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April (43 posts)

  1. Philanthropists' gift on show at National Museum Cardiff

    Thursday 2 May 2013, 09:57

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Twelve important contemporary artworks that were gifted to National Museum Cardiff by art collectors Eric and Jean Cass will go on show this weekend.

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  2. Audiences encouraged to get typing, building and eating sweets at Mostyn

    Wednesday 1 May 2013, 15:29

    Polly March Polly March

    The Mostyn in Llandudno has just launched three new exhibitions: work by the celebrated British photographer Keith Arnatt, an interactive group exhibition and a new gallery initiative set up to nurture emerging artists.

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  3. Gruff Rhys discusses new Neon Neon album Praxis Makes Perfect

    Tuesday 30 April 2013, 11:57

    Bethan Elfyn Bethan Elfyn

    Neon Neon, Gruff Rhys and LA producer pal Boom Bip, are about to embark on an ambitious live outing with National Theatre Wales, and will release a new album on Monday 29 April.

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  4. Boutique comedy festival promises laughter in sweetshops and on steam trains

    Monday 29 April 2013, 11:15

    Polly March Polly March

    Now in its fourth year, the Machynlleth Comedy Festival is the little success story which has well and truly put mid-Wales on the comedy circuit.

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  5. Richard Hughes - Laugharne's other son

    Sunday 28 April 2013, 09:00

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Say "Laugharne" and most people immediately think of Dylan Thomas and his home at the Boat House. But Thomas was not the only writer to live in the west Wales village.

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  6. Thespian puppets breathe new life into Shakespeare at Wales' beauty spots

    Friday 26 April 2013, 15:14

    Polly March Polly March

    Nobody is praying for the emergence of summer more than the Taking Flight theatre company, who will be touring some of Wales' most stunning historic settings with their new outdoor production of A Midsummer Night's Dream from 3 May.

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  7. Typical April weather this weekend

    Friday 26 April 2013, 15:12

    Derek Brockway Derek Brockway

    The weather today is typical for April with a mixture of sunshine and scattered showers

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  8. BBC Radio Wales Music Day: 19 April 2013

    Friday 26 April 2013, 14:52

    Bethan Elfyn Bethan Elfyn

    2013 was the fourth year of Radio Wales Music Day, and I'm so thrilled to say the idea, the concept and the event keeps on growing.

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  9. Circus performers to lead audiences on a merry dance at the Wales Millennium Centre

    Thursday 25 April 2013, 14:32

    Polly March Polly March

    For those of you who still imagine the circus as a seated experience in a big top with bearded ladies and seals bouncing balls on their snouts, you'd be surprised at just how far removed from that vision the work of the NoFit State company is.

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  10. Sarah Jane Rees, schoolteacher and poet

    Thursday 25 April 2013, 12:00

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Throughout the 19th century private schools of navigation were the best - sometimes the only - way that would-be sailors could gain specialist knowledge of their chosen craft.

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