Fireworks and live staged entertainment form part of the Swansea Council event, with gates opening at 5pm. Heart FM, Enjoy Swansea's official radio partner, will also broadcast live from the event on the evening. Advanced tickets are now available for Swansea's Biggest Fireworks Display giving … [Read more...] about Swansea’s Biggest Fireworks Display is returning to St Helen’s
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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
A BUMPER weekend of festive fun will kick-start Swansea’s Christmas celebrations next month beginning with the Christmas Parade. As well as Waterfront Winterland opening at Museum Park on Friday November 17, the Christmas Market will be back on Oxford Street from Saturday November 18, with the … [Read more...] about The Swansea Christmas Parade is returning for 2017!
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 the only place in Wales that can fly the Purple Flag, so this 29 & 30 September we’re celebrating with the #SwanseaBigWeekend! There’s a range of things to do on a night out in Swansea City Centre for all the family, and the annual Swansea Big Weekend is designed to introduce you … [Read more...] about The Swansea Big Weekend is back!
A PROJECT is being trialled over coming weeks to further support Swansea City Centre’s reputation as a safe and enjoyable place to spend a night out. To coincide with the start of the new academic year at the city’s universities, a Safe Space Info Point is being piloted at Castle … [Read more...] about Safespace Info Point
DOZENS of flags celebrating Swansea’s history are now on display in Oystermouth Castle. Although the castle is closing for the 2017 season from Saturday September 30 until April, the flags will continue to fly from the attraction over the autumn and winter. Fitting in with Visit Wales’s Year … [Read more...] about Have you spotted the colourful flags at Oystermouth Castle?
A NUMBER of road closures will be in place on Sunday (September 24) to accommodate the Admiral Swansea Bay 10k. About 4,500 runners are expected to take part in the main race, which leaves from outside St Helen’s at 1pm and goes to Mumbles and back. Swansea Council is behind the event. A … [Read more...] about Road closures
There will be Grease Lightning in the city centre later this month. The hit 1978 film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John will be shown on Castle Square's Big Screen on Saturday September 30 as part of the Swansea Big Weekend event, giving people the chance to sing along and … [Read more...] about Celebrate Swansea City Centre
New additions to the family mean Plantasia's cute factor is now off the charts. Six baby chipmunks have recently arrived at the Parc Tawe attraction, adding to a collection of animals that also includes snakes, lizards and a green-winged Macaw. Five of the six are identical in … [Read more...] about New additions to the Plantasia family