Archive | November, 2015

Llyn Bach, Porthmadog

A change in the weather

Glaslyn last week, before the bad weather hit us. The Met Office have started giving names to storms. We’re being visited by Abigail at the moment. She’s hitting the Glaslyn with winds in excess of 50 mph and six inches of the Atlantic Ocean have been deposited on Snowdonia since Friday. This anthropomorphising of bad […]


Stop the damming of the River Conwy

RWE Innogy have submitted a planning application to dam the river Conwy and build a hydro electric power plant. The Afon Conwy is a unique & nationally important river designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest, a famous salmon & sea trout fishery and classic white water kayaking and canoeing resource. The section of […]


Snowdonia Marathon.

Many thanks to all who sponsored Gonks in the Snowdonia Marathon.  The total amount of sponsorship money received stands at £354. This money will buy two cameras. One will show live pictures of the Swallow nest in the hide and another will be placed on the riverbank to show live pictures of small mammals. The […]