As you may have noticed the Castle lights have not been working for the last few weeks. On examination, it appears that the whole system has taken a direct hit from a lightning bolt which has destroyed all the lights.
The Dylan Thomas Memorial Wind Turbine (published by Y Cneifiwr) A decision by Carmarthenshire County Council’s planning committee earlier this year (see previous posts here and here) to grant permission for a wind turbine at Mwche Farm in Llansteffan is to be challenged in court in a judicial review which will be heard in the New Year.The turbine will […]
Dylan Thomas – A view from the other side Dylan Thomas – Golwg o’r Ochr Draw
In the wake of all the publicity surrounding Dylan Thomas’ Centenary, Llansteffan gets a very good write up in the Telegraph……..and a nice picture with my house right in the foreground!!! Offers anyone ????? http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sponsored/travel/wales-dylan-thomas/10819012/llansteffan-peninsula-wales.html?fb
Yes! Once again Janine Bowen and her very able team of brewers and bakers pulled off another memorable Harvest Fayre in the village hall. Over £500 was raised on the night and many a sore head suffered on the following morning. Apart from the wondrous creations in the Brewery section there were some stunning wines […]
Yes, yet another Mock Mayor’s Election has been and and gone, and …..surprise, surprise….Roger Pen-y-coed has been elected Mayor for a second term. He was confident throughout the evening that he was sure to lose, but we the voters had every confidence in his staying power. Never mind Roger! Watcyn Jones nearly had a heart […]
Yep, summers over! Forget Beach BBQs, Bikinis, and Bathing and focus on the other Big B – Booze!!! It’s time again for you budding Brewers to fill your barrels, prime your stills and start collecting empty bottles. Who’s going to challenge Tony Bo, Roger Penycoed, or Roger Parish in the alcoholic competition? Is there a […]
Come and support your local Celtic Rowing Club as Llansteffan launches it’s inaugural home Celtic Rowing race which will be run under Welsh Sea Rowing Association rules on September 6th starting on Llansteffan’s main beach. The Tywi Boat Club Celtic Rowing section have made a huge impact on the Celtic Rowing scene over the past […]