Forty Years in Cookbooks

Forty Years in Cookbooks

I was asked recently for a list of cookbooks that have been influential in my life, by a friend writing his own book. As I flicked through many heavily-laden shelves, I realised how much these books have influenced how my family and I have lived for the past 40 years...
A Vote For Our Local Woodland

A Vote For Our Local Woodland

It is quite rare for us to write about something on our blog that is not obviously related to Halen Môn, which perhaps emphasises how important this project is to us. Our mission statement has the word ‘sustainable’ in it, and sustainability works when it...
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...
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...
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...