When the Beast from the East met the Dragon from the West

The last time Cardiff saw real snow was five years ago – and I missed it! I’d just moved down to London.  We hardly ever see snow here in South Wales  – which is weird because we’re known for our year round drizzle!  But the simple fact of the matter is, it never gets cold […]

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Halfway up Pen-y-Fan

Apparently over last weekend the A470 was clogged with would-be sledgers and snow-boarders desperate to make the most of the only snow in South Wales.  I sulked when we didn’t see a single flake in Cardiff, so when the weather was good on Tuesday I forced everyone out the door for a wintery walk up Pen-y-Fan.