Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

April 2021

Tree Circles

Reader Appeal with Lesley Williams

I was contacted last month by readers Mr & Mrs Evans of Tycoch who wanted to know if I had any knowledge of the tree circles planted in the grounds of Sketty School. I went to the original Sketty School

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April 2021

Pick of the Pops

With Charles Wilson-Watkins

What’s your special No. 1? Mr and Mrs R. Harris contacted the Bay Magazine. This April, they will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They wanted to know who was number one at the time of their wedding, 17th April

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April 2021

Tubular Swells

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

Tube riding is considered the ultimate manoeuvre in surfing. This is where a surfer positions himself behind the heavy pitching lip of a breaking wave and actually rides inside the space created behind it. Unfortunately, due to the large continental

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April 2021

Lockdown Watchlist No. 5

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

While cinemas remain closed, we are still reliant on our televisions for small screen entertainment. Here are three more suggestions from Emlyn that he thinks you might enjoy. Le Mans ’66 Lousy title, very entertaining movie. Called Ford v. Ferrari

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April 2021

Sweet F. A.

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

This month Charles looks into the origins of the phrase ‘Sweet FA’ and some ‘murder stones’ that can be found locally. SWEET F. A., that’s grabbed your attention! We will find out the origins of this saying which is commonly

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March 2021

Pick of the pops

What's your special No. 1? with Charles Wilson-Watkins

Number one in September 1978 This month not only are we staying here in the UK but also venturing over to the USA. I had a request from American reader, Tammy Brandonisio Tsonis, who wants to know “What was the

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March 2021

Mother Love

Hinds' Sights with Liz Hinds

LIZ HINDS’ ARTICLE THIS MONTH WILL RESONATE WITH MOST PARENTS. HOW FAR DO WE LET OUR CHILDREN GO – EVEN WHEN WE KNOW THEY ARE MAKING A MISTAKE? “The only reason I’m struggling on is that my parents have agreed

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