Family Fun Event looks At Diversity Of Local Environment

 This summer Aneurin Leisure are working with Gwent Wildlife Trust to provide a variety of fun filled monthly activities for families at Parc Bryn Bach, promoting the ecology and diversity of the local environment. The event, Bee’s, Butterflies and Wildflowers taking place on Sunday July 16 from 10am – 12pm, will involve a walk aroundContinue reading “Family Fun Event looks At Diversity Of Local Environment”

Countdown to Newport’s Big Splash Festival 2017

Kicking off the summer holidays, on Saturday July 22 and 23, Newport will be welcoming back the Big Splash festival. This year’s free family street theatre festival will offer families lots to see and do Newport with a weekend of free family fun from the quietly intriguing to outlandish, there will be performances popping upContinue reading “Countdown to Newport’s Big Splash Festival 2017”

Award Winning Family Show Alf The Highwayman Heads To Cardiff

Bristol-based theatre company Brave Bold Drama will bring their double award-winning family show Alf the Highwayman to the Cardiff Fringe on July 22. The story follows a Highwayman who has an eye for other people’s possessions. Especially belongings of sentimental value. He snatches and grabs without a thought for other people’s feelings. But it’s timeContinue reading “Award Winning Family Show Alf The Highwayman Heads To Cardiff”

Superhero Fun At Caerphilly’s First Comic Con

STAR Wars and Star Trek characters, pirates, Ghostbusters and Steampunk are set to descend on Caerphilly when the town’s first ever Comic Con takes place in June. The charity event, to be held at Caerphilly Leisure Centre, takes place on Saturday, June 10, 10am-5pm, raising money for Caerphilly Children’s Centre and featuring four celebrity guests.Continue reading “Superhero Fun At Caerphilly’s First Comic Con”

Family Fun As Spectacular Science Show Comes To Newport

If you think Science is boring, then think again; Television Astronomy favourite Mark Thompson will present science as never seen before when he brings his Spectacular Science Show to Newport Riverfront this Saturday. Designed for children of six years and up, the show explores the strange and magical properties of matter with exploding elephant’s toothpaste,Continue reading “Family Fun As Spectacular Science Show Comes To Newport”

TV Favourite Sooty To Return To Newport Riverfront

TV favourite Sooty along with his friends Sweep, Soo and Richard Cadell will make a return to Newport Riverfront on May 30 with a brand-new show. The new show will see Mr Slater asking Richard to take charge of running the show resulting in Sooty’s magic tricks turning messy while Sweep’s escapology gets him allContinue reading “TV Favourite Sooty To Return To Newport Riverfront”

Still Time For Family To Shop and Hop at Bridgend’s McArthurGlen Outlet

There is still some Easter fun to be had at McArthurGlen’s Designer Outlet at Bridgend before the children return to school on Monday. Children visiting the centre up until tomorrow will receive an Easter themed activity book, inviting them to spot Easter images in store windows as they walk around the centre, and be inContinue reading “Still Time For Family To Shop and Hop at Bridgend’s McArthurGlen Outlet”

On Stage: Disney On Ice, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

I liken Disney On Ice to one of those holiday-time extravaganzas I adored so much on television as I was growing up. A celebration of Disney characters and the wonderful medium of dance, both seamlessly slot together from the offset as dancers and marionettes lead the way for the audience to get “fit to dance” beforeContinue reading “On Stage: Disney On Ice, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena”

You’ve Got Dragons To Raise Awareness For Children’s Health Issues

After years of charming audiences at outdoor venues and sites with their Shakespearian tales, Taking Flight Theatre Company is now preparing to perform its first tour of indoor venues, You’ve Got Dragons which takes in two venues in South Wales in the next few weeks as part of a 12-date tour around Wales and England.Continue reading “You’ve Got Dragons To Raise Awareness For Children’s Health Issues”

The Flying Bedroom Comes To Newport Riverfront

North Wales based dance theatre company, Little Light will bring award-winning author Heather Dyer’s classic adventure tale ‘The Flying Bedroom’ to life on stage through dance with innovative digital projection when it is performed twice at Newport Riverfront on February 21. The production, which plays at 1pm and 3.30pm will take the audience on anContinue reading “The Flying Bedroom Comes To Newport Riverfront”