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THE BUZZ FOODIE GUIDE | FOOD FEATURE

THE BUZZ FOODIE GUIDE | FOOD FEATURE

BAKERIES PETTIGREW TEA ROOMS AND BAKERY Tearooms Bute Park & Arboretum, Castle St, Cardiff Bakery 595 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff Pettigrew Tea Rooms is located at the front of the idyllic Bute Park. With flowers in bloom most of the year, you can enjoy this quaint little tearoom for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner […]

 Natalie Powell

HIJINX: CLARE WILLIAMS | STAGE INTERVIEW

HIJINX: CLARE WILLIAMS | STAGE INTERVIEW

Clare Williams, the Chief Executive of Hijinx Theatre and winner of an Art and Business Cymru award, speaks with Luke Owain Boult about providing opportunities for people with learning disabilities, and what society can do to be more inclusive. Could you explain to us what Hijinx does? Hijinx is an inclusive theatre company based in […]

 Alex Williams

STEREOPHONICS | LIVE REVIEW

STEREOPHONICS | LIVE REVIEW

  Glyndŵr University Racecourse Stadium, Wrexham Sat 2 July With 20 years in the business, six number one albums, a calendar full of festivals and tours, the Stereophonics juggernaut steered itself into Wrexham for a day titled Keep The Summer Alive, with support from Ramona Flowers, Pretty Vicious and Catfish & The Bottlemen. There was […]

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STEROPHONICS PLAY WREXHAM | PHOTOGRAPHY

STEROPHONICS PLAY WREXHAM | PHOTOGRAPHY

STEROPHONICS PLAY WREXHAM Shots of when Stereophonics played Wrexham.   photographer ALEX WILLIAMS

 Violet Young

RUSSELL WATSON | LIVE REVIEW

RUSSELL WATSON | LIVE REVIEW

              William Aston Hall, Wrexham Wed 15 June Whether you’re waiting in the audience or you’re behind the curtain, you’re all awaiting the same thing, for the clock to reach show time. With Russell Watson, there’s no doubt that there were excited and restless audience participants awaiting his return […]

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GLASTONBURY BBC INTRODUCING WELSH ACTS | MUSIC FEATURE

GLASTONBURY BBC INTRODUCING WELSH ACTS | MUSIC FEATURE

At Glastonbury this year, three Welsh performers have been chosen to play on the BBC Introducing Stage, showcasing their talent to festival goers after having been discovered from BBC Introducing local shows. Judging from the successes of Ed Sheeran, The 1975, Florence and the Machine and George Ezra, to name a few, the Welsh bands XY&O, […]

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ROMEO AND JULIET | STAGE PREVIEW

ROMEO AND JULIET | STAGE PREVIEW

  Thompson’s Park, Cardiff Full tour throughout Wales, see here. For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo. The greatest love story ever told, with action from the outset, envy, comedy, murder, exile and the most famous balcony in the history of theatre. Romeo and Juliet, as performed […]

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FESTIVAL GUIDE 2016 | NORTH WALES

FESTIVAL GUIDE 2016 | NORTH WALES

The sun’s in the sky and the clouds have subsided (mostly) which can only mean one thing: festival season. With the summer sun just poking its head over the horizon, a head-spinning medley of festivals are springing up all over Wales’ fresh dewy fields. To help you decide which ones you’ll be visiting this festival […]

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THE WELSH ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS EXPLAINED | POLITICS FEATURE

THE WELSH ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS EXPLAINED | POLITICS FEATURE

The National Assembly Elections Explained The Welsh Assembly Elections mark the first time that all the major parties have come face to face after the General Election last year. This saw the Conservatives swoop to victory and gain a majority government. What a difference a year makes. Westminster politics have left the parties divided and global controversy […]

 Violet Young

AN EVENING WITH LULU | LIVE REVIEW

AN EVENING WITH LULU | LIVE REVIEW

  William Aston Hall, Wrexham Sun 10 Apr There’s no denying Lulu is fiery and she’s back and on point in this 2016 tour. Darren Hodson, a singer/songwriter from the South of the UK set us up for the evening, a great soloist but also a versatile and fantastic guitar player, as we soon realised he […]