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09/04/2019

‘Upbeat drama that promotes community spirit’ Metro Larry Lamb is Pitching In as seen on BBC1 Arriving on DVD and digital 8 April 2019 ‘Gentle daytime drama’ Guardian TV favourite Larry Lamb (Eastenders, Gavin and Stacey) returns to our screens as Frank Hardcastle, a recently widowed Londoner getting to grips with big changes in his life, in the Welsh-set comedy drama Pitching In currently airing on BBC One and coming to DVD and digital courtesy of Acorn Media International on…

09/04/2019

AS WELSH FILM INDUSTRY GROWS, THE DEMAND FOR SUPPORTING ARTISTS SOARS! Uni-versal Extras are heading to Cardiff on the lookout for supporting artists to join their books for feature film and television work as the film industry in South Wales explodes. The Pinewood Studios-based casting agency is the UK’s leading Extras agency with a proven track record of supplying supporting artistes for film, broadcast TV and commercial clients. Recent credits include Mary Poppins Returns, numerous Star Wars films and the…

05/04/2019

24-27 May HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest philosophy and music festival that gathers world-leading thinkers, politicians and comedians together with the hottest music performers, highlights 12 unmissable events at this year’s festival. “Who would have thought that a philosophy festival could be so entertaining?… A rare combination of fascination and fun. ★★★★★” The Independent (2018) Featured in The Best UK Music Festivals of 2019, Evening Standard “Back to big thinking” The Guardian HowTheLightGetsIn is set in a magical riverside location on…

05/04/2019

Put on your best dress baby… and grab your ticket for the Cardiff leg of the Hungry Heart 2019 Tour! The hardcore Springsteen fans behind Hungry Heart will be back spinning Springsteen tracks at the awesome The Big Top on Saturday May 04 2019 as part of their 2019 Tour. The bumper to bumper Springsteen session is a joyful marathon run of Bruce’s epic back catalogue: niche versions, live tracks, big album hits…. if you want it, they’ve got it….

05/04/2019

The Big Gospel Choir At Easter 21st April 2019 If you were lucky enough to see The Big Gospel Choir at Christmas when they played to a sell out crowd and “took the roof off” Acapela then you will want to catch them again in this special Easter concert…. Sheelanagig 27th April 2019 So if you were fans of Holy Moly and the Crackers and 3 Daft Monkeys then this is one for you! Sheelanagig for over a decade have…

05/04/2019

Put on your best dress baby… and grab your ticket for the Cardiff leg of the Hungry Heart 2019 Tour! Hungry Heart is the brain child of Hannah from Burgers & Bruce and Thom from Pizza Pilgrims. It exists for one purpose only – to gather Springsteen fans for night of celebration of The Boss, and try to recreate the feeling of getting together for a Bruce gig. The hardcore Springsteen fans behind Hungry Heart will be back spinning Springsteen…

05/04/2019

LOOKING for the perfect family fun to keep your tiny tots entertained over the Easter holidays? Well, look no further than beloved children’s story Zog, which comes live to the stage at St David’s Hall for six shows from Friday 26 – Sunday 28 April! Best known for her popular rhyming stories for children – especially those illustrated by Axel Scheffler – Julia Donaldson is the multi award-winning author of some of the world’s best-loved children’s books including The Gruffalo…

05/04/2019

LOOKING for the perfect family fun to keep your tiny tots entertained over the Easter holidays? Well, look no further than beloved children’s story Zog, which comes live to the stage at St David’s Hall for six shows from Friday 26 – Sunday 28 April! Not only is Zog a bestselling book, but it also captured the imagination of millions of kids across the UK when it was show on BBC One on Christmas Day last year with narration from…

04/04/2019

More vulnerable people in South Wales will be helped by Wales & West Utilities after South Wales Fire and Rescue Service received training on the vast range of support measures and services available. The gas emergency and pipeline service linked with partners including Care & Repair Cymru, South Wales Fire & Rescue Service and Warm Wales, to educate them on dealing with people in vulnerable situations, whilst also providing them with the latest information on the support measures Wales &…

04/04/2019

BBC Cymru Wales and Arts Council of Wales are today announcing that the search for Horizons artists to join its 2019 project is now underway. Celebrating its 5th year this year, Horizons has given a platform to over 48 emerging artists from Wales giving them opportunities to reach new audiences in Wales, the UK and beyond. And now they’re looking for 12 new artists. The application process is now open. The 12 successful acts will be supported in various ways…