Articles

August 2015

CULINARY CAUSERIE

with Lesley Williams

A WELCOME RETURN WHAT A GOOD-NEWS STORY FOR GOWER – THE WELCOME TO TOWN HAS REOPENED UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP, AND I AM HAPPY TO SAY THAT THE ONLY THING THAT REMAINS OF THE OLD PUB IS THE STRUCTURE AND THE

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August 2015

BAY Legal Matters

With Katherine Simpson of Graham Evans and Partners

Power of Attorney AN AGEING POPULATION FACES CHALLENGES BUT LASTING POWER OF ATTORNEY OFFERS PROTECTION AND CONTROL OVER VITAL AFFAIRS. KATHERINE SIMPSON OF GRAHAM EVANS AND PARTNERS TELLS US MORE. In the UK, the number of over-65s now outnumbers people

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August 2015

BAY Business news

Swansea Business News

Marriott employee wins highest company accolade Hilary Woolvin has worked at the Marriott Hotel in the Waterfront for 26 years as the breakfast shift leader. She was recently invited, along with her husband and hotel manager Michael Downie for a

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Badger’s Album of the month

Listen out for Badger & Emma presenters of the breakfast show on the wave 96.4 fm

BADGER’S CD OR DOWNLOAD CHOICE OF THE MONTH IS THE DEBUT STUDIO ALBUM BY BRITISH/AUSTRALIAN ELECTRONICA TRIO COMMUNION. Years and Years Communion The album not only went straight into the chart at number one, but also outsold the rest of

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July 2015

All things books

With Sarla Langdon

Summer Reading It has become the fashion with the quality Sunday papers to invite well-known authors with uneven critical faculties to make choices of books for your summer reading. I value my own judgement more highly and present you here

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July 2015

Harbour Highlights

with Kim Jones

Harbour Highlights KIM JONES is known to readers as a regular contributor of local and not so local bike rides. This month however, Kim had a different hat on as he travelled up the coast to ABERAERON to meet Glyn

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July 2015

The Gower Show 2015

Celebrating Rural Life

The Gower Show 2015  Celebrating Rural Life The Gower Show is a traditional one-day agricultural show and this year will be on Sunday 2nd August 2015 The Show is held in the stunning grounds of Penrice Castle Park near Oxwich

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July 2015

Top 10 in the UK

With Charles Fencott of 57 BARBERS in Vivian Road, Sketty

Charles Fencott of 57 BARBERS in Vivian Road, Sketty knows a thing or two about male grooming. Why not pop in to see him and experience a traditional cut-throat close shave? Top 10 in the UK AS PROMISED, THIS MONTH’S

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July 2015

Family History

with Charles Wilson-Watson

Family History Charles Wilson-Watson joins us this month to give advice on family history research. Charles is a researcher and family historian – do get in touch if you need help in finding out more about your ancestry. Birth Certificates

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July 2015

BAY Fashion

with Chantele Cross-Jones

Not on the High Street This month our fashionista Chantele has been scouring the internet for UK based designers who are bucking the trend and bringing manufacturing back to Britain. The refreshing thing is that the prices are highly competitive

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July 2015

TheBAY Film Reviews

with Sofiane Ziad

TheBAY Film Reviews The Cine Files with Sofiane Ziad Film review: Timbuktu Director: Abderrahmane Sissako A HEART-BREAKING, VISUAL BALLADRY OF ONE NATION’S FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL Timbuktu, 2012. An establishing shot of a gazelle running for its life in the dunes

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July 2015

SURFING

WITH CHRIS ‘GUTS’ GRIFFITHS

Good news all round With summer creeping slowly upon us, the usual decline in surf conditions begins. Guys are digging out the paddleboards, fishing rods and even tennis racquets to help keep them amused through the flat spells. I have

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July 2015

Badger’s Album of the month

Listen out for Badger & Emma, presenters of the breakfast show on - the wave 96.4fm

Will Young Love Revolution IT DOESN’T SEEM POSSIBLE THAT IT IS THIRTEEN YEARS SINCE WILL YOUNG WON THE INAUGURAL SERIES OF POP IDOL. BADGER HAS SELECTED YOUNG’S LOVE REVOLUTION AS HIS ALBUM OF THE MONTH, AND LISTENING TO THIS CD

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July 2015

SPOTLIGHT ON LETTINGS

With Hannah McCartan, Director of multi-award winning agency McCARTAN LETTINGS

SPOTLIGHT ON LETTINGS Change in Regulations brings Landlord Licencing to Wales Lettings expert, Hannah McCartan, Director of multi-award winning agency McCARTAN LETTINGS, explains that changes to regulation in Wales will require all Landlords to be registered and if they manage

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July 2015

Of Damsels and Dragons

WITH DR ISABELLA BREY’S

DR ISABELLA BREY’S INSECTS FOR JULY ARE THE SEEMINGLY MAGICAL DRAGONFLIES AND DAMSELFLIES – BUT NOT EVERYTHING IN THE GARDEN IS LOVELY Of Damsels and Dragons On sunny summer days near lakes and streams, dragonflies delight with their spectacular aerobatics

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July 2015

DIG IT

WITH FULKE ANDEL

Gardening advice for the new (and not so new) gardener Well we’ve experienced some extremes, weather wise over the last few months! A fantastically warm April, a colder than normal May and so far a windy June. However, according to

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July 2015

SWANSEA CATS PROTECTION

by John Morrissey – SCP

Looking after your cat in the sunshine  With summer and warmer weather almost upon us it is important to look after our little furry friends. Cats are very susceptible to heatstroke in excessive heat conditions due to their small body

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