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May 2021

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May 2021

Due to the pandemic the Snippets section has not been updated. This section is used to highlight interesting happenings in the area – during the lock-down there have been no community events taking place. As soon as things get back

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May 2021

May Auto News

With Liam Bird

Hagerty invites drivers to register their car for display at 2021 Festival of the Unexceptional Hagerty invites owners of deliciously dull vehicles to nominate them for a space on the concours lawn at the 2021 Festival of the Unexceptional. If

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May 2021

Cashflow Management

Business & career advice with Neil Franklin

This month Neil Franklin gives his advice on Starting a Business in 2021 and covers the all-important topic of Cashflow Management. Be careful how you plan and develop your business infrastructure – you want to keep a keen eye on

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May 2021

Happy May

Wine recommendations with Antoinette Milne - Wine for life learning

The May Bank Holiday is almost here, accompanied by long, warm, sunny days! We’ve all been waiting for this (some more patiently than others)! There’s a beautifully bottled and summery Prosecco Rose to start, followed by a wonderfully fresh and

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May 2021

Auction Houses

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

The word “auction” derives from the Latin, auctum which means to grow or increase. During the 17th century, auctions were relatively uncommon as it was common practise to either haggle or have a set price. The two major auction houses

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May 2021

Perfect Timing

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

Chris and his mates were glad that lockdown was finally lifted so that they could travel to find the perfect wave… They say all good things come to an end, and so it was with the amazing run of swell

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May 2021

The cost of cyber crime

Commercial Insurance with Julie Heatley-Thomas, Senior Account Executive Prescott Jones

Most of us are getting used to attempts to defraud us personally, whether it is through scam telephone calls or dodgy e-mails and sadly one of the darker developments of the COVID pandemic is the rise in cyber related crime.  

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May 2021

Pharmacies begin giving Covid vaccines

Covid-19 vaccinations - Swansea Bay University Health Board

Community pharmacies are joining the fight against Coronavirus by taking part in the Swansea Bay Covid-19 vaccination programme. Three Swansea pharmacies are now giving Covid vaccinations under a pilot scheme. The vaccines are given strictly by appointment only to invited

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May 2021

Keeping your cat safe

With Lyn Gardener - Swansea Cats Protection

Where’s my cat? Have you noticed there seem to be lots of cats going missing lately? Or is it just me? Or is it simply that social media make the problem more visible? Before Facebook and other sharing platforms, if

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May 2021

Check in with your heart

With The Herbal Clinic

Intrinsically, we feel our hearts to be emotional centres; thus phrases such as ‘down hearted’, ‘heartbreak’ and ‘heart of gold’ are an integral part of our language. Eastern wisdom, as well as some Greek philosophers such as Aristotle, taught that

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