Blog posts by year and month November 2011

Posts (103)

  1. Crude oil hasn't always been a valuable commodity or "black gold" driving the world's markets. For thousands of years in the Middle East it was used as a cure for common skin complaints. This and other curious facts about oil and its relationship with humans and the world throughout history ar...

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  2. Christmas comes early to Wales this year, with the first Messiah of the season taking place on Sunday 6 November. Mega Messiah poster A major part of Christmas for many classical music lovers in Wales is getting their annual Messiah 'fix' - whether it's taking part or being in the aud...

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  3. BBC Wales News reports on the incredible secret life of 94-four-year-old Mair Russell Jones. Mair Russell Jones remembers her code-breaking days at Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes For over 50 years Mair kept quiet about her wartime work which helped to hasten the end of World War Two b...

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