Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

November 2021

Taliesin returns

The Art Scene with Mark Rees

Slowly but surely, the world – or the arts world, at least – has returned to some kind of normality, and the Taliesin Arts Centre is the latest of Swansea’s much-missed auditoriums to once more throw open its doors to

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November 2021

Is there anybody there?

Local writer, Joss Davies got in touch to share here experiences with mediums. Fake or genuine? You decide.

Like most people, I enjoyed watching films about the afterlife, but I didn’t take them seriously. J.K Rowling’s favourite film, A Matter of Life and Death, might make for riveting cinema with its story of an airman who unwittingly cheats

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November 2021

The Norfolk Coast

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry

Late in the summer, Liz Barry packed up her camera and went off to explore the North Norfolk coast. Cromer, seaside capital of north Norfolk is swept by the sea breeze, a Victorian town perched above the cliffs where zig,

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October 2021

The Green Knight

The cine files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

It is strikingly, and depressingly, rare for a good movie based on Arthurian legend to come along. The best of the bunch is probably still Excalibur, which is 40 years old; the rest range from the enjoyable enough but very

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October 2021

Win…Win…Win…

Competition time with The Swansea Grand Theatre

Bay is delighted to be able to team up once again with Swansea Grand Theatre to give one lucky winner the chance to take their family to the opening night of the pantomime on Friday 10 December. What better way

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October 2021

The waiting game…

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

Every year, surfers eagerly await September and the start of the Atlantic hurricane season. It’s the best time of year for consistent, powerful, quality long distance ground swells to hit our shores, while the warm sea temps allow for a

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September 2021

A Right Royal Ride

Mountain bike trails with Kim Jones

This month Kim Jones takes us on a ride starting off north of Llandovery. The day he and Tracey undertook this ride over the Mallaen mountains, they experienced some torrential rain and spectacular thunder storms as well as some sunny

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