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

Updated 24/10/2023 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Newport had over 20 public houses. An early reference (1790’s) to a pub in Newport mentions the Green Dragon in East Street, another reference from 1812 mentions that a John Hughes was then the licensee of the Green Dragon. By 1830 the Green Dragon had been […]

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 […]