Splott community group wins funding for social activities

Green Squirrel will use the funding towards developing workshops, outdoor learning events and wild play for the local community Image credit: Green Squirrel. The Co-op Foundation’s Endangered Spaces campaign supports 2,000 community spaces considered at risk Green Squirrel community group in Splott has been awarded £10,000 by the Co-op Foundation to introduce more social activities. Founded in 2012 … Continue reading Splott community group wins funding for social activities

Launch of CRASH poetry night unveils local creative talent

A new poetry night organised by two local poets delivered a broad range of experimental poetry which is set to return in the new year James Knight, left, was one of the poets to take the CRASH stage and read a number of his published and unpublished poems A new poetry night hosted at the … Continue reading Launch of CRASH poetry night unveils local creative talent

Gluten free food show set for higher turnout this year

Rising awareness of coeliac disease means Coeliac UK’s Wales Gluten Free Food Show will likely welcome its biggest turnout to date Image credit: Coeliac UK. More than 20 local and national companies will be present offering samples from their ranges An independent charity’s gluten free food festival will return to Cardiff on 16 November and … Continue reading Gluten free food show set for higher turnout this year

Annual beer and cider festival makes Welsh language a priority

Annual Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival embraces the Welsh language as it continues to grow in importance Image credit: Pixabay. The festival has also moved from its original location, The Depot on Dumballs Road, to Glamorgan County Cricket Club in Sophia Gardens Welsh speaking volunteers will be a main focus at the Great Welsh Beer & Cider … Continue reading Annual beer and cider festival makes Welsh language a priority

Ethan’s theory

Jack Wynn talks to Ethan Powell about the powerful effects pottery has in the development of mental health Ceramics and pottery is more than just a hobby for Ethan and plans to make it his full-time career after university Pottery and its mindfulness qualities is something Ethan Powell, 25, strongly believes upholds a powerful connection. … Continue reading Ethan’s theory

MAN v FAT will launch new football league in Newport

Men in Newport will have the chance to lose weight and improve their health as part of a community football initiative kicking off in the new year Image credit: Richard Blaxall. MAN v FAT Football has more than 60 leagues across the UK and plans to expand into Newport and Swansea. MAN v FAT has … Continue reading MAN v FAT will launch new football league in Newport

Cardiff Character: James Clarke

Creative director prioritises work-life balance during the remodel of his video production business three years after its inception Image credit: GreenNova Productions. James is working to remodel his video production company, solely focusing on security and defence clients – a unique selling point and a first for a Welsh video production business It takes a … Continue reading Cardiff Character: James Clarke

#InPoverty: Millennials are the ones left to pick up the mess of generation X

A competitive job market and rising costs across the board means Cardiff millennials will continue to struggle thanks to generation X’s greed Competitive house prices are forcing millennials to pay high rents on low wages, limiting their chances of getting on the property ladder The conversation of poverty has predominantly centred around children and the … Continue reading #InPoverty: Millennials are the ones left to pick up the mess of generation X

The Work-Life Balancing Act

Steve Morgan, freelance SEO consultant and founder of Morgan Online Marketing, explains how he juggles the problematic task of maintaining work-life balance.