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by davetparkes
Fri Apr 20, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: Community Council
Topic: LCC council elections
Replies: 0
Views: 3065

LCC council elections

the elections are on 3rd may 2012. the present councillors are i think all - male welsh speaking not very young is that representative? the ward must have a large proportion of non welsh speakers and females. sadly there are no female candidates again this time. in my own experience i have been less...
by davetparkes
Sun Apr 24, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: Local Announcements & Events
Topic: sunday 1st may steam train to carmarthen tenby pemb dock
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Views: 4794

sunday 1st may steam train to carmarthen tenby pemb dock

sunday 1st may 2011 THE PEMBROKE COAST EXPRESS Bristol-Pembroke Dock GWR king class 6024: Margam-Carmarthen, Pembroke Dock-Tenby-Felin Fran-Bristol. in carmarthen and whitland about mid day. does NOT call into carmarthen on return. detailed times - never certain 0:0 Bristol Temple Meads d 08:14 Dies...
by davetparkes
Wed Oct 13, 2010 5:02 pm
Forum: Items For Sale / Wanted
Topic: apples and gooseberries available
Replies: 0
Views: 13345

apples and gooseberries available

cooking and eating apples free or donate.

collect from roadside by awelfryn - red house on crossroads on st clears road.

also gooseberries - frozen £1 per lb .

david parkes

01994 448253
by davetparkes
Wed Aug 25, 2010 11:58 am
Forum: Local Announcements & Events
Topic: steam train carmarthen 30aug2010 engine change and times
Replies: 0
Views: 4638

steam train carmarthen 30aug2010 engine change and times

this train will be headed by GWR 6024 king edward I . times are -- Exeter St Davids d 06.47 Diesel Tiverton Parkway d 07.06 Taunton d 07.23 Castle Cary d 07.49 Frome a 08.07 Westbury d 08.18 Trowbridge d 08.26 Bath d 08.45 Bristol Temple Meads a 08.58 rev 0.0 Bristol Temple Meads d 09.32 6024 Filton...
by davetparkes
Wed Aug 25, 2010 11:54 am
Forum: Local Announcements & Events
Topic: steam train to carmarthen TOWY TORNADO 30 AUG 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 5312

Re: steam train to carmarthen TOWY TORNADO 30 AUG 2010

the latest on this is the engine will in fact be GWR 6024 king edward I - times Exeter St Davids d 06.47 Diesel Tiverton Parkway d 07.06 Taunton d 07.23 Castle Cary d 07.49 Frome a 08.07 Westbury d 08.18 Trowbridge d 08.26 Bath d 08.45 Bristol Temple Meads a 08.58 rev 0.0 Bristol Temple Meads d 09.3...
by davetparkes
Mon Aug 09, 2010 9:51 am
Forum: Local Announcements & Events
Topic: steam train to carmarthen TOWY TORNADO 30 AUG 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 5312

steam train to carmarthen TOWY TORNADO 30 AUG 2010

this train should be in carmarthen from about midday until late afternoon.

trip run by pathfinder tours -- see their website or the uk steam info website.

the locomotive tornado 60163 was a new build a few years ago.

on standby is the also unique duke of gloucester 71000.

david parkes
awelfryn
by davetparkes
Fri Jul 23, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: Items For Sale / Wanted
Topic: gooseberries
Replies: 0
Views: 3708

gooseberries

frozen organic gooseberries .

£1 per lb

awelfryn sa34 0dd - red house on crossroads / groesfordd
by davetparkes
Wed Jul 14, 2010 2:10 pm
Forum: Community Council
Topic: long vehicles/trailers fouling hedge banks
Replies: 0
Views: 1741

long vehicles/trailers fouling hedge banks

a few days ago a vehicle towing a drag trailer coming up the hill from st clears direction attempted to turn right on the groesfordd crossroads towards the blaenwaun , heading for dpbs. it was not in any way possible without fouling the banks so i assisted the driver to reverse back towards whitland...
by davetparkes
Sun Jul 11, 2010 5:40 pm
Forum: Local Announcements & Events
Topic: classic car/tractor/bike run 24july
Replies: 0
Views: 4506

classic car/tractor/bike run 24july

whitland classic motor club 1st annual fox run ====================================== classic car , vintage tractors and bike run. from llanboidy sports and social club on sat 24 july at 1030 for 1130 start. followed by barbecue on arrival back at around 1330. all classic cars, vintage tractors and ...
by davetparkes
Tue Jul 06, 2010 12:34 pm
Forum: Community Council
Topic: carmarthenshire public spending
Replies: 0
Views: 1738

carmarthenshire public spending

many drivers will have noticed at road lane closures a vehicle displaying a giant flashing arrow. how many of these are needed? one? two possibly ? three at most?. on the A40 near carmarthen its FIVE !!! i have seen this myself several times in recent years and again today . this looks to me pure jo...