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Ferry force – two villages linked by swift boat across the Towy

The ferry Glansteffan began regular services across the Towy Estuary, from Ferryside to Llansteffan in Carmarthenshire in August 2018.  Ferryside and the ferry were the subject of the BBC Radio 4 documentary series, The Patch on Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 – For years Llansteffan has been a tantalising prospect for people in Ferryside and the many… Continue reading

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The Durrells back on ITV to promote Corfu in 1930s time capsule

The fourth season of The Durrells is underway on ITV1, (Sundays) and is available on catch-up. The programme, set in the late 1930s, follows Louisa Durrell’s attempt to make a new life for herself and her family in Corfu, after her husband died. The series stars Keeley Hawes, Josh O’Connor, Daisy Waterstone, Milo Parker, Callum Woodhouse, Leslie Caron, Yorgos Karamihos, Alexis… Continue reading