Articles

May 2018

Skoda Karoq

Motoring with Liam Bird

I became a huge fan of the Skoda Yeti soon after first driving one close to its launch in 2009. I drove various versions thereafter, all of which impressed. Finally I put my money where my mouth is and bought

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May 2018

Snippets – May

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other interesting bits and bobs

BILL BAILEY LARKS IN TRANSIT Join odd-ball comedian Bill Bailey as he performs his latest show, Larks In Transit at Swansea Grand Theatre between Tuesday 8 and Thursday 10 May 2018 at 20.00. Larks in Transit is a compendium of

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May 2018

Forget Me Not

Dementia Day Clubs

Forget Me Not Dementia Day Clubs is a charity that was established in March 2011. However, due to the number of legal formalities that had to be negotiated, the first club actually opened in Siloam Church Hall in March 2012.

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Auto News

With Liam Bird

WARM WELSH WELCOME FOR WORLD RALLY VISITORS Dayinsure Wales Rally GB, Britain’s round of the FIA World Rally Championship, is delighted to announce that North Wales Tourism has been appointed as the Official Accommodation Partner for this year’s prestigious event

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May 2018

Alhambra

With Liz Barry

A couple of years ago I travelled to Granada, in Andalusia, Spain with my sister with the specific aim of visiting the Alhambra. We were there in March when there was snow on the ground and the gardens were bare,

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May 2018

Family History

With Charles Wilson-Watkins

AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT… TATTOOS This month Charles departs from his usual family history and looks at the origins of body art in the form of tattoos. From my research, the history of inking your body makes for

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May 2018

Dusseldorf, Germany

With Simon Fry

OF KARNEVAL AND KRAFTWERK Simon Fry checks out Dusseldorf’s hustle and bustle in Karneval week In the streets outside Dusseldorf Hauptbahnhof (its main train station,) a team of American footballers knock about amiably and teens in knee-highs huddle together against

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May 2018

New for Old

Editor's Choice with Lesley Williams

I’m sure there are many readers, who like me have accumulated jewellery over the years. Some of it has simply gone out of fashion and some has been inherited – but ultimately it is just sitting around in a drawer

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May 2018

Culinary Causerie

with Lesley Williams

HaPPI-ness Sarla Langdon called…..‘Darling I’ve had a windfall – we must go out and celebrate by eating lobster’. How many times have you had a telephone call asking you to give your banking history to a PPI claim company, and

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