Articles in Category : Lifestyle & Leisure

March 2019

Bandipur – Nepal

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry

LAST YEAR LIZ PACKED HER CAMERA BAG AND HEADED OFF TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD TO TICK ANOTHER DESTINATION OFF HER BUCKET LIST. After spending a few days in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu, the settlement of Bandipur situated midway between

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February 2019

Cold Comfort!

Surfing with Chris 'Guts" Griffiths

As the temperature drops, excitement rises ‘cos you know that you’re going to be surfing plenty over the next few months.   You may have to don a bit more rubber and suffer a bit of what the elements throw

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February 2019

The Written World

with Sarla Langdon

Killing Commendatore by Haruki Murakami (Harvill Secker £20.00) The mighty Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami enriches his narrative with a strong infusion of western cultural allusions in every book. In his foreword to an early work, Wind Pinball (reviewed in Bay

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February 2019

Family History

With Charles Wilson-Watkins

SPANISH FLU November 1918, the guns on the Western Front fell silent ending the First World War, however the world was still at war. The ‘enemy’ didn’t need to use modern warfare to claim its victims, this enemy was the

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Winter 2018

Source of the Tawe

Walk of the month with Ian Bateman

Ian’s walk for November is no stroll in the park; it’s hardcore and not for the faint-hearted. Undertake it with caution and make sure you are wearing sturdy walking boots as the going will be tough. No time to attempt

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