Posts about pembroke

St. Daniel’s Church, Pembroke, Wales

Now sadly boarded up, but the graveyard is still in use. A local legend tells of a lady from Carew who had taken poison and came to drink from St Daniel’s Well (which was supposed to have healing powers). On drinking the water, she brought up "numberless worms" and was cured! (The well is reputed […]

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Off to Pembrokeshire

We’re only just back from a trip to Italy and it’s time to head off again for a foreign break!

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Browns, Pembroke, Wales

Browns is a traditional fish and chip restaurant on the main street in Pembroke, South Wales, where my family used to go as a treat when I was a child. It hasn’t changed much; still the wonderful smell (and indeed taste) of fried battered fish, enjoyed in the equally battered decor.

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