Articles from issue : Aug 2018

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South Africa

 From Cape Town to Going on Safari by Jenna Morris

From nightlife to wildlife, my short visit to South Africa had a little taste of everything. One moment I was observing the clash of cultures in a small suburb named Muizenberg. And then I found myself driving through an African

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Family History

With Charles Wilson-Watkins

A MYSTERY IN SINGLETON PARK At 250 acres, Singleton Park is the largest park in Swansea. Originally it was known as the Singleton Estate and comprised of 12 farms; it was owned by the Vivian family. In 1919 the estate

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Focus on Freshwater Interiors

With Daniella Fantini

Freshwater Interiors based in Sketty has recently completed a project for a local family, to transform their family room. One of Freshwater’s interior designers, Daniella Fantini gives the details. “At Freshwater Interiors we are known for our quality designs and

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Ronda

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry

Last year Liz travelled to Southern Spain to explore the towns of Andalucia. We covered Seville in our February issue and this month we visit Ronda Ronda is one of Spain’s most ancient towns, perched on top of a deep

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Auto News

With Liam Bird

THE NARE BECOMES FIRST HOTEL IN UK TO OFFER A MORGAN TO GUESTS The luxurious family owned country house by the sea, The Nare Hotel, is the first of several Pride of Britain members hotels to provide its guests the

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The Written World

With Sarla Langdon

The Golden Man Booker Prize Winner The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje (Bloomsbury Publishing) is the worthy winner of the Golden Man Booker Prize, award-ed to the best of the 51 prize winners since the inception of the prize. From the

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PLAN B

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

CHRIS GUTS AND HIS SURFING MATES DROVE TO SNOWDONIA’S WAVEPOOL FOR SOME MUCH NEEDED SURF WE ARE OFFICIALLY IN THE MIDDLE OF THE BEST SUMMER WEATHER FOR OVER 40 YEARS, AS HIGH PRESSURE HAS TAKEN UP RESIDENCE OVERTHE UK FOR

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Screening Services

Bay Cluster Network with Reem El-Sharkawi

Dr Lamah El-Sharkawi is a GP in Uplands and Mumbles Surgery and her sister Reem is a GP Pharmacist, both are part of the Bay Cluster Network. A few weeks ago I was asked by a patient why he had

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Bay Mac’s Help Desk

With Steve Paris

Helping you get the most out of your Mac, iPhone & iPad Q: I know that those funny little series of black squares I see on adverts and products have something to do with computers, but what are they and

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Dig it

With Fulke Andel

AUGUST Wow, what wonderful weather we’ve had. First time in a long while I’ve been hoping for rain! Usually I’m bemoaning the cold wet summer and the impact on my plants, this year it’s the heat and dry weather that

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Our Magnificent Summer

Mumbles Rowing Club with Danielle Milliner

Danielle of the Mumbles Rowing Club updates us on what they have been getting up to recently What a stunning summer we are having. We are so lucky to live here in Swansea Bay – and there is no better

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