Hugo’s Baptism

Here we are as a family together last Sunday to celebrate Baptism of the youngest member Hugo, who is now a very bonny 6 month old The plan was for the church service at St Mary’s Penmark where generations of the Jones and Boothby families have worshiped and been christened, married (and indeed buried) followed […]

Fame & Fortune…..

…….well we will have to settle for just fame ! So as you may have seen, Fonmon recently appeared in three of the BBC’s Coastal Lives programs (here’s a little clip)   – Sir Brooke featured a lot, along with myself and my little daughter Aian. However – it was the head of the family people […]

Fonmon Family traditions

Introducing a new family member at Fonmon Castle: Hugo, born 6th March – here he is with his very proud dad. Named after his great Grandpa, Sir Hugo Boothby, we traced the name back through the family tree for almost a thousand years! Not bad going we thought…… Our family is originally from Lincolnshire (now Boothby […]

Meet Millie !

Meet the newest member of the Fonmon Castle Team – Millie! We would like to say a huge thank you to Cats Protection Bridgend Adoption Centre for allowing us to adopt her. Millie lives in our stable block and her official role is “Chief Mouser” – she patrols the gardens, stables and outbuildings and although […]