Ynys Wair / Lundy Island


23 Awst / August 2011         Trefnydd / Organiser Alan Richards

Balmoral at Swansea Docks

Alan waiting for the stragglers

gadael Abertawe

departing Swansea

all aboard

niew view of Swansea

Peter & Gary

guildhall

Mike & Ann

Ann & Alison - mature fifty something year olds

Glenda & Jacqui

Alison & Peter

buoy

Swansea & Kilvey Hill

Mumbles

Mumbles Lighthouse

yacht

Gary & Helen

Ann, Alison, Peter

towards Ilfracombe

Mike & Ann

Pat, Jane & Gareth

choc-a-bloc

Norman & Denis

Merv & Jacqui

Jane

Alan

Mandy & Jeff

coming into Ilfracombe

St Nicholas Chapel, Ilfracombe

Mike, Ann, Alison, Peter

Ann & Alison starting early!

hundreds getting off at Ilfracombe

Norman, Denis, Pat

leaving Ilfracombe for Lundy

two hours journey

Jane & Gareth

Brian

Glenda & Jacqui

Ilfracombe in the distance

Mike & Ann

tuag at Ynys Wair

Mervyn

towards Lundy Island

at the bow

tuag at Ynys Wair

Lundy in sight

Jacqui & Merv

Norman & Denis

John Ashley

lounging about

Mandy & Jeff

Ann & Alison dragging in the z's

cyrraedd Ynys Wair

Lundy

Ynys Wair

departing the boat

be careful!

waiting patiently to get off!

Alan

up the steep hill

lan y tyle serth

ar yr ynys

Jeff & Mandy

group photo on Lundy

Balmoral and Oldenburg at Lundy

Lundy coastline

ar hyd arfordir Ynys Wair

Glenda

Glenda & Jackui

bit of climbing

Pat doing a bit of scrambling

looking back at the jetty

seibiant

Alison & Ann

Alan

Peter & Gary

Jeff & Mandy

John Pennington Harman won postumous VC in India 1944

former quarry path

near Halfway Wall

strange formation of rocks

at Halfway Wall

dwy fenyw ganol oed ar graig

Helen & Halfway Wall

crossing to other side of island

near the Pyramid

Jenny's Cove

tuag at yr hen oleudy

western coast is more rugged

towards the old lighthouse

old lighthouse

Jeff & Mandy

plenty of time for a pint, Gareth!

up to the lighthouse

Mike on top of the lighthouse

Alan

looking down onto the graveyard

Helen, Gareth, Alison, Gary, Mike, Ann on top of lighthouse

inscribed Christian stones at Beacon Hill

Beaon Hill cemetery

edrych at yr hen oleudy

St Helena's Church

Marisco Tavern

Mike has to catch his lunch

Alison & Ann (pints again!)

Jacqui & Glenda

Gary & Norman

Mike & Brian

Jeff & Mandy

St Helena

St Helena

back to jetty by 5:15pm!

Jacqui & Glenda

stragglers back at the pub!

Helen, Alison & Ann rushing back to the jetty

jetty in sight

nol ar y Balmoral

Helen, Brian, Denis all aboard

Gareth & Gary

Lundy in the distance

Jeff & Mandy

Denis & Pat

towards Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe in sight

gwylan y mor

Ilfracombe

landing at Ilfracombe

town crier

Jeff

leaving Ilfracombe

evening sunshine

ta ta Ilfracombe

Mike's still thirsty!

Glenda & Brian

back towards Swansea

Norman & Pat

Alison & Ann are on the wine now!

Peter

sunset

machlud haul

Ann- 'lets have a party!

Jacqui

Merv

Helen

Glenda & Mike

Denis

Gareth & Gary

Alison & Peter

Mandy & Jeff