Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

September 2014

BAY Travel

 with LIZ BARRY

Caldey calling DURING A CAMPING HOLIDAY IN PEMBROKESHIRE, LIZ TOOK THE OPPORTUNITY OF A DAY TRIP FROM TENBY TO CALDEY ISLAND It was a bright summer morning when I made the short journey from the campsite just outside Tenby to

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September 2014

Surfing

Chris ‘Guts’ Griffiths

Sweet and Sour The sweet… Well, with the surf drought still in full effect, a couple of mates and I hit the road again this month looking for our surfing fix. But, instead of heading west like last month, this

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August 2014

Last year I visited Lithuania at the invitation of the Lithuanian Tourist Board. On that trip I met up with Simon Fry, a travel writer who has been published in The Independent,The Independent on Sunday and Rugby World to name just a

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August 2014

Travel

With Liz Barry

CUBA HAS BEEN ON LIZ BARRY’S BUCKET LIST FOR SOME TIME SO WHEN THE OPPORTUNITY AROSE FOR HER TO PICK UP HER PASSPORT AND PACK UP HER CAMERA AND HEAD FOR HAVANA, THERE WAS NO STOPPING HER Havana – Cuba

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August 2014

Mountainbike Trails

With Kim Jones

TRANSYLVANIA BY BIKE All photos by Kim KIM JONES – TheBAY’S MOUNTAINBIKE GUIDE – IS A WELL-SEASONED TRAVELLER, BUT EVEN HE WASN’T PREPARED FOR THE RECEPTION HE RECEIVED IN ROMANIA WHEN HE VISITED EARLIER THIS YEAR – AND IT WASN’T

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July 2014

A Portuguese catch up

with Lesley Williams

Simon and I recently had a short break in the Algarve to meet up with regular contributor to TheBAY, Tatiana Bento of the Marmalade Cookery School A Portuguese catch up with Lesley Williams Photos by Dave Mattu Regular readers will

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July 2014

Surfing

With Chris "Guts" Griffiths

SUPer SUMMER WELL SUMMER IS OFFICIALLY UPON US AND FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN SUCCESSION IT’S BEEN A BLAZING START TO IT WITH A COUPLE OF WEEKS OF HOT WEATHER. THIS HAS BEEN GREAT FOR THE SUP (STAND UP PADDLEBOARD)

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July 2014

FATHER ANDREW PEARCE

RECTOR AT ST TEILO’S CHURCH, BISHOPSON

This month, we conclude a three-part series on CS Lewis and his reflections on the problem of suffering with his most personal work… A Grief Observed As I mentioned last month, Lewis wrote the following in The Problem of Pain:

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June 2014

BAY travel

With Liz Barry

THE WINDOW TO TWO CONTINENTS Istanbul Liz recently took a short break to Turkey’s largest city, Istanbul, which lies at the confluence of the Sea of Marmara, the Bosphorus, and the Golden Horn Constantinople was the capital of the Ottoman

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June 2014

Mountainbike Trails

with Kim Jones

A Tor on Dartmoor Last month mountainbike guide Kim Jones headed for Devon where he discovered bleak windswept moors, a famous prison and real ale Look at that, isn’t it great! What, Where? There, look. We’re standing in the bar of

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June 2014

Surfing

With Chris "Guts" Griffiths

A man for all seasons Paul Gill, surfer, explorer, shaper, photographer “The Gill” as he is fondly referred to is one of the most well-known characters in British surfing. A true eccentric, Paul was born in Liverpool nearly 60 years

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May 2014

Bay Travel

with Liz Barry

THE CHANNEL ISLANDS Herm LIZ TOOK A LATE SUMMER HOLIDAY TO THE CHANNEL ISLANDS LAST YEAR TO EXPLORE GUERNSEY, HERM AND SARK. LAST MONTH LIZ TOLD OF HER VISIT TO GUERNSEY AND THIS MONTH WE DISCOVER HERM THROUGH HER CAMERA

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April 2014

MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS

With Kim Jones

MADEIRA – it’s a piece of cake Mountain bike guide, Kim Jones headed for the sun last month on a trip to Madeira where he encountered tunnels, steps and a warm welcome. This is crazy! The fumes are awful, there

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NARNIA AND BEYOND

By Father Andrew Pearce

Father Andrew Pearce explores the work of C S Lewis and howan event in his childhood influenced his writing. It’s always encouraging to have ‘fan mail’ – and so I was very pleased when TheBAY Editor Lesley told me of a

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