Articles

July 2021

The Art Scene

With Mark Rees

To say that we’ve been somewhat deprived of the arts for the last year and a bit would be the understatement of the century. In recent times however, things have slowly but surely been returning to some semblance of normality,

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July 2021

Auto News…

With Liam Bird

One in four drivers are now more nervous behind the wheel following a year of lockdowns Nearly a quarter (24 per cent) of drivers say they now feel more nervous about driving than they did before the COVID-19 pandemic started.

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July 2021

Dig it

Gardening advice for the new (and not so new) gardener with Fulke Andel

This is often one of the hottest months of the year and a great time to sit out and enjoy your garden. Well that’s the kiss of death now! Keep plants looking good by regularly dead-heading, and you’ll enjoy a

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July 2021

In the Heights

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

“Washington Heights. Say it, so it doesn’t disappear!” In The Heights opens with main character Usnavi telling the story of his hometown to a group of children, a very fitting beginning for a film all about the importance and value

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July 2021

Battle of Gower

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

Driving from Fforestfach to Gorseinon you pass by the site of a battle that took place in the 12th century and left more than 500 men dead. Charles Wilson Watkins has been looking into the history of this battle of

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July 2021

Menopause Management

Bay Cluster Network with Reem El-Sharkawi

Dr Lamah El-Sharkawi is a GP in Uplands and Mumbles Surgery and her sister Reem El-Sharkawi is a GP Pharmacist, both are part of the Bay Cluster Network. Following on from last month’s article, this month we will talk about

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July 2021

Greek Souvlaki

Summer Recipe with Chef Christos

We are in the middle of summer and it is time to get your barbecue up and running and ready for Greek souvlaki. Meat or vegetable skewers cooked on a charcoal barbecue will achieve a smoky flavour with a crispy

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July 2021

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

The River House Oh, the joy in being able to get dressed up and have a date night. So many celebrations have gone uncelebrated, birthdays and wedding anniversaries that have all been marked with a cursory nod to the occasion.

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July 2021

All about the pink!

Wine recomendations with Antoinette Milne

  It’s July and the outdoors is THE place to be. Although we happily drink rose wine throughout the year, summer is when it arguably takes centre stage. We’ve got an exciting Welsh Rose Petal Gin to start, a Rose

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