October (132 posts)
Monday 18 October 2010, 16:10
Welsh photographer Terry Morris is best known for his celebrity portraiture work and especially his 2006 collection Cool Cymru, which starred the likes of Ioan Gruffudd, Charlotte Church, Bryn Terfel, Rhys Ifans, Dame Shirley Bassey and many more Welsh stars.
Monday 18 October 2010, 15:44
As series producer of Snowdonia 1890, the last 12 months have been busy. I started the job in September 2009, with a simple but sweeping directive to send two brave families on an epic journey back in time, to live the tough everyday lives of Snowdonian smallholders.
Monday 18 October 2010, 14:48
The Manics are playing in Manchester tonight. I haven't seen them since Reading in 1997. And although I've rarely been moved by their music (since queuing to buy Generation Terrorists from Probe in Liverpool back before you were born, possibly) I feel a real urge to reacquaint myself with them.
Monday 18 October 2010, 11:13
Shadow Welsh Secretary Peter Hain has reacted angrily to the news that the coalition government is planning to ditch plans for a £30 billion barrage across the Severn estuary.
Written by James McLaren
Energy Secretary Chris Huhne is expected to kick the scheme for renewable energy into the long grass...
Friday 15 October 2010, 18:20
It is with great sadness that the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition learns of the death of its patron, dramatic coloratura soprano Dame Joan Sutherland, OM, AC, DBE, on 10 October 2010, at the age of 83.
Dame Joan had a long friendship with...
Friday 15 October 2010, 15:30
Friday 15 October 2010, 15:17
The weather's been quiet and settled in our part of the world this week with a mixture of sunshine, cloud and very little rain.
You may catch a light shower today but the weekend looks promising as a ridge of high pressure will bring us plenty of dry weather and some sunshine.
It will however be turning...
Friday 15 October 2010, 15:02
Friday 15 October 2010, 12:46
Good news for the reds on Anglesey as specially designed rope bridges are being proposed to help prevent the squirrels from becoming road kill.A red squirrel by Alan Burfitt:
The technique has already been used successfully elsewhere and it's hoped that this will allow the squirrels to move safely...
Friday 15 October 2010, 11:45
Welsh-born Elizabeth Fritsch has been one of the leading ceramicists in Britain since the 1970s.
This year she celebrates her 70th birthday, and to mark the occasion the National Museum in Cardiff is hosting...