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WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE: MIKE AMBLER | INTERVIEW

WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE: MIKE AMBLER | INTERVIEW

What was the motivation for setting up the World Naked Bike Ride? The World Naked Bike Ride, as the name implies, is a worldwide event.  Each year there are around 50 rides worldwide in June in the northern hemisphere, in March in the southern hemisphere. ,  Over ten of these rides are in the UK.  […]

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SOUTH WALES SECRET #65 | FEATURE

SOUTH WALES SECRET #65 | FEATURE

Taf Fechan Nature Reserve Cardiff World Naked Bike Ride organiser Mike Ambler reveals his South Wales Secret. Like many cyclists, Mike Ambler has experienced the brunt of the poor infrastructure and poor driving that threatens so many bicycle users on our roads today. To highlight the often overlooked issue, he participates in the Cardiff World […]

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STONESKIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS | SPORTS FEATURE

STONESKIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS | SPORTS FEATURE

Ever fancied trying a new, and more importantly, slightly odd sport? Well this may be for you! Stone skimming is a game we’re likely all familiar with, and for the majority of us, it’s little more than a beach pastime. However it has now been developed into a rather competitive sport with the win being […]

 Daley Nixon

A MOON SHAPED POOL: HOW RADIOHEAD USED THE INTERNET TO DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY | MUSIC FEATURE

A MOON SHAPED POOL: HOW RADIOHEAD USED THE INTERNET TO DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY | MUSIC FEATURE

Someone erasing their internet presence is not news. In January of this year, I decided to erase my Facebook profile. I was sick and weary of spending so much time staring at countless photos of people’s cupcakes, statuses from bickering couples or a live feed awash with infinite baby photos. Within a month, I had […]

 Daley Nixon

FROM DICKENS TO HINTERLAND: HOW THE VICTORIANS SHAPED OUR VIEWING HABITS | FILM FEATURE

FROM DICKENS TO HINTERLAND: HOW THE VICTORIANS SHAPED OUR VIEWING HABITS | FILM FEATURE

It’s 10pm on a Sunday. I’m debating whether to watch another episode of House of Cards on Netflix or call it a night. I have to get up for work the following morning. However, the last episode ended on an irritating cliff-hanger. I do want to find out what happens next to Francis Underwood, played amiably by […]

 Rhys Richards

FROM BOY TO BALE | SPORTS FEATURE

FROM BOY TO BALE | SPORTS FEATURE

Since smashing the record paid for a professional footballer back in 2013, the world’s most expensive player Gareth Bale, who may I add, belongs to us, in Wales, has grabbed the footballing world by the scruff of its neck. An eye watering three seasons at Real Madrid so far and some simply breath-taking performances in […]

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FESTIVAL GUIDE 2016 | MID & WEST WALES

FESTIVAL GUIDE 2016 | MID & WEST 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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BANK HOLIDAY BEER FESTIVALS | FOOD FEATURE

BANK HOLIDAY BEER FESTIVALS | FOOD FEATURE

May bank holiday weekend is the weekend where you check supermarkets’ opening times and the weather at least twice. If you have no plans yet, Knife and Fork have two of their top beer festivals this weekend. The gastropub in Penarth, The Pilot is home to fantastic food and a delightful atmosphere. Their food is […]

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CLINT EDWARDS: COMEDY CAROUSEL | COMEDY INTERVIEW

CLINT EDWARDS: COMEDY CAROUSEL | COMEDY INTERVIEW

Since launching in 2014, Glee Club’s Comedy Carousel has become something of a cult hit with audiences. Hosted by Clint Edwards and Robin Morgan, both leading lights of the Welsh comedy scene, the night breaks from the typical three-acts-and-a-compere night with special guests, new acts and more – as Clint explains… Comedy Carousel isn’t your […]

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LOWRI MORGAN: ULTRA-RUNNER | INTERVIEW

LOWRI MORGAN: ULTRA-RUNNER | INTERVIEW

TV presenter, extreme runner and adventurer Lowri Morgan speaks with Luke Owain Boult about running 350 miles in the Arctic circle, losing her toenails in the Amazon, and the meaning of adventure. When Lowri answered the phone she had just got back from doing what she loves most in the world: running. For many, a […]

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