Posted on 31/10/11, filed under Castles, Music, Wales | Comments Off
For something a little different this year, why not check out the newly built Royal College of Music and Drama for their Gala Firework Concert. This sees them use their magnificent new concert hall for an orchestral performance of Handel’s “Music for the Royal Fireworks” along with popular classical music pieces, including something to please the kids with extracts from the Harry Potter movie score. Continue reading
Posted on 27/10/11, filed under Cardiff, Festivals, Music, Wales | Comments Off
I’ve been back in work a few days now and have recovered from my post-festival blues and the hangover that inevitably comes with them. Now fully returned to normality, just in time for Halloween, I can put last weekend, the first 4-day Swn Festival, into perspective. Continue reading
Posted on 19/10/11, filed under Festivals, Swansea Bay & Gower, Wales | Comments Off
Name: Jo Furber
Event: Dylan Thomas Festival
Date: 27th October – 9th November 2011
Location: The Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea
Swansea is gearing up for this year’s Dylan Thomas Festival, a… Continue reading
Posted on 17/10/11, filed under Bank Holidays Seasonal and Break Ideas, Wales | Comments Off
Visit the haunted Plas Teg Hall, North Wales
Wales has many myths and legends associated with it and some of the UK’s oldest settlements and buildings are located here. So it’s no surprise that many are reported to be haunted.
Dare you venture out at night in search of ghosts and ghouls?
Posted on 12/10/11, filed under Cardiff, Regions, Sport, Wales | Comments Off
Cardiff Half Marathon – 16th October 2011
With just a short time to go, Cardiff City is preparing to host the Lloyds TSB Cardiff Half Marathon on the 16th October 2011.
15,000 runners supporting Barnardo’s as well as many other charities are going to be ready at the Cardiff Bay… Continue reading