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Welcome to the Bluestone Blog! Here you can read about who we are and what we do, as well as everything new and exciting that is happening in our area and much, much more. We’re open all year round, whatever the weather, so there’s always something fun and exciting going on at Bluestone – and we’re sure to be behind the scenes blogging about it! 

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Howell Davies The Prince of Pembrokeshire Pirates

By Terry John

Most people have never heard of Howell Davis, yet he was one of the most feared pirates of the early 18th century - and he came from Pembrokeshire. Our Bluestone Historian Terry John has been discovering his secrets.
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What is the History of February

By Terry John

February in 2016 is special as it is a leap year! Find out more about the history of the month and the traditions of the years shortest month in our latest Bluestone blog. Read More

Gift Ideas for St Dwynwens Day 2016

By Kathryn Slade

Did you know that here in Wales we have our own Patron Saint of Lovers? Dydd Santes Dwynwen is celebrated every year on the 25th of January. Find out who she was and get some gift inspiration to celebrate! Read More

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What is the History of January

By Terry John

I should begin this blog about January by wishing you all a very happy and prosperous New Year - but I wonder how many people realise that by doing so, I am actually commemorating an ancient pagan Roman god? Read More

Standing Stones

The Magical Maenhirs of Pembrokeshire

By Terry John

Pembrokeshire has sometimes been called ‘the land of enchantment and magic’ and it’s true! Cynics may sneer, but within our county we have many large and ancient stones that were once believed to harbour supernatural powers…there were stones that danced, stones that healed, stones that concealed treasures or even marked the graves of outlaws and lovers and stones that mark the sites of forgotten battles. Read More

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