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Driving Simulator Chairs- Risk free racing!

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Driving Simulator Chairs Driving simulator chairs get described in a variety of ways: Driving simulator chairs, Driving gaming chairs, Racing simulator gaming chairs, Racing gaming chairs, Racing seat simulator, The concept though is quite simple and that is to provide a chair that simulates the driving position and the driving experience available through computer games. The chairs are compatible with …

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Hay Festival: 10 dos and dont’s

Hay festival

What to wear, what to eat, celeb spotting, the free concerts, the town itself… how to make the most of your visit 5 dos 1. Remember to bring your tickets or if you’re picking them up on site factor in the time it will take to get them. It’s busy 2. Take the time to relax between talks , take …

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What’s on in Wales: 5 things to do today

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Make the most of the spring sunshine, with our round-up of events and activities in Wales today (Thursday, May 15). 1. Herbs for Beginners at The Veg Box Centre, Cwmbran If you’re looking for some gardening advice and want to learn how to grow your own herbs, then you’ll want to attend this two-hour workshop. The Veg Box Centre will …

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20 things to do in Wales this May bank holiday weekend

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There’s plenty happening over the three-day weekend, so we’ve put together a few of our favourites to get you started. Here’s our round-up of 20 of the best things to do in Wales: 1. Machynlleth Comedy Festival Friday, May 2 – Sunday, May 4 Get giggling with the Machynlleth Comedy Festival this weekend. Now in its fifth year, there’s a …

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Video: Watch chainsaw sculptor Adam in action ahead of first UK exhibition

  He’s enjoyed commercial success and held numerous exhibitions in Australia but Welsh chainsaw artist Adam Humphreys is feeling a little nervous as he prepares for his first show in his homeland. The 26-year-old started carving five years ago and is now excitedly counting down to his exhibition in the family home – among the romantic Norman ruins of Usk …

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Ex-Suede guitarist’s sympathy for Welsh singer Duffy after her music career stalled

Ex-Suede guitarist Bernard Butler has said he has sympathy for Welsh singer Duffy after her music career stalled – despite her firing him. The legendary indie musician and songwriter co-produced and performed on soul siren Duffy’s 2008 Grammy-winning debut album Rockferry, but played no part in 2010’s less successful follow-up Endlessly. She has yet to release a third album, but …

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Bright Light Bright Light set for big city tour with Elton John

He’s the Welshman from the small village of Crynant who has been taken under the wing of one of the biggest names in rock ‘n’ roll. This week Bright Light Bright Light – aka Welsh musician Rod Thomas – was named as the support act for Sir Elton John’s forthcoming UK and European tour, which means he will be playing …

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Soap spoilers! What’s happening next week on the Street, the Square, the Dales and Cwmderi

If it’s happening in soapland, you can hear about it here first. But look away now if you don’t want to find out what’s going on and who’d doing what. EastEnders It’s already shaping up to be a bad day for Ian as Denise prepares to tell him it’s over, and he ends up having another row with Peter. But …

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Join Fragon for an afternoon of storytelling and fun

Follow Fragon and enjoy a stroy telling session this Easter to keep the little ones entertained. Steve Gladwin, storyteller and the co-writer of the Fragon Tales, whose first children’s book The Seven, has recently been short listed for the Welsh Book Council Tir nan_Og prize 2014, will tell a selection of Fragon Tales at Linda Vista Gardens, Abergavenny on Saturday, …

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TV: 4 top treats to cwtch up for tonight

The Great British Sewing Bee, BBC Two, 8pm The three finalists enter the sewing room for the very last time time in the battle to be crowned Britain’s best amateur home sewer. After Welsh contestant   Lynda Lewis   left last week, it is left to either Tamara, Chinel or Heather to be crowned the winner. Tonight, they enter the …

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