Montgomery Walking Festival – 2020

Montgomery Walking Festival 2020 October 3rd – 4th 2020 UNFORTUNATELY WE HAVE  HAD TO CANCEL THIS YEARS WALKING FESTIVAL   WALKING FESTIVAL 2020 COMMITTEE STATEMENT   With great reluctance we feel we must take the sad decision not to go ahead with this year’s Festival. All the information packs were ready to send out this weekend but on hearing the very disappointing news on the pandemic this week and the new restrictions in place we really cannot take the risk of either introducing the virus to Montgomery or spreading it amongst our walkers.    We were prepared to take many Continue reading

Raven Studios

Rayven Studios Personalised Engraved gifts … Location: Forden, Montgomery, POWYS Contact: Mel Bird Tel: 01938 580088 Mob: 07596 233578 E: Facebook: Facebook Rayven Studios   Wooden & Acrylic Business cards,Desktop & Wall Personalised Clocks,Perspex & Wooden Pendants & Earrings,Perspex & Wooden Cake & Cupcake Toppers,Note Pad & Diary Covers,Wooden Boxes,Keyrings – any shape and sizeWedding Cards, Keepsakes & Envelopes Contact Rayven Studios to discuss your personalised gifts.. Tel: 01938 580088     Mob: 07596 233578   E: Back to Top Continue reading

Tinker Tailor UK

Tinker Tailor UK Eco new age themed Jewelry and clothing accessories  … Location: Montgomery, POWYS, SY15 6HR Contact:  Lea & Luke Facebook:  Tinker Tailor – Little Pentre Visit their Shop on Etsy:  Tinker Tailor Shop New and Recycled Hand Crafted Jewelry and Clothing.. Eco and New age crafts and workshops along with B&B and Glamping facilities on the outskirts of Montgomery set in beautiful countryside.. Contact Lea & Luke to discuss Tinker Tailor UK products Contact:  Lea & Luke Facebook:  Tinker Tailor – Little Pentre Visit their Shop on Etsy:  Tinker Tailor Shop Continue reading

Wagyu Farm

Ifor’s Welsh Wagyu enjoying their daily beer rations supplied by Monty’s Brewery based in Hendomen near Montgomery.  Ifor’s Wagyu Farm Tour Speciality Wagyu Beef bred near Montgomery … Location: Abermule, POWYS, SY15 6LA Website:  Ifor’s Welsh Wagyu   Wagyu / Kobe award winning Beef.. World renowned for its superior eating qualities.  Anthea and I were treated to a tour of the ‘Ifor’s Welsh Wagyu’ farm based high up on the hills overlooking Abermule, Powys  which lies alongside the River Severn, around 5 miles south of Welshpool. We were transported in Ifor’s 4 seater, 4×4 pickup around the large farm that consists Continue reading

Dragon Slate

 Dragon Slate Specially designed and crafted, Personalised Slate Signs and Gifts… Location: Montgomery, POWYS, SY15 6QR Facebook :  Dragon Slate on Facebook Practical and Beautiful Slate Gifts.. Uniquely designed and hand crafted Slate signs and gifts by Emma Bailey-Beech in Montgomery, Powys. Natural Slate is both durable and attractive and we personalise our crafted gifts to match your ideas and needs. Contact Emma to discuss what she can create for you Facebook:  Dragon Slate on Facebook Continue reading


 EatMoreCakes Specially crafted cakes for Weddings, Birthdays, Product launches and more… Location: Montgomery, POWYS, SY15 6QR Facebook : Crafted cakes for all occasions.. Uniquely designed and hand crafted cakes for all occasions by Emma Bailey-Beech in Montgomery, Powys. Our specially commissioned cakes have gained us customers near and far with many repeat orders from our satisfied clients. Contact Emma to discuss what she can create for you Facebook: Continue reading

Montgomery Xmas Lights 2015

The Towns Xmas lights were turned on this evening by the Worlds Tallest Town Crier Martin WoodShrewsbury Town Crier  For one night only !Our own Sue Blower ( Monty Town Crier ) relinquished her Crier attire for just this one night to welcome back Mr Martin Wood.  Martin, at 7 foot 2 inches gave a welcoming speech – partly with microphone, which was sort of redundant as he is famed for being LOUD !!!.He warmed up the crowd then led the shouted countdown before throwing the switch.   Surely Gentle Giant Martin must be a shoe in on the casting bench for the next ‘Pirates Continue reading

Autumn at the Dingle Gardens, Welshpool – Fabulous Late October

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Early morning visit to the dew-soaked Dingle Gardens – October 2015—————————————————————————The Dingle Gardens just outside Welshpool are just a short 7 miles car journey from Montgomery and are one of our favourite places to visit, relax and take in the atmosphere and beautiful scenery at any time of the year. The promise of Autumn colour was anticipated this year and we made our way there early on a late October morning, driving through a low mist to arrive at the centre with our cameras fully charged and at the ready.  Contact Details:  Frochas, Welshpool, Powys SY21 9JD01938 552587 Continue reading

Day trip on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway

A Summer’s trip on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway     After around 45 minutes travel time we approach railway sidings, a small marshalling yard and engineering workshops as we pull into our destination – Llanfair Caereinion.                 For more detail on the Welshpool & Llanfair light railway see their website here… We hope you’ve enjoyed this ‘Days Out’ article. Why not look at some of our other local Walks, Gardens to visit and Other things to do in this beautiful region.   Dave & Anthea Wilson       Continue reading