Its cold and wet…so toga up and join in the Mountain Bike Chariot Racing….

  After all the excitement of Christmas and New Year, January can feel a bit dull and sluggish.  The weather doesn't help.  But here in Llanwrtyd Wells we have the cure.  This weekend (the second one in January) every year we hold the World Mountain Bike Chariot Racing and the Roman Saturnalia Feast and Party … Continue reading Its cold and wet…so toga up and join in the Mountain Bike Chariot Racing….

The Big Five Oh…

To say I milked my 50th birthday might be considered an understatement. Hubby referred to it as my birthday year. Presents from Hubby arrived sporadically and with excited squeals of delight and surprise from me throughout the year ...it was all very exciting. Then there was the party planning. Although most of it was dealt … Continue reading The Big Five Oh…

When in Rome…

Ok so we're not in Rome we're in Llanwrtyd Wells, Mid Wales but you could be forgiven today for being a little confused.  Romans, charioteers, Saturnalia feast, togas.... just another of the weird and wonderful festivals and events we like to enjoy her in our little town in the Welsh heartlands.  A good way to … Continue reading When in Rome…