrishow Hill We started in Llanbedr on a sunny and humid morning, parking near the church and walking a short stretch of road to turn right onto a river side footpath . We climbed in a south easterly direction and followed a path across the road at Gudder, travelling east parallel to the road through Dyffryn which […]

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