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Track days in Cardiff

Track days

Track days Cardiff – Llandow Cardiff track days are a brilliant way to experience driving, away from the constraints of speed limits, age restrictions and vehicle style. The sensation of being thrown about strapped into a car with the specific purpose of getting round a circuit in the shortest possible time is to some almost narcotic in its attraction. The …

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SCUBA diving in Cardiff

SCUBA diving in Cardiff

If you are looking for some Scuba Diving in Cardiff then you are certainly spoilt for choice. With several PADI registered centres and sub-aqua clubs throughout the area, there is guaranteed to be somewhere suitable for you whatever your age or ability.   Obviously with any ‘extreme’ sport, health and safety is the number one priority, so wherever you go, …

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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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How to enjoy Wales’ amazing national parks

National park - Brecon Beacons

Snowdonia – National Parks Events: Designed for those with limited paddling experience, The Big Canoe takes place on August 2 3 and offers a no-pressure environment in which to boost your knowledge, develop your skills and find out what the sport is all about. Try out a wide range of boats, from touring canoes and creaking bots to slalom kayaks. …

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New Cardiff beach gets ready to open

Cardiff Beach

With more than 300 tonnes of sand and 900 gallons of water transported into Cardiff Bay – visitors are hoping that the current sunny weather will continue. Roald Dahl Plass has been transformed into a city summer haven with Cardiff’s first man-made beach, as part of  Cardiff Festival. Cardiff beach opens on Saturday and is expected to draw thousands. The …

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Outdoor Activities Cardiff Kids Activities

Outdoor activities Cardiff Kids activities

  Obviously these outdoor activities tend to be on the outskirts of Cardiff by their nature, Go Ape is a fair way out but well worth a look. Go ape provides 3 hours of tree top adventure. The adventurous can enjoy a climb 30ft up a rope ladder; you can Tarzan Swing into a giant rope net then zip wire …

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Kids activities – a week of family days out from August 24

Kids activities - civil war

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24   CARDIFF: Cardiff Harbour Festival in Cardiff Bay for the weekend. Celebrate the end of the summer holidays with a host of activities, including the British Fishcraft Championships and Extreme Sailing. www.cardiff-festivals.com.   PORTHCAWL: Shadow puppet making at the Grand Pavilion from 11am. Costs £5. Tel: 01656 815995www.grandpavilion.co.uk.   CARDIFF: Family ghost walks in Llandaff, from 7pm. …

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Kids activities – a week of family days out from August 17

Kids Activites

Kids activities SATURDAY, AUGUST 17   CARDIFF: Grand Medieval Melee featuring the Tournament of the Knights in the grounds of Cardiff Castle. Squire, maidens and stewards in full costume gather to watch the knights take each other on. Lots of demonstrations, parades, competitions and displays today and tomorrow. Costs  £5 for adults and £3 for children. Tel: 029 2087 8100 …

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Kids activities – a week of family days out from July-27

Kids activities Cardiff rambles kites

SATURDAY, JULY 27   CARDIFF: Swim along to St Fagans: National History Museum this weekend for lots of fishy fun. From fly fishing to lave ants and pond dipping, there is lots to do. www.amgueddfacymru.ac.uk.   CARDIFF: It may be summer, but there  have definitely been shivers  down the spine on a Family Ghost Walk in Llandaff. The walks, from …

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Kids activities – a week of family days out from August 3

Kids activity - History

KIDS ACTIVITIES SATURDAY, AUGUST 3   CARDIFF: The Gruffalo’s Child, comes to life in a magical, musical stage adaptation at the New Theatre today and tomorrow. Tickets £8.50 to £12.50. Tel: 029 2087 8889 www.newtheatrecardiff.co.uk.   CARDIFF: Cbeebies favourites Chris and Pui are bringing their roadshow to St David’s Hall. Take your teddies and favourite toys along. Tickets are £12 …

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