Cast and crew for 'Their Finest', a romantic comedy set in World War Two, spent several weeks filming in Swansea buildings including Guildhall and the Grand Theatre last autumn. Starring Gemma Arterton, Sam Clafin, Bill Nighy and Jeremy Irons, the movie tells the story of a British Ministry of … [Read more...] about Swansea venues star in major new film
George Ezra today announced his ‘TOP SECRET Tour’, a two week jaunt around the UK and Ireland kicking off in Belfast on 26 May including a date at Swansea's Brangwyn Hall. He will debut brand new songs for the first time across ten gigs at intimate venues. Pre-sale begins 9am, on April 5 (sign up … [Read more...] about George Ezra comes to The Brangwyn
Swansea Council, working in partnership with the private sector will host the Clean Air Roadshow from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at Castle Square. If your idea of an electric vehicle is an old milk float, think again... We’ve come a long way since those days; the BMW i8 can do … [Read more...] about Clean Air Roadshow
VISITORS to Swansea’s Oystermouth Castle will be transported back to ancient Rome later this year with the return of outdoor cinema. Gladiator will be among the movies shown on a giant screen outdoors at the historic attraction, thanks to a partnership between Swansea Council and The Luna … [Read more...] about Outdoor Cinema Set to return
HERE are views of Oystermouth Castle many of you will never have seen before. Showing the historic 12th century Swansea attraction from above, the footage and photos were taken by a drone in the build-up to the castle’s re-opening this weekend for the summer season. The castle, which … [Read more...] about Oystermouth Castle as you’ve never seen it before
Red Arrows confirmed for both days of Wales Airshow 2017! We're delighted to announce that 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 … [Read more...] about Red Arrows confirmed for both days of Wales Airshow!
It’s been a great race so far, and thanks to your tremendous support, the Admiral Swansea Bay 10k has been shortlisted in two categories for The 2017 Running Awards! We’re extremely proud to have made it down to the final 12 in both the Best 10k and Best Child Friendly Event categories. After … [Read more...] about Help us go for gold!
Three schools are in the running for the Primary School Team of the Year honour at the Swansea Sports Awards. Members of the Craigfelen girls football team, Pontlliw boys football team and Bishopston rugby team will find out who's won the 2016 accolade in a ceremony at the city's … [Read more...] about Three primary schools on shortlist
Thousands of youngsters made half-term one to remember for record-breaking visitor figures at Plantasia. The February half-term saw thousands enjoy a day out of the cold, in the tropical rainforest and see Cuddles the python, Haku the Asian water monitor, both new to the city centre … [Read more...] about A record-breaking week for Plantasia
A MIXED martial artist, an orienteer and a swimmer are in the frame to be named Swansea Sportsperson of the Year. Brett Johns, Kristian Jones and Aaron Moores are the three people shortlisted for the accolade at the annual Swansea Sports Awards being held in March. Swansea Council’s sport and … [Read more...] about Shortlist announced for Swansea Sports Awards 2016