Articles in Category : Snippets

May 2017

Snippets

Our monthly lookat events and happenings plus other interesting bits and bobs

COMPETITION WINNER ANNOUNCED Congratulations to Joanne Thomas of Powys who was the first entry drawn in the Eccentric Gin competition. Many thanks to all who entered. SWANSEA REVISITED LOLLY LICKERS! These ladies seem to have got it licked (see pic below).

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April 2017

SNIPPETS for April

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other interesting bits and bobs

SAVE SWANSEA MUSEUM UPDATE FROM RISW Many thanks to everyone who signed our ‘Save Swansea Museum’ petition. The large number of responses (6,098 to date) and the comments many of you left show how much people in and beyond Swansea value

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February 2017

Snippets

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other Interesting bits and bobs

BLACKPILL HISTORY SOCIETY DIARY DATES The doors of Vivian Hall Blackpill open at 10 am for a cup of something hot. Old, new and prospective members are welcome. Tea or coffee is free to members whilst a small charge is

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Winter 2016

Snippets – Winter 2016

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other interesting bits and bobs

  SWANSEA REVISITED GRAND TIMES We are not too far away from the launch of the Grand Theatre’s spectacular annual pantomime and back in 1955 these young ladies certainly brought some colour into the lives of audiences at the theatre.

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October 2016

SNIPPETS

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other bits and bobs

MUMBLES & GOWER THROUGH TIME – NEW PUBLICATION Published by Amberley Books this fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Mumbles and Gower have changed and developed over the last century. Juxtaposing images 100 years

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September 2016

Snippets

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other bits and bobs

MARIE CURIE VOLUNTEER LEADER NEEDED Could you be a Marie Curie Volunteer? The local Swansea Volunteer Fundraising Group is dedicated to raising funds by hosting a range of fundraising and awareness events so that Marie Curie can continue to provide

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August 2016

Snippets

What's happening this August and other Interesting bits and bobs

PENLLERGARE WOODS GREEN FLAG AWARD WINNER  The Penllergare Trust is proud to earn the right to fly the Green Flag at Penllergare Valley Woods. Keep Wales Tidy has awarded the trust this honour in recognition of their excellent facilities and

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July 2016

Snippets – Memories are made of this


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Champagne champions! With the rugby season in full swing, teams everywhere will be trying their best to improve their position in whatever league they find themselves. That was certainly something that paid dividends for Dunvant RFC in 1993 when they

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July 2016

Snippets

Interesting bits and bobs and upcoming events

SWANSEA-MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS! JUST THE TICKET Time was when if you wanted to go anywhere in Swansea you went with The Transport. South Wales Transport to be precise, the bus company that carried the people of Swansea far

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June 2016

Snippets

Our monthly look at events and happenings plus other interesting bits and bobs

  SWANSEA – MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS! HATS THE WAY Hats certainly seemed to have been the order of the day at least with the fashion conscious women members of the congregation of Wesley Memorial Methodist Church, Townhill, who

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