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Correction: Walk on Sunday 11th February, FAN LLIA

The incorrect meeting place was shown on the website. The correct details for the walk are: Sunday 11th February, FAN LLIA (Joint with Swansea Ramblers) Meet at 9:00am between Guildhall & Victoria Park (GR SS 643 923) or 10:15am Blaen Llia … Continue reading

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Pre-Christmas walk from Southgate

On Saturday 16th December, 14 walkers met at the NT car park at Southgate for a walk which started in bright sunshine. Their route took them along the coast path to enjoy fine views across Three Cliffs Bay before descending … Continue reading

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Graham Wattley

We regret to announce the death of Graham Wattley on November 28th. Graham was a strong supporter of the Society and a keen walk leader. He was well known to older Society walkers, particularly for walks he led to WW2 … Continue reading

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Landimore Stroll, 4th November 2017

On Saturday 4 November, after overnight rain, there were good walking conditions for 17 walkers who assembled on the marsh at Landimore for a circular walk to Weobley Castle and returning along Stembridge valley, arguably the most attractive in the … Continue reading

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Grants Made in 2016

The Society is aware of its responsibilities in maintaining architecturally important buildings, protecting the natural environment, keeping footpaths in good repair and supporting local scientific and cultural activities. All this is necessary to keep Gower special.  To this end we … Continue reading

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The President’s Evening Talk by Dr Ruth Callaway

  The President’s Evening Talk by Dr Ruth Callaway Saturday 28th October Marine Life on North Gower, specifically the decline of the Cockle Industry. Our President, Byron Davies, has an abiding interest in Gower. Now living in Penclawdd, one of … Continue reading

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Gower Society Walk, Saturday 28th October

The second recent Society walk on Mumbles Hill was on Saturday morning 28th October, led by Peter Douglas-Jones. Mandy, Christine and Bren – walk regulars – were at the Langland Corner rendezvous before 0930; and our chairman, by the narrowest … Continue reading

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Gower Society Walk, Saturday 14 October.

On Saturday 14 September, a group of 17 keen walkers met at the corner of Mary Twill Lane. Before setting off on the walk we went into St Peter’s Church to look at the stained-glass window made in Swansea in … Continue reading

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President’s Evening

A reminder about the President’s Evening: A Gower Society Talk by Dr Ruth Callaway on Marine Life in North Gower, specifically the decline of the cockle industry.   This will be at Sketty Parish Hall on Saturday 28 October at 7.30pm. … Continue reading

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Peter Hutchison

Peter Hutchison, who died on September 21st at the age of 86 had been struggling with poor health for some time. He was a very active member of the Gower Society. He led walks regularly and was especially knowledgeable about … Continue reading

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