Tuesday 27 October 2009, 10:32
Last Friday I asked you all to get out there and film some fungi. It was a quiet weekend so what the heck?! ;)
They may not be the most exciting things in the world to film but at least they don't move! If you've seen one moving, please stop reading this and go straight to your local GP.
It also makes...
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Monday 26 October 2009, 17:25
Young actors and film makers were out in force at the Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl last weekend for the It's My Shout Awards.
The awards recognise the budding talent that's nurtured through It's My Shout in all aspects of film and TV work - acting, writing, technical and production. The scheme was set up...
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Monday 26 October 2009, 16:59
The 2009 Kyffin Williams Drawing Prize has been awarded to artist Louisa Theunissen.
Ms Theunissen, 29, from Wrexham, won the £3,000 prize for her charcoal work entitled Deep Inside, which depicts a derelict factory. She studied fine art at the North Wales School of Art and Design from 2001 to 2004,...
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Monday 26 October 2009, 16:42
Congratulations to Marc Rees who's won a £230,000 commission as one of the artists Taking the Lead in the run up to the London 2012 Olympics.
He's one of 12 artists throughout the UK to be awarded one of these prestigious commissions which form part of the Cultural Olympiad. That's a term that's been...
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Monday 26 October 2009, 14:32
On October 24, '350' protests took place in 170 countries all over the world as a reminder for world leaders meeting at December's, Copenhagen climate change conference that people all around the world care about the issue of climate change.
Here is what happened at Snowdon. Words and photos by our guest...
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Monday 26 October 2009, 10:03
The 12th Dylan Thomas Festival kicks off today, a day before the 95th anniversary of the birth of perhaps Wales' best-known writer.
The annual event is held around the dates of his birth and death (27 October and 9 November) in his birthplace Swansea. This year's festival will also celebrate the life...
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Friday 23 October 2009, 17:35
Here's a nice little piece about how, rare birds are beginning to establish themselves in Wales as our climate begins to warm up.
Find out more and listen to the interview on BBC Local - South East Wales.
You may remember the blog I did on the rare glossy ibis which was sent in to our Flickr group?
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Friday 23 October 2009, 16:24
Chapter Arts Centre BBC Radio One/Radio Wales Gig with Marina & the Diamonds, Martin Carr and lots more.
I'll be quick with this blog - as Day #2 is about to kick off, and I don't want to miss a beat.
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Friday 23 October 2009, 14:04
It's Dame Shirley Bassey Day today on BBC Wales as the Tiger Bay songstress performs live for BBC Electric Proms tonight from 7pm.
You can catch the performance live on Radio Wales' Evening Show.
To get in the mood, you can watch some archive footage of Shirley Bassey's songs or remember her first...
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Friday 23 October 2009, 14:03
I've laid down the gauntlet. Now it's up to you to respond...
See what you can film over the next week or so and send them in to our Flickr group.
I reckon the 'Queen of Fungi' - Gale, could come up trumps on this one! She's submitted some fabulous photos over the years.
Take a look at her fungi photo...
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