Welsh singer and actress, Sophie Evans will without doubt be ‘popular’ when she takes to the stage at this year’s BBC Proms in the Park in Swansea. Book Tickets Now Recently completing a two-year spell playing Glinda in the hit West End musical, Wicked, Sophie will be delighting audiences with … [Read more...] about Sophie Evans ready to take Swansea ‘Over The Rainbow’
A singer from Anglesey who made it through to the Britain's Got Talent final is getting ready to sing at this year’s BBC Proms in the Park in Swansea. Book Tickets Now Gruffydd Wyn, who hails from Amlwch in Anglesey, will be singing at the musical celebration when it returns to Singleton … [Read more...] about From Anglesey to Swansea with song
Xhosa Cole, Birmingham saxophonist, is set to bring a touch of cool to the BBC Proms in the Park when it returns to Swansea this autumn. Book Tickets Now The 2018 BBC Young Jazz Musician will be taking to the stage at Singleton Park on Saturday 14 September, armed with his saxophone, … [Read more...] about Xhosa Cole to bring a touch of cool to BBC Proms in the Park
Andrei Kymach, the first prize winner of the prestigious BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019, is set to perform at this year’s BBC Proms in the Park in Swansea. The Ukrainian baritone will be delighting audiences at the annual musical gala when it returns to the city’s Singleton Park on Saturday … [Read more...] about Ukrainian baritone, Andrei Kymach, ready to perform at BBC Proms in the Park
With the slyest rhymes, the sharpest suits, ABC will be soothing it right at this year’s BBC Proms in the Park in Swansea. Very definitely one of a number of groups who came along and kick-started the eighties with their own brand of pop for a ‘new decade’, ABC will be headlining the annual … [Read more...] about Debonair lullabies in melodies revealed
Young children counting down from 10 in Russian is not what we expected when we dropped into Swansea’s Central Library last week, but sure enough, that’s what we heard amongst the bookshelves. Every Friday, between 2pm and 3pm, Central Library are running the Swansea Academy of Space, a fun … [Read more...] about Tri. Dva. Odin. Vzlet!
Yes, listen! We’ve produced a bilingual audio guide to some of the sights you pass whilst travelling on the Swansea Bay Rider. The nine-track playlist, available via Soundcloud, presents some of the points of interest along the land train’s two-mile journey, between Blackpill Lido and Southend … [Read more...] about Welcome aboard the Swansea Bay Rider and listen…
Our space family, the Rockets, need your help to find books that have been nabbed by aliens! Read library books and collect stickers to complete your mission folder. Can you find the aliens in time to save the day? Head to the library to start your Space Chase! The Summer Reading Challenge … [Read more...] about Get ready for an out-of-this-world adventure – it’s Space Chase, the Summer Reading Challenge 2019!
We’ve cleared the prom after last weekend’s Wales Airshow in Swansea. But, the big debate amongst the team continues over which is the best display – the Red Arrows or Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. Yes, the Red Arrows are always spectacularly fast and nimble, representing the speed, agility … [Read more...] about Red Arrows or Battle of Britain Memorial Flight?
Whether it’s Berlin’s Take My Breath Away in Top Gun or Ron Goodwin’s title track for Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, there are some songs and films which simply capture the magic of flying. Film poster for Top Gun (film) - Copyright 1986, Paramount Pictures So, on … [Read more...] about Those Maginficent Songs and their Flying Films