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Home and away

16/01/18 – 24/01/18 – Lovely brisk walk up Moel Famau, translation is “hill of the mother’s” (something I have only just found out !) and is the highest mountain within the Clwydian Range, on the boundary between Denbighshire and Flintshire in Wales.     Well plenty of visiting back in Mold including this funny, gorgeous gang… Continue reading Home and away

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I like to move it, move it

09/01/18 – 15/01/18 Well it’s all go literally in the Howells/Halfpenny household, time to roll up our sleeves and get painting !!!!! WHAT, yes only 5 rooms to do Dave paints al a Aussie style Well what a team between us all the painting is done, next the removal men turn up. I recognize those… Continue reading I like to move it, move it

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Nearly there now

04/12/17 – Last day before our flight to Dubai, stayed in Chester Roodee last night, first meal in the van, then up to Pentre Halkyn for a last walk with the dogs. Boo hoo Where we went to Bettisfield for a lovely walk, with Yvonne, Phil, Lexie and Jack Great walk by the estuary, but… Continue reading Nearly there now

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The end is here

29/11/17 – Well yesterday was our last working day in Hendre Mynach, said goodbye to Mal and Sue who left last week and are also going to pastures new and had a lovely Christmas meal at Bermo Bistro with all the gang. Yum, yum. The van is now near as dam finished the seat finally… Continue reading The end is here

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I see the end coming

22/10/17 – Visits from friends this week, not seen Kev and Cheryl for ages so had a good catch up and little trip up to Criceith, stroll around the town and up to the castle. And of course a trip to Criceith means Dylans for lunch …..yum yum. 28/10/17 – Well it’s back to work… Continue reading I see the end coming

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Harlech and beyond

18/10/17 – Well busy day today up nice and early for the vans MOT in Harlech. Walked up to the castle while it was being done, beautiful day. Now did you know that it was built by Edward I during his invasion of Wales between 1282 and 1289 at the substantial cost of £8,190, which… Continue reading Harlech and beyond

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Let there be light

15/10/17- Well another week has gone by and the van now has some of the tongue and groove in……..eeek its looking like a real van !!!!!! The skylight The 12v connection most of the electrics in thanks to our friend Trev We are so chuffed with the lights which are thanks to the newly fitted… Continue reading Let there be light