The Newport Pembs blog

Winter walks in and around Newport

A few great walks to enjoy over the festive season Take a bracing winter walk on Newport Sands. Be sure to pick a blustery windy day to blow all the cobwebs out whilst trying to remain standing as the westerly howls and sends foam and sand flying across the beach. Our favourite route is across […]

Pubs of Newport

At the beginning of the 20th Century, Newport had 24 public houses. An early reference (1790’s) to a pub in Newport mentions the Green Dragon in East Street. By 1830 the Green Dragon had been renamed to the Golden Lion. In Market Street there were 2 pubs, the last of these closed it’s doors around […]

A walk on Carn Ffoi

Monday July 20, 2020. A fine day for a walk onto Carn Ffoi on Carningli Mountain.We set off at 10am with our camera and a rucksack of snacks and drinks, just the two of us today so a great chance to explore parts of this rocky outcrop that our youngest is probably best kept safe […]