When a family whose son had been badly wounded in Afghanistan moved to Narberth recently, the community held a Help for Heroes cake sale, raising £6,500 for the charity. The gesture was typical of a warm-hearted Welsh town in which some of the spirit of Dylan Thomas’s Llareggub in Under Milk Wood lives on. “Everyone has a cheery word for anybody. The thought of the elderly being lonely or friendless is unthinkable,” says Carol Peett.. The beautiful surrounding countryside attracts escapees from the rat race and holidaymakers, so smallholdings and letting businesses are sought-after.