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Art Across The City: Swansea opens its latest public art exhibition

Swansea Art Across the City

Bigger isn’t always better, but in the case of this year’s Art Across The City, I’d like to think it is. During the past week, gigantic ‘things’ have been appearing across Swansea. Huge words making up powerful statements stretch across the highways and byways; ominous looking heads hover above us; elephants and life size houses have started to pop up …

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When is Easter 2014? Why does Easter change every year? Who decides when Easter is?

cardiff castle

The Easter story is at the very heart of Christian calendar, with celebrations taking place around the world to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter eggs and bunnies have become a symbol of the holiday and it wouldn’t be Easter without indulging on chocolate, with supermarkets brimming with sweet treats already. But Easter Sunday falls on different dates annually, …

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Cardiff Car Boot Sale – Gabalfa

Master Gunner Car Boot Sale

Hey Guys, Anyone looking to clear out the garage/attic etc this weekend? we have a CAR BOOT SALE at The Master Gunner pub car park in Gabalfa this Saturday 1st March, St David’s Day. Cars and or space to sell only £4.00. Sellers arrive from 8am buyers and public from 9am till 1.00pm. Money raised from the £4.00 fee will …

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It is tea time in Cardiff. The beverage proving hot on the high street

tea time

In the high street battle of the beverages – it’s the turn of tea to strike back. After a decade in which American-style coffee shops became obligatory on every high street, refined tea shops recapturing an earlier era of British elegance are having their revenge. Three new tea houses are soon set to do battle in Cardiff’s city centre alone …

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Welsh gold in Cardiff – for Valentines Day

Valentines day Welsh Gold

Gold can be found in many different colours and locations, Welsh Gold is the one which will interest Cardiff inhabitants. In its pure form it has a yellow colouration and is quite soft. The addition of other metals such as silver, copper make it harder and change the colour somewhat from white to rose respectively. These additions change it to …

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Fancy Dress Hire for Cardiff Stag Do’s and Cardiff Hen Do’s

the joke shop

Fancy dress parties are believed by some to be an essential part of a stag or a hen do without a fancy dress party at some point is just unthinkable. Usually during stag or hen do weekends at least one of the evenings includes fancy dressing.  Fancy dress parties – where do they come from? It is believed that fancy …

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Cardiff Martial Arts

cardiff martial arts

Cardiff martial arts are a popular pastime for all ages and abilities and with so many disciplines making up the sport, there is bound to be one suitable for you. If you prefer a different pass time other leisure can be found here.   People participate in Cardiff Martial Arts for a number of reasons including self-defense, keeping fit, relaxation or just …

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Car Boot Sales – Newport

car boot sales newport

Newport Car boot sales – Newport Stadium Newport Stadium, Spytty Road, Newport Gwent NP19 4PR Newport car boot sale on hardstand. Regular on Sundays starting at 8am     Newport Car boot sales – Tredegar House Car boot sale Tredegar House, Newport Gwent Last Sunday of the month all year round. Sellers start time 9am Buyers admitted 10am Always visible …

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5 a side Football in Cardiff

This article lists the 5 a side football facilities in Cardiff, 5 a side football in Cardiff is a popular pastime with hundreds of keen footballers taking part in matches every week. There are three main centres providing five a side football in Cardiff. Two provide standard editions of the smaller game, both with a five a side and seven a …

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Badminton Clubs and Courts in Cardiff


The capital of Wales has some excellent facilities for Badminton Clubs and Courts in Cardiff  The general opinion is that squash is a faster sport than than badminton, surprisingly the speeds are extremely high with the womens record for the speed of the shuttle being  257 kph. This record was achieved by Huang Sui. Badminton is incredibly popular with badminton clubs …

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