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The Wales Coast Path: A Practical Guide for Walkers

June 22, 2014
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 Authors: Christopher Goddard and Katherine Evans Published by St David’s Press in  March 2014 ISBN 978-1902719-344 Paperback:208 pages Size: 130mm x 228mm Weight: 400 grammes (about 1 lb) Price:  £14.99 ………………… The Wales Coast Path was officially opened in May 2012. Most of the path follows established rights of way and much of it is […]

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A circular walk around Fedw Wood, Devauden, Monmouthshire (The Anne Wareham/Melvyn Bragg “In our Time” Walk)

December 24, 2012
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Date Walked 16th December 2012 Approximate distance: 2 miles Terrain. Flat wide paths with gently slopes. One very short section by the road Starting point: Entrance to Fedw Wood, near Devauden, between Devauden and St Arvans This is a walk that Anne has started doing on her own in the winter for want of exercise.  […]

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Wales Coast Path:Chepstow to Magor

July 18, 2012
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Walked  5th May 2012 (the official opening of the path) Approximate distance: Magor (around 14.5 miles) or Redwick (15 miles) Chepstow The Wales Coast Path runs from Chepstow to the river Dee. The Countryside Council for Wales appears to consider that it actually goes from north to south, as their website has map No.1 as […]

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Preamble

July 17, 2012
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The Wales Coast Path was officially opened on May 5th 2012. Chepstow being just 5 miles from where I live and having the day free, I suppose I felt inspired to go and see what was happening. Despite having lived in the area for 25 years, I had walked very little along the most local […]

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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)