WORLD class aerobatic team the Red Arrows will be returning to Swansea for the Wales Airshow this summer. The Red Arrows will be taking to the skies on both days of the free Swansea Council event on Saturday June 30 and Sunday July 1. Officially known as the Royal Air Force aerobatic … [Read more...] about Red Arrows to return!
You are in for a treat this summer Swansea as we welcome the BIGGEST line-up of events in Wales. The Wales Airshow, BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend, Little Mix and The Killers at Liberty stadium, and Now the Hero all highlight why Swansea is positioned as Wales' Capital of Culture and a city capable … [Read more...] about This summer’s BIGGEST stage
PLANTASIA’S going to be all abuzz over the Easter holidays thanks to some new additions to the gang. Two new spectacled caiman crocodiles and a new macaw called Freddie will be adding colour to a collection of animals you’d otherwise have to travel thousands of miles to see close-up. On top of … [Read more...] about Creepy crawlies, crocodiles and dinosaurs!
THOUSANDS of visitors are set to storm Swansea’s Oystermouth Castle as it throws open its gates for the 2018 season. Swansea Council and the Friends of Oystermouth Castle run the attraction, which overlooks Mumbles and Swansea Bay, and will be open to the public between 11am and 5pm every day … [Read more...] about Oystermouth Castle opens its doors for a new season
A RANDOM act of kindness by library staff in Swansea has more than been repaid with a donation of equipment that will benefit scores of children. Back in September volunteers were hard at work helping out with the BBC’s DIY SOS Big Build programme that saw a modern support centre and flats built … [Read more...] about Act of kindness puts bricks in place for library sessions
In just over a couple of weeks, the lighter evenings will be here and spring Daffodils will start to bloom, ready to decorate our beautiful Swansea Bay in anticipation of the Easter Bunny’s arrival. Swansea Bay is the perfect place to spend your Easter holidays, and with our help, you’re sure to … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea Bay this Easter
Young adventurers can come face-to-face with insects, snakes, an iguana and a bird eating tarantula in Swansea this week. A series of educational interactive animal shows called Animal Zone: Rainforest Adventure are taking place at Plantasia in Parc Tawe on Tuesday, Wednesday and … [Read more...] about Rainforest Adventure at Plantasia
We do like to celebrate in Wales; it’s a huge part of our Culture. Swansea leads the way when it comes to St David's Day celebrations and this year we have 3 days of festivities. *News update Unfortunately, due to several severe weather warnings in place for Swansea over the next few days we have … [Read more...] about *Croeso Swansea – Weather update*
One of Swansea’s busiest libraries is starting a new chapter after a major refurbishment. More than £125,000 has been spent transforming the layout at Townhill Library making it more child and user friendly, upgrading equipment and improving the range of stock on the shelves. Work on the … [Read more...] about A new chapter for Townhill Library
Tickets released for Man Engine Cymru’s visit to Swansea Tickets to see the moving, steaming, mechanical Man Engine in south Wales have today (24 January) been released to the public. The huge mechanical puppet, which resembles a giant miner, is set to visit seven of south Wales’s most … [Read more...] about Man Engine Cymru tickets released to public