I grew up in a small village in North Wales. Brymbo.Famed for its steel works which closed in the nineties, an industry that, along with mining, sustained much of the workforce in the area. So it’s always great to hear about anything good that is taking place in and around the village.Brymbo MX track is exactly that. I grew up ...

A morning walk around Cefn Country park , taking in the Cefn Viaduct.Cefn Viaduct was built in 1845/46  It measures one thousand five hundred and eight feet in length, and stands one hundred and forty-seven feet above the level of the river. The structure is supported by nineteen arches with sixty foot spans. In 1845 rival schemes were put forward ...

Snowdonia Walking and Climbing is run by Richard ‘Rusty’ Bale, a fully qualified Mountaineering Instructor (WMCI), qualified to instruct all aspects of mountaineering and a full member of the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI). He started mountaineering in Scotland with the RAF Mountain Rescue Service over 20 years ago and since then he has walked and climbed throughout the UK and abroad. ...

As lockdown restrictions continue to be eased in Wales, many are asking what they can – and cannot do – under the latest rules and guidance here is some guidance put out by the BBC on Welsh lockdown and the easing being introduced. Beer gardens reopened last Monday – along with hairdressers and barbers, for the first time since social-distancing ...

North Wales Tourism Attraction of the Year, Llechwedd, opened its doors to the public for the first time in over three months on July 6th to show off their social distancing measures and explain the areas that will reopen as we head deeper into the easing of lockdown. Members of the Blaenau community, from local and regional authorities were invited ...

As Welsh Government eases restrictions and makes announcements to re-open Welsh Tourism, businesses across North Wales prepare for a safe return to Business. Wrexham, often seen as the capital of North Wales and a gateway for Cheshire and the North West of England, has evolved to meet the challenges set by Covid restrictions. Wrexham certainly hasn’t stood still since the ...

Watching people in England herd to beaches over the bank holiday weekend was enough to strike anger and worry into anyone.Wales is still closed and although it looks as though rules will be eased in the coming couple of weeks I can’t help but think the foolishness of many people will lead to another spike in the coming weeks. Please ...

A simple reflective poem by Nathan Fuller.North Wales remains closed for the time being, but how is the Covid19 outbreak affecting your business?Drop us an email at enquiries@extremenorthwales.com and let us know. ...

Episode 10 from the Wildlings Sailing series of films.This is the final film from the Wildlings Sailing Series . . . .for now!We hope to keep in touch with the couple and cover any other adventures that might stem from North Wales. The so this is it! This is the moment they were working towards from buying the Good Tidings, ...

Episode 9 from the Wildlings Sailing series of films. The final preps and family time being spent together ahead of the “s*#t getting real” The final video before the epic North Wales to France sail. Watch their video below and check back for regular updates but before you do, why not buy them  a croissant for their Journey on thier ...