Entertainment

TV bushcraft star and award-winning gardeners on the joy of volunteering

A TV bushcraft expert and an award-winning group of gardeners have joined forces for a major event to encourage people to volunteer on projects in the Wrexham area. ITV Wales’s popular Coast and Country star Andrew Thomas-Price will be showing how to live off the land at Spring Into Action at Plas Pentwyn, Coedpoeth, on […]

Boat show will be OO-Heaven with European launch of James Bond-style rib

A James Bond-style amphibious craft that uses four wheel drive to enter and leave the sea will be making its European debut in North Wales. The £220,000 AMP rib will be among the stars of the All Wales Boat and Leisure Snow at the Anglesey Showground from Thursday, May 30, to Saturday, June 1. It […]

Dynamic duo aged 92 on song with renowned harpist Elfair

Two life-long friends aged 92 burst into song when a renowned harpist performed at the day centre they attend. Morfydd Bartlett and Gwen Pritchard have been close mates ever since they met at the age of five at the primary school in Carmel, near Caernarfon, more than eight decades ago and even lived next door […]

Stellar line up promises to delight audiences at Wales Harp Festival

A stellar line-up including former royal harpist Catrin Finch will be delighting audiences at this year’s Wales Harp Festival. The popular event at Galeri in Caernarfon on April 17 and 18 will also commemorate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Versailles which helped bring an end to the First World War. […]

Welsh children’s TV show Deian a Loli joins Peaky Blinders as finalist at global awards

A hit children’s TV series made in North Wales is in the running for a major international award. Deian a Loli, which recounts the adventures of a pair of mischievous twins with magical powers, has been shortlisted as a finalist at the prestigious 2019 New York Festivals TV & Film Awards. The glittering Oscars-style ceremony […]

Former royal harpist keeps promise to festival after recovering from cancer

A world renowned harpist who was forced to pull out of a major festival last year, because she was battling breast cancer, is keeping her promise to perform at this year’s event instead. Former Royal Harpist, Catrin Finch will have a starring role at the Wales Harp Festival at Galeri in Caernarfon on April 17 and 18. After […]

One in the sty for celebs as they enjoy “pork life” down on farm

A group of Welsh celebrities made a pig’s ear of things when they got stuck in to some “pork life” down on the farm. The other stars of the new series of Fferm Ffactor Selebs were a pair of pigs and a livestock trailer from Ifor Williams Trailers into which they were herded – eventually. […]

Top harpist swaps Albert Hall for Caernarfon care home

One of the UK’s most talented young harpists swapped the Albert Hall for a care home in Caernarfon. Elfair Grug, 29, who has performed at the prestigious venue in London, gave residents at Pendine Park’s Bryn Seiont Newydd a virtuoso performance. The concert came about as the result of a partnership between the Pendine Park […]