Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

August 2021

Oysters

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

Situated in Oystermouth is All Saints Church (pic right), the largest medieval church in the area. There has been a church on this site since the original was built in 1141.    The church at that time consisted of a

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August 2021

Brecon Waterfall circular

Walk of the month with Ian Bateman

Ian Bateman can’t promise encounters with celebrities on this walk, but he does promise spectacular views. It’s quite a strenuous route and extreme caution is recommended around the falls.  I’m not sure whether you’ve noticed, but country walking seems to

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August 2021

Black Widow

The cine files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

Delayed by well over a year, the latest from the most reliable blockbuster factory in the business is finally here, even if it is a little odd that Black Widow didn’t get her own movie until after she’d died. The

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July 2021

The Art Scene

With Mark Rees

To say that we’ve been somewhat deprived of the arts for the last year and a bit would be the understatement of the century. In recent times however, things have slowly but surely been returning to some semblance of normality,

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July 2021

In the Heights

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

“Washington Heights. Say it, so it doesn’t disappear!” In The Heights opens with main character Usnavi telling the story of his hometown to a group of children, a very fitting beginning for a film all about the importance and value

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July 2021

Battle of Gower

Family History with Charles Wilson-Watkins

Driving from Fforestfach to Gorseinon you pass by the site of a battle that took place in the 12th century and left more than 500 men dead. Charles Wilson Watkins has been looking into the history of this battle of

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