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5 PLACES TO GET FAT IN CARDIFF | FOOD FEATURE

5 PLACES TO GET FAT IN CARDIFF | FOOD FEATURE

The early months of any new year are usually filled with a balanced mix of ‘new year, new me’ excitement and arduous regret for succumbing to that extra glass of wine or succulent pig in blanket over the festive season. Nathan Roach suggests a few places that offer brilliant food to get you fat and […]

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MARK THOMAS | INTERVIEW

MARK THOMAS | INTERVIEW

Political satirist and comedian Mark Thomas speaks with Emily Garside about his new tour the Red Shed, the miners’ strike, and the EU. Your shows, both stand up and the more theatrical, are all very distinct, how do you go about creating a show?  Each show is based on actual events, but rather than just […]

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SICHUAN CHICKEN NOODLE JAR | RECIPE

SICHUAN CHICKEN NOODLE JAR | RECIPE

Going into February, we’re all looking to make better choices with our eating and nowhere can be more challenging to make these choices than the workplace! That’s why this Mason jar packed full of nutritious vegetables makes the ultimate – and coolest looking – desk lunch choice.   INGREDIENTS For the salad: 1 tsp coconut […]

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CERYS MATTHEWS: SECRET SPACES | FEATURE

CERYS MATTHEWS: SECRET SPACES | FEATURE

Cantre’r Gwaelod Welsh singer, founding member of Catatonia and Year Of Legends ambassador Cerys Matthews tells Buzz about her favourite Welsh secret. You’re listed as one of the real-life legends of Wales. How has being Welsh influenced your work? Over and over and over again, it’s quite hard. What I can say is that all […]

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THE HANDSOME FAMILY | INTERVIEW

THE HANDSOME FAMILY | INTERVIEW

Zoe Brookes speaks with alternative country duo The Handsome Family’s Rennie Sparks about True Detective, writing music with her husband, and Donald Trump. When did you and Brett first meet, and when did you start writing music together? We met in college, in New York. I think it was 1986 – and from the day […]

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PAUL FOOT | INTERVIEW

PAUL FOOT | INTERVIEW

Luke Owain Boult speaks with surreal comedy master Paul Foot about his latest tour, where he gets his ideas from, and surrealism. “I saw a piglet, and I thought it was a pity she were a piglet and not a person. People have slightly better lives than piglets do. All that mud. I can’t bear […]

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GRUB IS IN THE AIR | FOOD FEATURE

GRUB IS IN THE AIR | FOOD FEATURE

The much anticipated and dreaded Saint Valentine’s day is once again on the horizon. Whether you’re spending it alone or with your significant other, look no further, for Emma Harris has assembled the ultimate list of Cardiffian alternatives for Tue 14 Feb – without a Care Bear in sight.   Be A Snaffling Pig at […]

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LEGENDARY GETAWAYS | TRAVEL FEATURE

LEGENDARY GETAWAYS | TRAVEL FEATURE

Annie Bishop looks into the stunning boutique cabins popping up around Wales to celebrate the Year Of Legends. As 2017’s Year Of Legends kicks off, those who love getting into the thick of things are in for a real treat. The idea behind the imitative is to celebrate the best Wales has to offer, from […]

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ROIDS: ALL THE RAGE | FEATURE

ROIDS: ALL THE RAGE | FEATURE

A Look at Steroid Abuse in South Wales My friend Clara is the living embodiment of modern-day female perfection. Tall and willowy, she wears a size zero and eats like a racehorse. Last year she introduced me to her new boyfriend Greg who stood 6’6 in his bare feet and had shoulders like giant over-ripe […]

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BAFTA CYMRU | FILM FEATURE

BAFTA CYMRU | FILM FEATURE

February will be all about funding and the future at BAFTA Cymru. In the month of the EE British Academy Film Awards in London (on Sun 12 Feb, watch on BBC One) we will be hosting a number of events to help our creative talent in Wales access money and markets. First up is a […]

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