The lavender fields a Gower Christmas tree and sunflowers farmer hopes will be the next big Instagrammable attraction

The farmer behind Gower Fresh Christmas trees and the sunflowers at Rhossili has revealed his plans for his latest botanical venture. Coming summer, 2022, farmer Robert Morgan has announced he intends to turn both his farm as well as a field at the sunflower patch into seas of purple with lavender plants. The lavender fields… Continue reading The lavender fields a Gower Christmas tree and sunflowers farmer hopes will be the next big Instagrammable attraction

The water at Langland and Caswell Bay has been declared polluted and unsafe

Two popular bays in Swansea have been declared unsafe due to high pollution levels. Waters at Langland and Caswell bay that are situated in the Gower have been given a pollution warning by Safer Seas & Rivers Service. The warning states that storm sewage has been discharged from a sewer overflow within the past 48… Continue reading The water at Langland and Caswell Bay has been declared polluted and unsafe

Popular Gower bistro raises wages by 30% to attract staff after ‘devastating’ closure

The owner of a popular Gower venue has chosen to raise wages by 30% to attract staff after facing the “devastating” decision to close its bistro doors. The iconic Oxwich Bay Hotel, centred at the doorstep of the stunning Oxwich Bay, has been serving as a hotel, bistro and wedding venue for decades. But now… Continue reading Popular Gower bistro raises wages by 30% to attract staff after ‘devastating’ closure

Animal sanctuary that saved 300 horses in seven years pushed to the brink of closure by pandemic

An animal sanctuary fears it may have to close after being pushed to the financial brink due to the pandemic. Woodfield Animal Sanctuary, at Welshmoor near Llanrhidian, Gower, has rescued scores of horses, sheep, cows and other animals after opening almost eight years ago. But while its funding has always been precarious, the pandemic –… Continue reading Animal sanctuary that saved 300 horses in seven years pushed to the brink of closure by pandemic