Rediscovering Milford Haven: Pembrokeshire’s industrial town

When I think of Pembrokeshire’s reputation for brilliant coastal stays, I’ll be totally honest, and say that Milford Haven doesn’t naturally to spring to mind. But after decades of being overlooked, I recently discovered a town that’s reinventing itself as a destination for visitors keen on good food, outdoor pursuits, and easy access to Pembrokeshire’s incredible coastal attractions.

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Five of Wales’ Best Bluebell Woods

The sight of bluebells carpeting a woodland floor is one of my favourite things about spring – but Coed Cadw (the Woodland Trust in Wales), has warned that it may become increasingly rare, thanks to the impact of human activity.

Visitors to Wales’ woodlands can play an active part in protecting these precious flowers for future generations, by following a few simple guidelines. 

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The Best Welsh Woodland Walks for Boxing Day and Beyond

With the cost-of-living crisis biting hard, Coed Cadw, the Woodland Trust in Wales, has come up with a guide to its best woodlands for festive – and completely free – winter woodland walks for all the family to enjoy.

Coed Cadw has over 100 sites in Wales, a total area of 2,897 hectares (7,155 acres) which are all free to visit and open every day; plenty of choice to keep you busy during that weird time between xmas and new year.

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The floating London hotel putting purpose over profit

From the outside, the Good Hotel looks like a giant, floating shipping container – but as they say, it’s what’s on the inside that counts. Here, the modern decor and cosy rooms make for a comfortable nights rest – whilst profits go back into the business to offer training and jobs to long-term unemployed people in the local community.

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