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Bringing peace, hope and love to Wales

The miraculous arrival of Christianity to the Welsh coast when St Tecwyn arrived after drifting across in a coracle. He brought peace, hope and love. Here is the stained glass from the parish church of Llanfihangel-y-traethau, which Polly Hope made in memory of my parents Diccon and Frances. The saint is being welcomed by a…

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Sailing young – “My Older Sister Teaches me How to Sail”

Here is a story about sailing lessons, in the estuary of the River Dwyryd in front of Portmeirion, Wales. My brother Owain was seven years old and we both loved sailing as children. This extract is from his beautiful book about childhood adventures in Wales and elsewhere and including his hiking trip down the Llyn…

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