22/08/2016

Steve Young heads to the Grand Final of Cocktail Competition in London   Following a fierce competition between some of the best bartenders from the south of England and Wales, Steve Young from Pier64 in Penarth (near Cardiff) was crowned winner of the Southern Regional Final at this year’s Patrón Perfectionist’s Cocktail Competition. From hundreds who entered this year’s Patrón Perfectionist’s Cocktail Competition, only a handful were selected to go through to one of the five regional finals where they were challenged to invent and…

22/08/2016

Brewhouse, Cardiff’s best live music and sports venue, is to host over 100 teams from 25 countries descending on Cardiff next week (21st August until 28th August) to take part in the world’s biggest rugby festival, The Golden Oldies World Rugby Festival. Brewhouse is supporting the festival by supplying live music acts at the opening and closing ceremonies at the Principality Stadium, as well as keeping the teams entertained on the Brewhouse stage with local acts performing during the playing…

06/05/2016

A new bar and kitchen located at the heart of Cardiff Bay will this week open its doors for the first time, creating 60 jobs following a £1.25m refurbishment. Occupying the space formerly known as the Terra Nova, The Dock will offer eclectic food and drink menus themed on ‘world discovery’, from its iconic waterside location.   In keeping with Cardiff Bay’s history as the multicultural, cosmopolitan base from which cargo was once shipped to countries across the world, The…

02/07/2015

Local charity Welsh Hearts have teamed up with one of Cardiff’s most popular places to be, Cathedral 73 to offer you a summer “alfresco” ladies lunch on Friday 17th July. You can dine on the patio of Cathedral 73 and enjoy a sparkling reception, gorgeous lunch and cocktails galore. Entertainment is also provided throughout the day. This is a great event for coming together with friends and meeting new people and supporting the work carried out by Welsh Hearts. All of the money raised from…

25/06/2015

@ The Gate, Cardiff Saturday 17th October 7.30pm doors, 8pm start £20 adv.stbf || Unreserved Seating Online Tickets: The Globe For 40 years, Bruce Cockburn has been capturing in song the essence of human experience – while fiercely striving to make it better.   One of Canada’s finest artists, Bruce Cockburn has enjoyed an illustrious career shaped by politics, spirituality, and musical diversity. His remarkable journey has seen him embrace folk, jazz, rock, and worldbeat styles while travelling to such…

14/05/2015

Cardiff is quickly becoming a bastion of food and drink. We are being spoilt for choice with a new joint regularly oozing into the scene – whether you fancy a bib and seafood at Lobster and Burger, a sweet snack at Pancake House or a juicy burger at American favourite Five Guys – it seems we have it all. But we didn’t know what we were missing until a Slug and Lettuce popped up on the corner of Friary Centre…

14/05/2015

  The transformation of the Brains-owned central Cardiff pub Kitty Flynn’s to a dedicated craft beer outlet is nearing completion following an eight week refurbishment that will see the doors open to the public for the first time on 15th May from 8pm. The heritage of the site has been fully recognised with the business renamed the Cambrian Tap in honour of the Cambrian Hotel that occupied the historic corner of the Old Brewery in the 1800s. Extensive external work…

11/05/2015

www.lasuitewest.com Nestled on the fringes of Hyde Park is an oasis of tranquility, a fusion of monochromatic Oriental design set against a quintessentially English backdrop of pleached plane tree lined streets in the heart of Kensington – La Suite West. In keeping with its clean and holistic ambience it also provides the city with a healthy and fashionable dining option by way of its vegan restaurant, ‘RAW.’ Head Chef Nik Heartland has carefully curated a menu with the best that nature can offer, showcasing a variety…

07/05/2015

  Thu 7 May – 10 Feet Tall – 7.30pm – Free Cardiff Animation Nights – Oh Willy, The Obvious Child & Two Films About Loneliness Cardiff’s only animation night returns to 10 Feet Tall! Come and see a selection of great short animated films, including… OH WILLY Weird and wonderful knitted stop-motion short from Emma de Swaef and Marc James Roels, winner of 82 awards from film festivals worldwide. “Forced to return to his naturist roots, Willy bungles his…