Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

April 2019

The Written World

With Sarla Langdon

Liar by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen (Pushkin Press £12.99) When an author is being interviewed by BBC Hard Talk’s Stephen Sackur, you can expect a memorable inter-change. Sackur selects only the most eminent, the most controversial and the most daring writers for his

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April 2019

Chocolate

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

With Easter falling in April this year, Charles Wilson-Watkins brings us a little bit of the history of chocolate in Britain. Let’s start at the beginning. It wasn’t until the 16th Century, when Christopher Columbus whilst on his fourth mission

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April 2019

Wild Rose

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

Emlyn Roberts-Harry’s review for April is the story of a country singer trying against all odd to get to Nashville. At the time of going to press it wasn’t scheduled to be screened in any of Swansea’s larger cinemas –

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March 2019

Money can’t buy me love

Hinds' Sights with Liz Hinds

This month Liz ponders on the Beatles’ song – which explains how great wealth doesn’t necessarily brings great happiness ‘It must be a hotel,’ I said. ‘Or a retirement complex,’ Husband suggested. ‘Whatever it is it’s going to be enormous.’

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March 2019

Three Rhapsodies In Blue

The Written World with Sarla Langdon

What a pleasure is the sight of a beautifully designed book jacket—-and what a potent argument against digital books. On my desk are these three slim, exquisite volumes, each from a different publisher, all lyrical in content and all covered

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March 2019

Circus Circus

With the Netherlands National Circus

The Netherlands National Circus will be arriving in Swansea at the end of March. Look out for the big-top setting up home on the Recreation Ground on Mumbles Road from Tuesday 26 March until Sunday 31 March. Showtimes will be:

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