Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

June 2017

The Written World

With Sarla Langdon

Back to British books I am happy to celebrate literary excellence with you, whatever its country of origin, but after a glut of the exotic as we focused on the shortlist for the Booker International award, I am very pleased

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June 2017

Gower Festival 2017

Saturday 1st July to Saturday 15th july 2017

We have some wonderful concerts arranged for the 2017 Festival. We have invited several artists who have delighted us in previous years: the Wihan Quartet (string quartet), Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), John Anderson (oboe), the Carducci Quartet (string quartet) and Alexandra

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June 2017

Kiwanuka Rules OK

BAY Gigging with Simon Fry

LAST MONTH Bay’s GIG REVIEWER SIMON FRY SAW MICHAEL KIWANUKA AT THE COLSTON HALL IN BRISTOL. MICHAEL KIWANUKA IS AN ENGLISH SOUL MUSICIAN WHO HAS BEEN COMPARED TO MARVIN GAYE, CURTIS MAYFIELD, BILL WITHERS, RANDY NEWMAN, OTIS REDDING AND VAN

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June 2017

Alien: Covenant

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

Bay is delighted to introduce a new contributor: Emlyn Roberts-Harry is a lifelong film obsessive, based in London, who got his start by watching Star Wars at the impressionable age of six and went on to love more or less

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June 2017

Springtime Blues!

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

SPRINGTIME IS USUALLY A CLASSIC TIME FOR GREAT QUALITY SURF ON GOWER. THE EVENINGS ARE LIGHTER, SO THE AFTER WORK CREW GET A CHANCE OF A MIDWEEK SESSION The water is starting to warm up a little, and the surf

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June 2017

Footgolf Fun!

Swansea Footgolf with Lesley Williams

You will have noticed that the old golf course on the Mumbles Road has changed in the past year, to a FootGolf course. Last month on a bright and sunny Sunday morning Simon our designer and I joined up with

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June 2017

Bali

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry

Bali is a province of Indonesia, and being just 8 degrees south of the equator it has a fairly even temperature all year round, making it a popular tourist destination. Almost 90% of the population practice Bali Hinduism (a blend

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June 2017

A Wild and Lonely Place

Mountain Bike Trails with Kim Jones

THE CAIRNGORMS, SCOTLAND Kim Jones usually gives us directions for a cycle ride closer to home, but at the end of March he and a mate left Swansea and travelled north to Scotland and the Cairngorms. Perhaps you’ll be inspired

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