Coastal Art: ‘Four on Anglesey’

Coastal Art: ‘Four on Anglesey’

Just around the corner from Ty Halen, our new Saltcote, is one quarter of an extraordinary outdoor summer art installation, 'Four on Anglesey.' This project has seen four striking 2.5m canvases placed in the four corners of the salty isle, each painting in amongst the...

Season to Taste: A Seafood Pop-Up at Halen Môn

Season to Taste: A Seafood Pop-Up at Halen Môn

For 2 days only this summer, on 1st & 2nd August, pop-up food company The Kitchen will be offering a unique seafood menu at our new Saltcote, Ty Halen. Following the success of their first pop-up adventure at The Great Orme Brewery, the team at The Kitchen have wasted...

A Dip in King’s X

A Dip in King’s X

When summer eventually rolls around, and Magnums, BBQs and sunburn become daily occurrences, where is better to head to than the nearest stretch of water? Luckily, in Anglesey, we don't have far to go. We have a list of favourite beaches as long as our coastal path,...

Restaurant review: Brawn

Restaurant review: Brawn

STALKS AND SNOUTS ON COLUMBIA ROAD Organising activities and interesting eating experiences for mixed generation (3 in this case) groups in London can be tricky but last weekend it was expertly achieved. Early Sunday morning the extended HM family ventured to East...

On your (electric) bike

On your (electric) bike

Some weekends seem to go on forever, and this one just gone, helped greatly by bright sunshine, clear skies, and our brilliant new electric bikes, seemed to be one of them. The bikes, available to hire at HM HQ from today, are commonplace in many European countries,...

An audience with Michael Sheen: a Welsh celebration

An audience with Michael Sheen: a Welsh celebration

Last week HM was lucky enough to attend 'An Audience with Michael Sheen', an event organised by BAFTA Cymru to celebrate the creative industries and culture of Wales, held at none other than BAFTA HQ in the heart of London's Picadilly. We were invited by Menter a...

An Invitation to Number 10

An Invitation to Number 10

It is not everyday you receive an envelope with a return address of 10 Downing Street, but happily that's what happened a few weeks ago, when HM was invited by David Cameron to a reception there, to celebrate St. David's Day. Hot after Alison's trip to DEFRA to meet...

Halen Môn is always the answer

Halen Môn is always the answer

We love a good quiz show, so were very excited when Halen Môn fan Jess told us she'd spotted a question on 'The Chase' with us as the answer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gzOIhYTXTA4 Coincidentally, another Halen Môn addict, Laurens, was playing a board game very...

‘The Salt of Live’

‘The Salt of Live’

'In today’s fast-paced and hectic world, Antonio Castelló Avilleira offers us a rare moment of reflection in his superbly timeless new paintings. He arrests fleeting moments, such as the ripeness of fruit, to great effect, thus exploring nature at its most fragile....