Articles

February 2017

The Greek Islands of Skopelos and Alonissos

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry. Liz has once again been travelling with her camera, this time she explores some of the islands of the Sporades Archipelago.

During my stay on the island of Skiathos last summer, I travelled to the nearby islands of Skopelos and Alonissos. The day-long cruise aboard the Agios Nikolas only allowed me a taste of the culture and history that these beautiful

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Hinds’ Sight

with Liz Hinds

Liz Hinds is an experienced author in both Christian and secular publications. Liz is also a regular blogger – you can keep up to date with her musings at liz-and-harvey.blogspot.co.uk. This month Liz wants to love and be loved. ‘Alexa,

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February 2017

Family History

With Charles Wilson-Watkins

This month Charles looks at the history to be found in our homes. If you have a question regarding your family history that you’d like to put to Charles, he can be contacted at swanseafamilyhistory@yahoo.co.uk – he’d be delighted to

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February 2017

Bird Watch

with Amanda Skull

New Year – No Garden! We have recently moved. Whilst we were sad to say goodbye to our garden and all its visitors, we were excited to see what birds would visit us in our new home. Unfortunately, there is

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February 2017

Snippets

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

BLACKPILL HISTORY SOCIETY DIARY DATES The doors of Vivian Hall Blackpill open at 10 am for a cup of something hot. Old, new and prospective members are welcome. Tea or coffee is free to members whilst a small charge is

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Winter 2016

BAY TV Swansea

What's new at the TV station

WE’VE BEEN ASKED SEVERAL TIMES RECENTLY IF WE HAVE BRANCHED OUT INTO TELEVISION, WITH THE LAUNCH OF BAY TV. WE HAVEN’T, BUT WE DID DROP IN ON OUR NAMESAKE TO SEE WHAT WAS HAPPENING BAY TV Swansea is providing a

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Winter 2016

Malta Classic

Classic Motors with Ashley Lovering

THIS MONTH ASHLEY RETURNS TO MALTA, WHERE CLASSIC CARS AS WELL AS THE TOURISTS APPRECIATE THE WARM DRY CLIMATE. HERE HE SHOWS US SOME OF HIS FAVOURITES FROM THE MDINA GRAND PRIX The Mdina Grand Prix or Malta Classic as

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Winter 2016

Pain and the brain

With Tim Wright - Gower Acupuncture, Swansea

How Does Pain Work And What Can Be Done To Treat It? Pain is endemic and pain medication can have serious side effects. In many cases, as evidenced by last month’s BBC programme “The Doctor Who Gave Up Drugs”, medication

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Winter 2016

Spice Up Your Life!

With The Herbal Clinic

From the earliest days of man’s development, taste was the primary sense used for identifying the effects of food and herbs, a tool to help distinguish nourishment from poison. You need only to observe an infant experimenting with their first

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