‘Mazin’ mackerel

Mackerel fishing off Tenby

(Feature image by alexbrn)

Absolutely anyone can catch a mackerel.

Chef Ed Latter epicureanism in Wales
Chef Ed Latter

Mum and Dad, were sitting on Solva harbour sipping a Gin and Tonic, waving me off like parents who’d just discovered free childcare. They’d handed me over to a stranger who had a sideline in ‘fishing trips’. I was seven years old and perched on a small boat, without a lifejacket, in bumpy water. I went from feeling like we were all going to die to mild excitement when we received our fishing equipment. The excitement lasted about three seconds.

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Walking the Pembrokeshire Coast Path.

Feature image Freshwater West by Nigel J. Bevans

Featured image – Through the dunes at Freshwater West.

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It is midwinter in Wales and I’m standing on a deserted beach – and I’m completely naked and letting the warm December sun dry me off. Because I’ve just been swimming in the sea (which on a bright day like this doesn’t feel anywhere near as cold as you might fear) and because I neglected to bring a towel with me.

I should hasten to add that there is no one else on the sands at Porthmynawyd Bay, and in fact no one else probably for a mile or so in either direction along the coast. That’s why I couldn’t resist discarding my clothes for a quick impromptu dip…

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