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A new book

I am happy to announce the imminent release of my first non-fiction book. To be published by Lightmorr Press, it is a pictorial record of the railway between Aberystwyth and Carmarthen. Closed gradually between 1965 and 1973, the line was a rambling rural affair that was conceived as a commercial dream to allow the mills […]

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Review of “A Light in the Darkness”

The December edition of the Ego magazine features a review of my latest novel 🙂 Available via this website or all good independent bookshops and a few other nice people EGO Magazine December 23

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Manchester & Milford Railway

The Ego published an article that I wrote about the historical Manchester & Milford railway. As the name indicates, it ran from Aberystwyth to one mile north of Pencader. Read on… (https://ego.today/nov23 ) – is the link to the whole magazine A new book that I have written about the history of the railway from […]

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A Light in the Darkness

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A Light in the Darkness – Owain’s final journey

After a long wait (mainly caused by a Masters degree taking up all my thoughts), I am in the throes of releasing ‘A Light in the Darkness’, a new novel. It is the final chapter of the mining trilogy, involving Owain Thomas and his family. Taking up the story from 1899, Owain recants his fortunes, […]

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By the Banks of the Rheidol – the Hafan incline

It wasn’t a bad day today, weather wise. The predicted rain stayed in the clouds and the sun shone through. Stuck for something to do on a bank holiday, we elected to go for a walk – but where? There are always ‘usual suspects’ in our routines, but I fancied to try and locate a […]

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Vlog 110123 – Pre-production notes and update for the film ‘Senghenydd’

‘It’s been busy and quiet’… my update as to pre-production notes for the film. I’ve managed to visit South Wales with a camera and spent a morning filming walls! Why? so it can be put on a green screen and it can be used as a backdrop to the stage when filming – so we […]

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Vlog 051222 – Location shoots

I have been out on the road doing some preliminary location shoots for my Masters dissertation, ‘Senghenydd’. Now, I am back and have analysed the results. I am hoping that most of this footage can be edited in some way or form into the final video. Being in South Wales on a visit, I had […]

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Vlog 221122 – AMP dissertation. Location

My latest vlog… The subject of today’s vlog is location. Defining the project that I am working on to produce the film ‘Senghenydd’, I am vlogging my experience to act as feedback and a reminder when I come to write my dissertation of the different steps and experiences therein. The script was fairly straightforward to […]

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Vlog – an update of my various projects

Hi ! I have been conspicuous by my absence, perhaps. However, I have been a bit busy with various projects – mostly regarding my university studies, as I approach the last leg of an MSc in Advanced Media Production. Here’s a video about three book projects and the MSc.   I will be providing regular […]