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485 posts about wales on this blog

  1. Driving Home for Christmas, a new drama for BBC Radio Wales

    Monday 17 December 2012, 15:30

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Driving Home for Christmas, a new week-long festive drama has started on BBC Radio Wales this week, which has at its heart something familiar to many at this time of year – the journey home for Christmas.

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  2. Rocketgoldstar in session

    Monday 17 December 2012, 11:09

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    Cardiff's Rocketgoldstar were one of the very first bands to record a session for an earlier incarnation of this programme, back in 2000. They return this week with a brilliant, new session.

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  3. Gallops: quite hot

    Monday 10 December 2012, 15:12

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    I first played Gallops on the radio in 2007. They sounded unlike anyone else making music in Wales at the time.

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  4. Radio phantasmagorica

    Thursday 6 December 2012, 17:27

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    Fortunately I had remembered to imbibe enough antifreeze-like liquid to prevent this week's show from being hampered by the Arctic temperatures.

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  5. "Eating inhumane food from service stations staffed by goo-eyed night humans"

    Monday 26 November 2012, 15:51

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    I'm back on radios everywhere (but mostly in my mum's kitchen) with a hornets nest of Welsh musical creativity - much of it LOUD and RATHER ANGRY sounding.

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  6. Self publishing? Get some expert advice from Phil the Shelf

    Wednesday 14 November 2012, 15:46

    Phil Rickman Phil Rickman

    Things move fast in the book world these days. When we finished the last series of Phil the Shelf in the summer, it was all leather belts and bondage. Now, at number one in the e-book charts is a love story about pensioners, written by a granny.

     

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  7. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 10 November 2012

    Monday 12 November 2012, 17:24

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    I wonder how many times bands from Cardiff have braved a 16 hour drive to get to Salt Lake City and its venue of empty plastic cups and bemused gig goers.

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  8. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 3 November 2012

    Friday 9 November 2012, 10:59

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    Adam Walton's Radio Wales show playlist, for 3 November 2012.

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  9. Trellech United

    Thursday 1 November 2012, 10:00

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Article by Phil Carradice on the BBC Wales blog on the colourful history of a small settlement called Trellech United in Monmouth.

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  10. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 27 October 2012

    Wednesday 31 October 2012, 15:57

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    I have many musical gifts for you, this week. All treat, no trick. Well...

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  11. The White Funnel Fleet

    Monday 8 October 2012, 17:36

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    History blog by Phil Carradice on the White Funnel Fleet

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  12. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 29 September 2012

    Thursday 4 October 2012, 16:13

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    If you're Welsh/or your home is in Wales/or you're a label based here, we (BBC Radio Wales' crack team of new music ninjas) are Very Keen To Hear Your Schizzle.

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  13. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 22 September 2012

    Monday 24 September 2012, 15:02

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    For the last fortnight I've been living in the Middle Ages, deprived of some of the most basic human amenities. You know: Facebook, Twitter, eBay and Little Master Test Cricket (at your peril, trust me!).

    My house hasn't had any internet, see.

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  14. Charles Stewart Rolls: aviation pioneer

    Monday 24 September 2012, 12:44

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Phil Carradice article on Charles Stewart Rolls - aviation pioneer

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  15. The royal yachts of Pembroke Dock

    Friday 21 September 2012, 11:21

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Phil Carradice article on the royal yachts of Pembroke Dock

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  16. Caring for Welsh graves

    Thursday 20 September 2012, 16:44

    Cat Whiteaway Cat Whiteaway

    Cat Whiteaway article on caring for Welsh graves

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  17. Adam Walton playlist and show info: Saturday 15 September 2012

    Tuesday 18 September 2012, 16:39

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    I wasn't at Festival No. 6 this weekend. You know, that piffling affair featuring some of my favourite artists of all time in Portmeirion, my absolute favourite place in the whole wide world of all time.

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  18. The Homfray dynasty

    Monday 17 September 2012, 13:42

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Phil Carradice article on the Homfray dynasty for BBC Wales History

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  19. Llandrindod Wells: the heart of Wales

    Friday 14 September 2012, 15:21

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Phil Carradice article on Llandrindod Wells

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  20. Census errors: common pitfalls

    Friday 14 September 2012, 11:45

    Cat Whiteaway Cat Whiteaway

    Article by Cat Whiteaway on making sense of the national census

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