CMS Responds to the Sustainable Farming Scheme

Upland farming is tough work, and its no surprise that the number of farmers still dedicated to working in these less favourable environments has declined over the years.  But the Cambrian Mountains as we know them today are essentially a farmed landscape and the paths and tracks criss-crossing them have been laid down by the […]

A country of memorable poets!

  We were delighted with the response to our poetry competition, and delighted once again with the enthusiasm of poets, judges and locals at our Prize Giving event last Saturday in the beautiful Library at Neuadd Pantyfedwen in Pontrhydfendigaid.   Judges Julie Brominicks and Cyril Jones read out the winning poems in the English category for […]

Poetry and the uplands

Our 2023 poetry competition concludes with a prize giving, poetry readings and panel discussion with two of the judges on 2 March 2024. You can see the full results here. The judges said “Some strong themes emerged from the poems – love, loss, grief, belonging, language and the passing of time. Some captured the landscape […]