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November (48 posts)

  1. Carmarthen town

    Monday 25 November 2013, 10:22

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    The town of Carmarthen sits on the River Towy – actually the lowest bridgeable point on the whole river – some eight miles from the point where the Towy exits into Carmarthen Bay and is proud to claim that it is the oldest town in Wales. The statement has some credibility.

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  2. Sherman celebrates 40 years of theatrical gems

    Friday 22 November 2013, 16:44

    Polly March Polly March

    Last Sunday marked the 40th birthday of the Sherman Theatre in Cardiff and people have been sharing their favourite memories of the venue through an interactive installation.

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  3. Exhibition reveals Wales’ historic castles in all their glory

    Friday 22 November 2013, 11:36

    Polly March Polly March

    A new exhibition at Oriel y Parc in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park aims to celebrate Wales’ status as the 'land of castles' during what was the golden age of landscape painting in Britain.

    The wide sweep of images included depicts castles from all over Wales, including Carew, Cilgerran, Pembroke...

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  4. Drier and more settled over the next few days

    Thursday 21 November 2013, 17:08

    Derek Brockway Derek Brockway

    The next few days will be much drier and more settled with high pressure nearby over Ireland bringing variable cloud, sunny spells and overnight frost.

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  5. This week's show info

    Wednesday 20 November 2013, 12:31

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    This week we feature debut plays for DJ Spleenbaby, N.A.N.C.Y., Sleep Beggar and Paul Denley.

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  6. Cream of world’s illustration talent goes on show in Swansea

    Wednesday 20 November 2013, 12:22

    Polly March Polly March

    A prestigious exhibition featuring an extraordinary range of illustration from artists in the UK and abroad is currently running at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) in Swansea.

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  7. Arctic winds bring a taste of winter

    Tuesday 19 November 2013, 17:07

    Derek Brockway Derek Brockway

    Cold winds from the Arctic have brought a drop in temperature, frost and wintry showers with hail and the first snow of the season to some parts of the country.

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  8. Gwyn Alf, historian and national icon

    Tuesday 19 November 2013, 14:00

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Gwyn Alf Williams was – and probably still is – one of the most renowned, admired, even loved, historians of the last 100 years.

    It is unusual for academics to gain popular public appeal but that was something Gwyn Alf certainly did. He attracted a following of academics and lay people alike...

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  9. And now for some string music

    Tuesday 19 November 2013, 12:33

    Laura Sinnerton Laura Sinnerton

    We have now reached the penultimate instalment of our Americana series.

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  10. A Christmas date with X-Ray

    Monday 18 November 2013, 16:30

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    I don't have a very strong stomach. Even the mere thought of curdled milk can leave me feeling queasy. So during the interview with Alastair Low of Cardiff Scientific Services, I could immediately feel my tummy starting to churn. Insects.

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