Posts Tagged ‘ National Eisteddfod ’

Are you off to the maes?

Aug 5th, 2019 | By

The National Eisteddfod is on for another week and during that time about 150,000 will visit.

Saturday snippets: 4th of August 2018

Aug 4th, 2018 | By

With very hot temperatures in southern Europe holidaymakers are warned to make sure they wear protective creams and clothing if they venture out in the heat of the day and take plenty of water with them.

Saturday snippets: 9th August 2014

Aug 9th, 2014 | By
Llanelli eisteddfod

From the Eisteddfod to the Edinbugh Festivals via Costa Rica, Philadelphia and Lisbon, Adrian looks at the lesser stories of the week.

Meet a quarter of the world

Jul 10th, 2013 | By

The international eisteddfod has turned into a gathering of music from anywhere in the world; this year 50 countries will be represented by over 5,000 instrumentalists, singers and dancers. So, over a quarter of the world is represented here.

The Growth of Staycationing

Aug 13th, 2009 | By

There was a lot of comment earlier that this year that a lot of people would stay at home and have day trips.
This seems to be happening so certain places seem to be doing well as we visit them. I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that historic houses on the eastern side of the country are doing well and now there is evidence that two other attractions are doing well.