April (116 posts)
Wednesday 28 April 2010, 14:41
Alex Mountaineer - Wash Where The Needle Has Gone
It is unfair, perhaps, to look at Alex's work in the context of a demo review. He is a very accomplished songwriter, arranger and producer whose ability earned his band (The Mountaineers) record deals with Deltasonic and Mute Records. I've talked about...
Wednesday 28 April 2010, 12:48
This Friday marks the inaugural Richard Burton Lecture at Swansea's Taliesin Arts Centre. The lecture will explore Richard Burton the scholar, and celebrates the launch of Swansea University's Richard Burton Centre for the Study of Wales.
Professor Chris Williams. Photo courtesy of Swansea University...
Wednesday 28 April 2010, 11:52
Wednesday 28 April 2010, 10:06
The Glasdir Centre in Llanrwst is set to host one of Wales' most important Welsh-language book festivals this weekend. The Bedwen Lyfrau Book Festival is an annual event organized by Cwlwm Cyhoeddwyr Cymru, the Welsh-language publishers' association.
Events begin on Friday as Gari Wyn, Wyn Melville...
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 17:19RSPB Conwy nature reserve in Llandudno Junction.
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 16:00
Friday 23 to Sunday 25 April 2010.
It's Friday, the sunshine is glorious, and I'm sat in a hot car just by Merthyr with stinky cheese sandwiches creating quite an aroma. We've snailed our way to this point, and I know the Brecon Beacons, the countryside, and freedom are past one more roundabout.
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 13:58
The Queen returns to Caernarfon in Gwynedd today for the first time in 35 years, as part of a two-day tour of Wales with the Duke of Edinburgh.
The Queen is set to visit Caernarfon castle, the scene of the investiture of her eldest son, Prince Charles as the Prince of Wales, on July 1,1968. Read the...
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 13:02
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 10:40
Staying with walking festivals...
There's a medieval theme to the Prestatyn and Clwydian Range walking festival happening in May which you might like to take part in, if you live in North East Wales.
Tuesday 27 April 2010, 09:55
Welsh author Tiffany Murray has been shortlisted for the UK's only prize for comic fiction, the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize.
Also among the five authors up for the award is Malcom
Pryce, who sets his quirky noir detective novels in the Welsh town of Aberystwyth.
Tiffany Murray © Fritz Fryer ...