Articles in Category : Home & Garden

February 2019

Winter Garden Birds

Wildlife watch with Danielle Rouse

Bay is delighted to welcome Danielle Rouse on board as our resident ornithologist in 2019. Dan is a passionate conservationist, with a keen interest in ornithology. She lives on the South Wales coast where she spends much time observing the

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February 2019

Dig it

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

This monthly article is mainly designed for those new to gardening who are looking to enjoy the fruits of their labours on their dinner plate. For experienced gardeners, it will act more as an aide memoire as to what needs

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February 2019

Rats!

With Mark Millar - Swansea Pest Control

Mark from SWANSEA PEST CONTROL provides Bay readers with help and advice on pest problems. This month it’s…RATS. At Swansea Pest Control you will receive a polite and professional service from initial contact, during a treatment and after the treatment has finished. As our customer you

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Winter 2018

A Grand Exhibition

The Art Scene with Mark Rees

There have been some fantastic exhibitions at Swansea Grand Theatre this year. Most recently it was Habitats, in which some fascinating works by Sir Frank Brangwyn standing side-by-side with more contemporary works inspired by the Anglo-Welsh artist’s The British Empire

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Winter 2018

Cat Tales

With Cats Protection - Swansea & District

This month we’d like to give you an insight into the work we do as volunteers for Swansea Cats Protection and what better way than to look at it from the cat’s perspective! How might the cats and kittens we

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Aug 2018

Focus on Freshwater Interiors

With Daniella Fantini

Freshwater Interiors based in Sketty has recently completed a project for a local family, to transform their family room. One of Freshwater’s interior designers, Daniella Fantini gives the details. “At Freshwater Interiors we are known for our quality designs and

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Aug 2018

Dig it

With Fulke Andel

AUGUST Wow, what wonderful weather we’ve had. First time in a long while I’ve been hoping for rain! Usually I’m bemoaning the cold wet summer and the impact on my plants, this year it’s the heat and dry weather that

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Aug 2018

Eency Weency…

Bay Bugs with Dr Isabella Brey

With their unfortunately long legs, often hairy bodies as well as uncanny abilities involving near-invisible silk, spiders are not popular, and the media coverage they get does not usually help matters. But it looks like, finally, the tide may be

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July 2018

Dig it

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

After moaning about the early spring weather and the beast from the east, what a delight we experienced during May and early June. My garden has gone from the depths of dormancy to full flower in such a short period

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