Articles from issue : June 2019

Early Bird

Surfing with Chris 'Guts' Griffiths

  I’ve always loved this time of year. The early summer waves still have a bit of winter power left in them but without the stormy winds and weather, meaning epic conditions for surfing. The sea temp is on the

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Birthday Celebrations

For Mumbles Business, Mumbles Flooring

Newton Road based MUMBLES FLOORING is celebrating ten years in business this June as the independent, family-run business continues to go from strength to strength. Like many successful companies, Mumbles Flooring started from humble beginnings as founder James Mather explains,

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Ranthambore

Through the viewfinder with Liz Barry

Liz Barry continues her travels through India where she goes in search of tigers. Ranthambore National Park, a jewel in the state of Rajasthan is the go-to place for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers visiting India. It’s close enough to make

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Dig it

With Fulke Andel

Gardening advice for the new (and not so knew) gardener The extra light and warmth of June encourages the garden to put on an exuberant burst of growth. Unfortunately, this extra light and warmth also means weeds will sprout up

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Booksmart

The Cine Files with Emlyn Roberts-Harry

Emlyn Roberts Harry reckons that his film pick for June will have us rolling in the aisles, but will also move us to tears in the end. That’s quite a challenge, but Emlyn’s previous recommendations have been spot on, so

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Divorce

With Douglas-Jones Mercer, Solicitors

IT IS NEVER AN EASY DECISION TO DIVORCE OR SEPARATE FROM A PARTNER, AT DJM, WE WISH TO MAKE THIS PROCESS AS STRAIGHTFORWARD AND COST EFFECTIVE AS POSSIBLE FOR OUR CLIENTS. To divorce, you must show that your marriage has

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Lost and Found (Part 1)

With Lyn Gardner - Swansea Cats Protection

All is not lost when your cat goes missing Cats love to roam and go on adventures; maybe just to the garden next door, or farther afield perhaps to the waste land just along a bit from their home. But

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Snippets

For June 2019

GOWER SHOW COMPETITION TIME This year the annual Gower Agricultural Show, will be held on Sunday, 4 August in the stunning parkland of Penrice Castle Estate near Oxwich Bay. If you enjoy the countryside, or are looking for a different,

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Syria – a land lost in time

To the ends of the earth with Nick Smith

These days, when we think of Syria the first things that spring to mind are TV images of a country destroyed by civil war, a humanitarian ‘ground zero’ and a place to avoid at all costs. But, decade ago Syria

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Auto News

With Liam Bird

FESTIVAL OF SPEED TO CELEBRATE THE LEGENDARY JACKIE STEWART This year marks 50 years since Sir Jackie won his first Formula 1 World Champ-ionship, and this summer, the famous Scot will also celebrate his 80th birthday. Goodwood will celebrate both occasions.

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