Halloween Festival at Cosmeston Lakes Country Park

Katherine PeachCommunity, Events, Kids

Coming to Cosmeston Lakes Country Park for October Half Term- 23rd to 31st October 2021, 5pm-9:30pm This October, Cosmeston Lakes Country Park in Penarth will come to life each evening at the Cosmeston Medieval Village and surroundings are transformed into a Halloween Festival. It is believed that the original Cosmeston Village was abandoned in the 1340’s but in 2021 you … Read More

‘The 121 Effect’ Book Launch

Katherine PeachEvents, Featured, Fitness

Here at Penarth View, we were lucky enough to be invited to the book launch event for Ryan Evan’s book, The 121 Effect. Having read this book before the launch, I was so excited for others to finally get the chance. As I mentioned in my review (which you can read in full here), with self-help books we often feel … Read More

Forage Farm Shop & Kitchen Presents Pick Your Own Pumpkins on Penllyn Estate

John DaviesEvents

With Halloween fast approaching, it’s nearly time to pick your own pumpkins! This year, Forage Farm Shop and Kitchen is presenting PYO Pumpkins on Penllyn Estate Farm from 23rd -31st October inclusive. It promises to be a spooktacular day out for all the family, with plenty to do after scouring the patch for your perfect pumpkin! Get lost in the … Read More

Griffin Books is taking part in this year’s Independent Bookshop Week- Events Calendar

Katherine PeachBusiness, Community, Creative, Events, Featured

Independent Bookshop Week is 19 – 26 June, and is a week run by The Bookseller & Books Are My Bag to celebrate all things Independent Bookshop! Shops around the country will be holding online & in-store events and activities, and it’s generally just a really great week for the Indie Bookshop Community. Griffin Books will be hosting exciting events … Read More

The New Griffin Books Event Calendar

Katherine PeachCommunity, Events

We’ve had a tough time keeping our latest events under wraps, but we are finally able to announce three very special and very different virtual events which will be taking place over the next few weeks. There really is something for everyone! Read on to find out more and to book your tickets. New Events! Celebrate Earth Day with Chris … Read More

National Garden Scheme: We’re reopening!

Katherine PeachCommunity, Events, To export

National Garden Scheme is delighted to finally say that you can now pre-book tickets to the majority of our gardens online, including the open garden in Llandough Castle near Cowbridge. Llandough Castle garden will be opening their gates once again on the 7th, 8th and 9th May. Set within castle grounds and with a backdrop of an ancient monument, the … Read More

Spend an Evening in the Company of Rugby Legend Gareth Thomas

John DaviesEvents, Featured

If you’re still in need of a rugby fix after Wales’ thrilling Six Nations Championship win, then join Griffin Books for their special online event with sporting icon Gareth Thomas. Gareth will be speaking to broadcaster Carolyn Hitt via Zoom on Thursday 8 April about his deeply personal new memoir, Stronger. A legend on and off the pitch, Gareth Thomas has played rugby union for … Read More

New Food Vale Festival Will Shine A Light On Local Businesses

Katherine PeachCommunity, Events, Featured

New Food Vale Festival will shine a light on local businesses and highlight opportunities to improve local food systems Creative Rural Communities are proud to be supporting this new and exciting digital festival and to be part of the Food Vale partnership. Individuals and businesses across the Vale of Glamorgan are being encouraged to get involved with a new virtual … Read More

Peter May Joins Griffin Books For Virtual Event

Katherine PeachEvents, Featured

Bestselling Crime Fiction Writer Peter May Joins Griffin Books for Virtual Event Join Griffin Books for an evening in the company of one of the greatest contemporary writers of crime fiction. No.1 bestseller Peter May has sold over 12 million copies of his books worldwide and has been translated into 32 languages. He will be talking to Griffin Books owner … Read More

Gwyl Fach Y Fro To Go Digital

Katherine PeachEvents, Featured, To export

GWYL FACH Y FRO I FYND YN DDIGIDOL Bydd Gŵyl Fach y Fro, dathliad blynyddol o gelfyddydau a diwylliant Cymreig ym Mro Morgannwg yn cael ei chynnal yn ddigidol yn 2021. Bydd rhaglen o ddigwyddiadau yn cael ei ffrydio ar blatfform AM Ddydd Sadwrn, Ebrill 17eg, gan gynnig cyfuniad cyffrous o gerddoriaeth, trafodaethau a gweithgareddau i blant. Dywedodd Manon Rees … Read More