Location, Location…

As you’ll no doubt know from other posts, our local beach, Fresh West, has hosted a couple of films. Pembrokeshire is a popular location for filming, and we’ve gathered a list of movies filmed at local locations: Barafundle Bounty adverts Third Star (2010) (http://www NULL.imdb NULL.com/title/tt1510906) Carew The Hollow Crown (2012) (http://www NULL.imdb NULL.com/title/tt2262456) Fishguard Read More …

Cafes west of Pembroke

The peninsular west of Pembroke might seem remote and uninhabited, but we’ve a surprising number of cafes: Ye Olde Worlde Cafe, Bosherston (http://www NULL.tripadvisor NULL.co NULL.uk/Restaurant_Review-g2643162-d4414007-Reviews-The_old_world_cafe-Bosherston_Pembrokeshire_Wales NULL.html) This is one of Pembrokeshire’s best-loved institutions. Ye Olde Worlde Cafe is a step back straight into the 1930’s/40’s. It used to be presided over by Auntie Vi, Read More …

Walking the dog…

Out at Warren Farm, we’re happy to welcome any well-behaved dogs. And by well-behaved, we mean the simple things, like being human- & other dog-friendly; keeping the barking, whimpering & begging to a minimum; and not heading for the hills at the merest hint of an open gate. At Warren Farm, Wales Our dog, Jack, Read More …

Russell rates relaxing at Fresh West

We’re not the only people that think Pembrokeshire is gorgeous. Here’s what the cast of Robin Hood thought of Freshwater West & beyond. Russell Crowe talks Not just Freshwater West Did you spot other similarly stunning Pembrokeshire sites? As well as Freshwater West, Tenby & Barafundle also seemed to take a starring role… More information Read More …

Britain’s best beaches 2011

It’s official: Pembrokeshire has more fabulous beaches than any other part of the UK. Keep Tidy have announced the 2011 Seaside Awards. Despite being smaller than England or Scotland, Wales has again received 75% of the Awards across the UK. In other words, three times as many as the whole of the rest of Britain. Read More …

Christmas on the beach – Pembrokeshire style

We usually go for a walk on the beach on Boxing Day. It’s the perfect way to clear away the cobwebs and freshen up after a day of feasting. This year we had a change of agenda & made it to Freshwater West on Christmas Day. We caught the last of the very cold weather Read More …