August 2012

Wales Coast Path: Llantwit Major to Ogmore

August 27, 2012
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Approximate distance: 13 miles Walked 22nd June 2012-  with 30mph headwinds, but no rain! I left the car out the outskirts of Llantwit and took the path that goes by Rosedew Farm, where some outbuildings have been converted to a holiday let, to rejoin the Coast Path. The whole of this days walk is designated as the Glamorgan Heritage Coast […]

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Wales Coast Path: Barry to Llantwit Major

August 20, 2012
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Walked 11th June 2012 Approximate distance: 14 miles This section comes within the Vale of Glamorgan. Their Rights of Way Officer is Gwyn Teague, e-mail: gwteague@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk Tel: 01446 704810 I had left the last section just short of Barry Island and had taken the train from Cadoxton station back to Chepstow via Cardiff. So on this day […]

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Wales Coast Path: Cardiff Bay Barrage to Barry

August 13, 2012
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Walked May 25th 2012 Approximate distance: 10 miles I had begun this day’s walk at the Premier Inn, Cardiff City South just 3 miles away but there was a lot to say about that early part of the walk in Cardiff, so I divided the post into two. After the barrage The Vale of Glamorgan are […]

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Wales Coast Path: Cardiff to Penarth

August 5, 2012
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Approximate distance: 3 miles Walked 25th May 2012 Cardiff Council have responsibility for the footpath up to the far side of the Cardiff Bay Barrage. Their Coastal access Officer is Tricia Cottnam. Her email is tcottnam@cardiff.gov.uk.  Whilst I was more than happy to have finished yesterday’s walk when I did, the Premier Inn (Cardiff City […]

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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)