The largest mechanical puppet ever constructed in Britain, the moving, steaming, mechanical Man Engine, is set to visit Wales for the very first time next year. Announced today (13 October), the monumental Man Engine, which resembles a giant miner, will visit eight of south Wales’s most important … [Read more...] about Spotlight on Wales as Man Engine rises again
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Those warm summer nights spent splashing around in Blackpill Lido and enjoying BBQ’s on the beach may seem nothing but a distant memory now, but it’s time to celebrate as you’ve made it halfway through the first term of the school year! This Halloween we have plenty going on for both the little … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea this Halloween
Swansea is in the running to become UK City of Culture 2021 and we need YOUR HELP to make this happen! What is the UK City of Culture? UK City of Culture is a title awarded to a city in the United Kingdom for one year. During that year the city creates a programme of cultural events of local, … [Read more...] about Are you backing the bid?
As Swansea waits to hear on our City of Culture 2021 bid, the Festival is bringing together some of the biggest and brightest talent from across the world of music and the arts in a two week celebration of culture from 29 September to 15 October 2017. There will be concerts in the Brangwyn Hall, … [Read more...] about Swansea International Festival is back for 2017!
Swansea has taken a step closer to being crowned the UK City of Culture 2021, having made the shortlist to become the third UK city to boast the coveted title, following in the footsteps of Derry in 2013 and Hull, the current City of Culture 2017. The 2021 bid team, which includes Swansea … [Read more...] about WE… ARE… IN!
Nominations open for the 2017 Family Friendly Museum Award. The award is the biggest museum award in Britain – and the only one where families decide the winner. Have you and your family enjoyed your visit to the Dylan Thomas Exhibition? Do you think we’re the most family friendly museum in the … [Read more...] about Nominate the Dylan Thomas Centre
Don’t miss out on any of the Mayday family fun in Swansea! Check out the opening times for all of our fantastic venues Bank Holiday Venue Opening Times … [Read more...] about Mayday Bank Holiday weekend opening times
Well, we don’t know about anyone else but all of us over here in Swansea Bay have definitely got our shades on this Easter. Whilst you may all be out and about making the most of the beautiful weather, are you really making the most of what Swansea Bay has to offer? Get some blood pumping Now is … [Read more...] about More than just Easter Eggs in Swansea Bay
Don’t miss out on any of the family fun in Swansea this Easter! Check out the opening times for all of our fantastic venues in Swansea Easter Bank Holiday Venue Opening Times … [Read more...] about Easter Bank Holiday weekend opening times
Flowers are beginning to bloom, the Easter bunny is on his way and British summertime is finally here. It’s time to make the most of Easter 2017 in Swansea Bay, with plenty of events and activities jam-packed full of holiday fun! Oystermouth Castle Start your Easter celebrations early with the … [Read more...] about Enjoy Swansea Bay this Easter!