Any other year it would seem absolutely ridiculous that there’s fully functional vineyard just outside of Cardiff, but apparently the usually mild and drizzly weather we (usually!) get around here is perfect for making the French and German hybrid wine (labelled “Cariad”) that Llanerch produces.
And so the heatwave blazes on here in Cardiff (it’s set to get up to 27° again later on this week – phew!) which is great because it means there’s plenty of chance to get out and enjoy all the summery things on offer in the city in the weather they were actually intended for! […]
I can’t remember a Bank Holiday where it didn’t rain on at least one of the days, especially here in Wales, let alone a a whole three days without a single cloud in the sky. Fingers crossed for an encore at the end of the month!
There’s a saying I love this time of year; “The earth laughs with flowers.” Well, Penarth is currently giggling with the prettiest crop of wildflowers I’ve ever seen. There’s something lovely about dropping seeds in a patch of dirt and just letting them grow wild. Someone once told me that when their grandfather died he’d asked […]