Articles from issue : November 2019

November Snippets

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

PAUL POPHAM WEAR WALLY The Paul Popham Fund, Renal Support Wales charity’s Wear Wally running event is back again this year with a few changes. Taking place on Sunday 24 November, they are changing to a 10k distance and a

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Northward bound through Namibia

To the ends of the earth with Nick Smith

If you really want to get off the beaten path, head to northern Namibia, home to the famous desert elephants and the Himba people. Bay’s Nick Smith did just that, on a two-week expedition across the vast expanse of the

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Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Hola El Pescador I’d heard good reports of the new Spanish restaurant that had recently opened in the marina, so Simon and I trotted down to the foot of the Meridian Tower to see for ourselves. El Pescador translates from

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Modern v Traditional

With Gemma Amura owner of It's Science

‘technical hairdressing with a touch of magic’ IN THIS ARTICLE, GEMMA EXPLAINS THE NEW TECHNIQUES AVAILABLE TO CLIENTS AND HOW SHE IS BRINGING A LITTLE BIT OF ALCHEMY TO WALTER ROAD. Prior to opening the salon seven months ago I

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Bay Cluster Network

‘I’m sorry, it is not the news we were hoping for…’ On this occasion it was different. This wasn’t an exam, this wasn’t us breaking bad news to a patient.  It was a consultant breaking bad news to us about

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Of big birds and bigger ideas

Business and career advice with Neil Franklin

Neil Franklin continues his candid articles on how to remain focused and succeed in your business Not many people know this, but in the early 1990s I was all set to be an ostrich farming millionaire. For a mere £2,500,

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The events of October

With Dr Rupa Dave

This month Dr Rupa Dave, a member of the small community of Indians resident in Swansea writes on the many events that took place last month. Rupa is well known as a surgeon in Singleton Hospital, Swansea, where she works in

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Auto News for November

With Liam Bird

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RALLYING RETURNS TO WALES IN 2020 Following last month’s record-breaking Wales Rally GB, event organiser Motorsport UK is delighted to confirm that the FIA World Rally Championship will be return-ing to Wales in 2020. Appealing to the purists,

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Faith and Free Ice Cream

Hinds' Sights with Liz Hinds

This month Liz writes on one of her favourite subjects – ice cream. I’m sure many of you have happy memories of Forte’s Ice Cream Parlour in Mumbles but do you remember the FREE post war ice cream? Do get

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