GLASSES CLEANED, LOW ALBUM COVERS SPOTTED, THE ROMILLY TICKED

The third of my trio of Cardiff Guide ticks, and a stroll across Bute Park, via this Government building which looks a complete rip-off of Low’s Double Negative album cover. Weirdly, I took a photo of this unremarkable but haunting tree, which I now realise bares more than a passing resemblance to Ones and Sixes.… Continue reading GLASSES CLEANED, LOW ALBUM COVERS SPOTTED, THE ROMILLY TICKED

Raglan mourns the end of the Château d’Yquem 1969

You might think that the new entries in the GBG are all micro pubs, brewery taps, Wetherspoons and community restaurants pubs, but you’d be wrong, so wrong. There’s a real mixed bag, with unprepossessing village boozers, Marston’s new builds and upmarket rural hotels, like the Beaufort Arms in little Raglan, your pashmina refuge before you… Continue reading Raglan mourns the end of the Château d’Yquem 1969