Share YOUR Favourite Anglesey Tale

Visitors' experiences on Anglesey vary from person to person. It depends on the reasons that people come to visit in the first place.

Let me tell you what I really enjoy.

I enjoy meeting and talking to people who are either visiting the Island for the first time or have been visiting for decades.

I think it's quite clear by now that I love my Island Home and the stories that tie me to my special places:


Thomas Telford's glorious Menai Suspension Bridge really brings back warm memories of my Dad.

Dulas Beach is where I go to listen to the ducks settle down noisily for the night.

Cymyran Beach is the long, quiet beach where I go to dodge RAF jets and get a suntan on my legs.




BUT THAT'S ONLY ME AND MY STORIES.

Do YOU have a special place or a pleasant experience that you'd like to share? Is there a special reason why it's so important for you.

Dingle - Nanty Y Pandy

  • A childhood memory?

  • Something completely unexpected?

  • Where someone proposed?

  • A SPOOKY TALE? Oo-er!

  • Maybe you found the perfect place to chill out and enjoy a glass of wine?



    Now it's your turn.

    It's easy. Just let me know...

    Do You Have An Interesting
    Anglesey Story? Do Tell!

    When I was writing about Llanddwyn Beach on the West Coast of Anglesey, it was fun sharing my Fish Batting story.

    I'm sure you've got some even better Anglesey holiday stories that people really would love to hear about.

    Go on, let us hear them.

    YOUR Anglesey Story

    Click on the links below to read some great stories. They were all written by other visitors to this page.

    Trearddur-Bay-early 50's. 
    Trearddur Bay memories … early 1950's. “The Bay” was considered, by those who didn't know much about anything, to be where the wealthy folk lived; …

    Porth Swtan ... A family connection. 
    Dear Wil, My Great Grandfather, Robert Richards, (1849-1928), lived at Clegir Mawr near Porth Swtan, raising a family of 10 children. (He was one of 14 …

    A short break. So we thought! 
    Having just got married at Christmas we wanted to get away together as life was taking its toll. My new job was not working out as I planned we got 2 months’ …

    Why Anglesey Is So Special To Me 
    Hi Wil Out of the times on Anglesey, by far the most special was in May 2005 when myself and my now wife were in Anglesey for the Bank Holiday Weekend …

    Oonagh’s story 
    Dear Wil We started visiting Anglesey when I was about 8 or 9 years old and stayed at Ma Evan’s campsite ( Tyddyn Uchaf ) in those days. Their house …

    Llanddwyn Island 
    Hi Wil As a young lad some fifty one years ago I bought a little Royal Enfield motorbike from J O WILLIAMS in Llangefni. That changed my life …

    Halcyon Days at Llanddona Beach 
    Dear Wil My first real holiday as a child was spent at a Farm in Llanddona. We returned year after year, I am in my seventies now and have done much …

    Anglesey Black Swan 
    Dear Friends Please have a good look at the above images, which I took a week and a half ago near the Anglesey County Town of Llangefni. It was late …

    Childhood Memories 
    Dear Wil I was looking at the school web site, the photo at the bottom of the scenes is I think the cottage where we used to come for holiday when I …

    Save Rhoscolyn Beach! 
    Dear Wil Please can you use your database in Wales to inform the local people and try and get a petition together to support the following: …

    Name that Beach! 
    Hi Will! During one of my visits to Anglesey in 2006 I took a wrong turn and ended up at a delighful beach that has eluded me ever since! I'd love …

    Newry Beach 
    Dear Wil Newry Beach is special because it's home. Wherever I've been in the world there is no place like Newry Beach. Holyhead people could …

    Swimming in Beaumaris 
    Dear Wil, When I was at primary school at Llanfair PG, we used to be taken for a swim, by coach, to a swimming pool in Beaumaris. I think it was …

    Allt Goch, Red Hill, Beaumaris 
    Whenever I vist Anglesey I stay in Beaumaris and have got to know the area quite well, one street name that has me curious is Allt Goch, or Red Hill. …

    Times to come.... 
    I loved reading your memories, waxing lyrical over younger times. I wish my young times were something I wanted to remember. But here I am, Mother to …

    Llanddona Beach 
    When my family of three girls and one son were very young, we would all walk down to the beach every other day. It was a trek but once we were down …

    ANGLESEY SPRING. ARE WE THERE YET? Not rated yet
    Dear Reader, It looks like it's going to be a weekend on Anglesey for walking rather than sitting on the promenade in Benllech drinking a cup of tea …

    Anglesey Historic Churches Not rated yet
    Hi Wil Yet again our holidays (we went twice) in Anglesey this year were excellent. We stayed in the beautiful village of Aberffraw in a cottage …

    Best beach cafe on Anglesey Not rated yet
    Hi there Wil The little beach cafe at Cemaes Bay is the best on Anglesey! We started to visit Anglesey when our daughter was little and discovered …

    Beware the Column of Fear!! Not rated yet
    Hi Wil, Having traveled quite entensively over a period of years, I now look for something new and exciting to challenge my 61 years! I found just …

    Benllech Ice Cream Back Up And Running Not rated yet
    Dear Gentle Reader Wil here with some very important, nay vital important news for you to get your Spring off to a good start. Dan Dare and his trusty …

    Driving Test - Holyhead 1967 Not rated yet
    Dear Wil My husaband Alan was stationed at RAF Valley and we were living in Holyhead when I decided that I needed to be able to drive. So I started …

    Cycling the Telor trail from Beaumaris Not rated yet
    Hi Wil Some news for you. A new company, Isle of Anglesey Bike & Kayak Hire has set up in Beaumaris enabling visitors to hire bikes from just £10 …

    A Place In My Heart - Trearddur Bay Not rated yet
    Dear Wil A few years ago I had to come to Holyhead to work. Basically to train people to take over mine & my workmates jobs in Kent. Feeling sad …

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    Patchwork and Quilting on Anglesey Not rated yet
    Anglesey has a little advertised cultural activity which is now attracting a lot of national and international acclaim, especially following the much vaunted …

    MYNYDD BODAFON Not rated yet
    After enduring the long, damp, cold, dark days of Winter, it's a welcome relief to realise that the daylight hours are slowly, slowly getting longer and …

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