Local Welsh School excels in Sunday Times Schools Guide

Heather Rowan-RobinsonBusiness, Community

Westbourne School Penarth announces NEW league table success 2018 has proved a highly successful year for Westbourne School Penarth, the School is delighted to announce a host of national accolades including being named one of the National Schools of the Year in the Sunday Times School Guide published on November 25th.   Latest Success: International Baccalaureate School of the Year … Read More

Get the party started

Heather Rowan-RobinsonFashion

I do love Christmas—there seems to be magic in the air leading to the big day! I like to treat myself to a new Christmas Day outfit. And this year, I wanted to create looks on a spree budget vs a steal budget. As I love to support independent boutiques, I went straight to Kiti Cymru, in Pontcanna. Kiti is … Read More

Driving home for Christmas

Heather Rowan-RobinsonCommunity, Travel

On the road again this winter? Whether it’s seeing loved ones, grabbing that last Christmas bargain or the daily commute, Simon, Tom and the team at Victoria Garages have put together some handy tips to keep you safe and on track! VICTORIA GARAGE At Victoria Garage, we provide economical maintenance to the highest standards offering main dealer facilities at much … Read More

Welsh language article- A very Welsh Christmas

John DaviesCulture

Lowri was worried that her son’s in-laws might be appalled by the huge size of her wine glasses this Christmas, but her fears were unfounded Sometime over the summer, while I wasn’t listening, it was decided that in Y Bwlch (casa ap Robert) Christmas should be held this year. Thanks, children. A lovely idea. For you. If it wasn’t for … Read More

Destination Ski

Heather Rowan-RobinsonSport, Travel

A ski holiday is something special, a week of freedom, fresh air and adventure where camaraderie and fun are par for the course. The thrill of mastering an exciting new skill combined with spectacular mountain scenery, roaring log fires and a cosy chalet to relax in sounds idyllic, and it is, in fact it’s addictive. If you fancy giving it … Read More

Christmas Cocktails

Restaurant James SommerinFood

White Christmas Mojito 1 lime 1 table spoon sugar 8 mint leaves white and coconut rum 1/4 cup canned coconut milk pomegranate arils for garnish Who says mojitos are only for warm-weather months? Mint is just as fitting a flavour for the Christmas season. 4 parts vodka to 2 parts Kahlúa 4 table spoons chocolate syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla pinch ground … Read More