6:04pm Monday 29th September 2014
1:57pm Monday 29th September 2014
LITERATURE Wales is inviting children and young people to take part in an online event to celebrate Dylan Thomas’ centenary. Anyone aged between seven and 25 can enter this international event to help the Developing Dylan 100 project to write an epic, 100 line poem in the spirit of the famous Welsh poet.
4:46pm Sunday 28th September 2014
4:37pm Sunday 28th September 2014
CLIVE played host to a group of eleven female walkers at the Dare Valley Country Park in Aberdare which first opened in 1974 having been created on reclaimed land with remnants of the old coal mines still in evidence in the valleys.
5:10pm Friday 26th September 2014
1:52pm Thursday 25th September 2014
11:20am Thursday 25th September 2014
SULLY WI met on September 3, at the start of a busy month. Members and visitors were welcomed and informed about forthcoming events. Everyone agreed that the Garden Party in July had been a wonderful occasion that had been enjoyed by all. As it had been so successful, Liz Marsh very kindly offered to host a garden party again in 2015, to which we look forward with eager anticipation.
11:18am Wednesday 24th September 2014
TEN walkers joined leader Geraint for a trip down to Newton from where they set off in lovely autumnal sunshine past St John’s or Sandford’s Well, the first of three ancient watering holes which reputedly had healing powers that they would encounter during the day. Heading past St John the Baptist Church which overlooks the village green, they made their way back to the main A4106 and followed Tyn-y-caeau Lane before meandering through fields containing sheep towards Nottage.
3:12pm Friday 19th September 2014
3:06pm Friday 19th September 2014
THE Annual General Meeting of Lower Penarth Community Association will be held at the community centre, Brockhil Way, at 4.30pm on Thursday, Sepember 25. Light refreshments will be served from 4pm. All are welcome.
2:58pm Friday 19th September 2014
IF YOU are interested in taking the Dayskipper theory course a new one is due to start on Tuesday evenings in Penarth from September 22. This course offers a comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers. The course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising.
12:27pm Friday 19th September 2014
A WIDE range of courses will start in Penarth on September 22 including arts and crafts, languages, computer courses, Welsh for adults and more. If you would like further information please contact the Adult and Community Learning team on 01446 773831 or go into Penarth Library from 10am until noon on Thursday September 18.
3:27pm Thursday 18th September 2014
12:32pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
3:33pm Tuesday 16th September 2014
WITH September heralding an unexpected Indian summer, a group of five walkers joined leader Robin and his spaniel Pepper and journeyed up to the delightful village of Llangorse which lies on the western edge of the Black Mountains and within the Brecon Beacons National Park.
4:34pm Sunday 14th September 2014
12:03pm Sunday 14th September 2014
DON’T miss the 60’s Gold Tour as it comes to St David’s Hall, Cardiff this October. There will be a number of incredible bands and performers coming along for the tour will take place on Wednesday, October 29.
12:04pm Saturday 13th September 2014
NEW Found Glory will be rocking into Cardiff this November which will feature songs from their upcoming new album ‘Resurrection’. The pop-punk icons have set their new album for release on October 6 and will be heading out on the Pop Punk’s Not Dead Tour with a number of other bands.
9:58am Saturday 13th September 2014
1:33pm Friday 12th September 2014
A POETRY and Paintings evening will take place at Foxy’s Cafe and Deli on Friday, September 19. It will feature poetry and music, with Frances Smith reading her own powerful poems and an exhibition of paintings by local Artist Pauline Williams.
8:01pm Thursday 11th September 2014
1:01pm Thursday 11th September 2014
10:02am Thursday 11th September 2014
CAFE International restarts this week on Thursday, September 11 and will be open every Thursday event. Cafe International is located at The Tabs Centre, Lounge and Gym, Plassey Street, Penarth, CF64 1EN opening from 7.30-10.30pm.
9:58am Thursday 11th September 2014
6:51pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
AT the New Theatre, Cardiff, Ceri Dupree will pay homage to all his favourite ladies in his sensational new show. Ceri Dupree will celebrate an amazing 30 years on stage with an evening of side-splitting comedy, rapid fire stand-up and a visual feast of spectacular and jaw dropping costumes.
12:02pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
11:57am Wednesday 10th September 2014
3:18pm Monday 8th September 2014
THE incredibly talented Sisters of Swing and Sunshine and Summertime will be performing this September at Hamptons, Penarth. Sisters of Swing will be performing on Friday, September 12 and Sunshine and Summertime on Saturday, September 13.
12:19pm Sunday 7th September 2014
3:14pm Saturday 6th September 2014
EERIE Evenings is hosting an event for the brave members of the public as they go on a late night exploration of Cosmeston Medieval Village, Penarth on September 13. Eerie Evenings are a Midlands’-based paranormal events company which formed in 2005 who offer affordable and genuine ghost hunts across the country and this time they’re coming to Penarth.
3:12pm Friday 5th September 2014
CADW are set to run an incredible event to give you an insight into Wales’s best-loved buildings during their 30th anniversary year. Open Doors will allow people to visit Welsh museums, historic attractions and hidden gems and are hoping to welcome thousands of visitors during the month of September. There will be a variety of events held across Cardiff for the Open Doors event.
12:01pm Friday 5th September 2014
THE first Family and Friends Day will be held by the Multiple Systems Atrophy Trust (MSA Trust) on Thursday, October 23. The event, which will be held in Cardiff, will provide people affected by the rare neurological disease, multiple system atrophy (MSA), an opportunity to share experiences and hear various health professionals about managing MSA and learn about the latest development in its treatment.
3:14pm Thursday 4th September 2014
FOOTSBARN will perform their unique stage adaption of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest to Cardiff this September. This incredibly inventive take on Ken Casey’s novel will performed in the travelling theatre company’s tent outside of the Wales Millennium Centre.
10:13am Thursday 4th September 2014
A HIGHLIGHT of Sherman Cymru’s autumn season will be the first production of new artistic director Rachel O’Riordan who will produce an exciting and contemporary version of Shakespeare’s classic Romeo and Juliet.
4:49pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014
WELSH Fargo Stage Company is on tour and will be coming to Chapter, Cardiff on Wednesday, September 10. They will perform Downtown Paradise by Mark Jenkins with Habib Nasib Nader and Catriona James until September 13.
3:18pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014
THE punk legend TV Smith from The Adverts is making his return to Penarth for another legendary performance at The Windsor Arms Ale House. Front man TV Smith came to Penarth last year and because it was such a success he has returned for a performance on Friday, September 5.
3:42pm Monday 1st September 2014
8:57am Saturday 30th August 2014
BIG Country will be celebrating 30 years on the road with their show ‘Steeltown: 30th Anniversary Tour’. They will be performing at The Globe, Cardiff on Saturday, November 1 and will be playing songs from their multi-million selling album Steeltown.
8:02am Saturday 30th August 2014
THE classic Sondheim Musical of romance and desire, A Little Night Music, will be performed over three days at the Paget Rooms Theatre, Penarth. From Thursday, September 18 until Saturday, September 20 make sure you catch this funny, bittersweet comedy musical that celebrate the desperation and delights of romantic attraction.
3:11pm Friday 29th August 2014
TIM Key will be touring the UK this autumn and will be making a stop in Cardiff for two evening shows. Both shows will take place on Friday, October 10, with performances at 7pm and then 9pm. Following two sold-out London runs, a sold-out, award-nominated trip to the Melbourne Comedy Festival, and a third London stint in the West End – comedian, relentless innovator, author, and poet, Tim Key will be touring with his newest show and stopping at Chapter Arts Centre.
3:39pm Thursday 28th August 2014
3:09pm Thursday 28th August 2014
2:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014
1:03pm Thursday 28th August 2014
PLAN B, the award winning artist and founder of educational charity, Each One Teach One, has joined forces with The Big Music Project to help young people across the UK find work and training opportunities in the music industry. There will be one of these incredible sessions held in Cardiff on Saturday, October 11.
8:36am Thursday 28th August 2014
8:34am Thursday 28th August 2014
HIJINX and Sherman INC Youth Theatre will be performing a free dance event on Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. The magical dance show will has been especially recreated for the Wales Millennium Centre and has grown from a collaboration between three Welsh companies and disabled dance specialists, GDance.
3:04pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
THERE is plenty of entertainment taking place at Clwb Ifor Bach this September, with a huge line up of party nights and bands. Taking place on September 5, 12, 19 and 26 will be Zerox the Party Jukebox featuring soul, funk, hip hop, indie, disco and dance. The dance nights will run rom 10.30pm until 4am and costs £4 or £3 with a NUS (18+).