August Regional Round-Up

We’ve kept up with the headlines from across South West Wales this month, to bring you the best regional news for Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Neath Port Talbot and Swansea!  Our goal is to share good news, helping you think and speak more positively about what’s happening across our fantastic region!

JOBS & OPPORTUNITIES

EDUCATION

TENDERS

VISITOR ECONOMY

DEVELOPMENT

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

SWANSEA BAY CITY DEAL

BUSINESS

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ECO

EVENTS

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Swans Sign Peter Lynn and Partners Solicitors for a Sixth Season

Leading Welsh law firm, Peter Lynn and Partners Solicitors has extended its official partnership with Swansea City for the sixth consecutive season. The firm’s support of the Swans stretches back over two decades, and after advising the club on their purchase of the stadium in 2017, the two organisations have maintained close ties. Read More

Proud to support the Welsh Veterans Awards 2022

AB Glass would like to congratulate all the winners and shortlisted at the Welsh Veterans Awards. The Welsh Veterans Awards is an initiative that recognises the achievements of veterans in business, fitness, sport and the wider community. The event recognises the many Armed Forces Veterans in Wales who have made the transition from the military to civilian life and rewards those who have gone above and beyond and excelled in their relevant fields. Read More

JOBS & OPPORTUNITIES

Personal Assistant/Business Support Associate

Bevan Buckland are looking for a PA/Business Support Associate to work within their Business Support Team based in Swansea. Working within a fast-paced dynamic environment you will provide personalised secretarial and administrative support to three of the Firm’s Partners. Read More

Project Coordinator – Bwyd Abertawe

The Environment Centre is delighted to host Bwyd Abertawe, a project which has been building a network of sustainable food initiatives, businesses and supporters to improve food resilience in Swansea.This role will continue the development of a local cross-sector food partnership, committed to working together across all key food issues, and oversee Bwyd Abertawe’s application to become a Sustainable Food Places Network member in March 2023. The role description is available here.

Job Vacancies at NPTC Group of Colleges

NPTC Group of Colleges is a thriving further education college, employing nearly 900 professional and dedicated staff, on a full-time, part-time and sessional basis, across 9 campuses throughout Neath Port Talbot and Powys. They are keen to recruit talented individuals who are passionate about helping them to deliver the highest standards of education and training. Read More

Have your say

Pobl Group are developing 160 beautiful new homes on the old Townhill Campus site in Swansea. They would welcome your thoughts on the development, their plans for the green space, connectivity, community benefits and employment and training opportunities. Please be part of the conversation.

Jobs and Working at Swansea University

Looking for a new job? Changing role? Interested in what Swansea University can offer you? A warm and welcoming University, they value people for their skills regardless of their background and are proudly named as a top employer in the annual Stonewall Equality Index. They  know that people have commitments outside their job, so they provide a working environment that allows employees to achieve the right work/life balance. Read More

Pembrokeshire Coastal Forum are hiring

Do you want to join us in creating sustainable coasts and oceans for future generations? Pembrokeshire Coastal Forum are looking for a Business Development Manager with commitment, passion and a ‘can do’ attitude, and a Finance and Office Coordinator who is great with people and can help bring them together. Kind of like the team ‘glue’ that makes everything run smoothly!

Matchday Vacancies Available at Swansea City

Swansea City is currently looking to recruit stewards to join the club’s staff for matchdays and events at the Swansea.com Stadium over the 2022-23 season. All work is offered on a casual basis giving candidates flexibility to work around their own commitments. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work at events such as Swansea City fixtures, Ospreys matches, concerts and much more. Read More

Current Vacancies at Gower College Swansea

Gower College Swansea’s culture is very important to them and that’s why 90% of their staff recommend it as a great place to work. They continuously work to provide many benefits including flexible working arrangements, generous leave entitlement, and discounted gym membership to name a few. Their organisation is very diverse and they are able to offer many internal progression opportunities once you have joined as well as extensive training opportunities. Read More

Catering Assistant

An exciting job opportunity working with the best catering team in the Northern Hemisphere. The hospitality department at the National Botanic Garden of Wales is looking for heroes to join the team (capes are optional). Read More

Administrator (Accounts Payable)

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) is an employment-focused university, dedicated to ensuring students from diverse backgrounds develop the academic knowledge and practical skills to thrive. They are now looking for an Administrator (Accounts payable) to join their Swansea campus on a full time fixed term basis (Maternity cover to possibly 31 July 2023) working 37 hours per week. Closing date: 5 August 2022, 11:59pm. Read More

Careers at Day’s Motor Group

Are you looking for an exciting new career? Search the latest job vacancies to begin your exciting future at Day’s Motor Group! Read More

Be part of a successful organisation

The roots of Pembrokeshire College can be traced back to 1956 with the main campus being situated in Pembrokeshire’s county town of Haverfordwest. They believe they have a responsibility to provide first class education and training to ensure that Wales has a workforce ready and able to meet the economic demands of the future and to promote community engagement in skills.  Read More

TENDERS & CONTRACTS

Contract Notices for Swansea University

Swansea University is seeking suitably qualified contractors to provide replacement works for the Blue C Data Centre cooling system, a final pan-Wales evaluation of the AgorIP Programme West Wales & the Valleys, maintenance support services for the building management system, resurfacing works for Singleton Campus Car Park 2, and replacement of existing lighting and emergency lighting for LEDs together with amended controls systems.

Contract Notices for Swansea Council

Swansea Council is seeking suitably qualified contractors to provide structural testing of steel street lighting columns, average speed camera installation on the A4067 Ynystawe to Pontardawe, the launch of SPOC services, a chat bot and an early years and play awards event, 50 battery electric vans, an all weather surface for Pontarddulais Comprehensive School, and an additional learning needs assistive technology assessment service.

Nutrient Credit Trading Scheme and Toolkit Feasibility Study

The authorities of Carmarthenshire, Neath Port Talbot, Pembrokeshire, and Swansea are jointly seeking suitable qualified and experienced consultants to undertake a feasibility study to determine if a nutrient credit trading system along with the development of a ‘toolkit’ to identify best practice, information sharing and the creation of added value, is environmentally and economically viable in South West Wales. Read More

Provision of Waste & Recycling Services

Pobl Group intends to establish a contract with suitably qualified and experienced contractor for the provision of waste collection and recycling services based on the most economically advantageous tender. Read More

Electrical Rewiring of Council Housing Stock

Pembrokeshire County Council are looking to appoint up to 3 contractors to a framework agreement for the electrical rewiring of council housing stock. Read More

The Provision of Vehicle Breakdown Recovery Services

Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council invites tenders from suitably qualified contractors for the provision of vehicle breakdown recovery services to the council for its fleet of vehicles and plant. Read More

Contract Notices for Natural Resources Wales

Natural Resources Wales is seeking to award frameworks and contracts for the supply of a fully managed service with a dedicated driver-line contact number for the service, inspection, maintenance And repair of fleet assets from conventionally fuelled vehicles including electric, high performance two-dimensional liquid chromatograph with time of flight quadrupole mass spectrometer, and a service to support chemical injection and tree disease control throughout Wales.

IT Structured Cabling and Related Works to Carmarthenshire County Council

A supplier engagement event on the invitation to tender for IT structured cabling and related works to Carmarthenshire County Council’s corporate departments and schools, will be held at The Beacon, Llanelli on Wednesday 10th August 2022. Read More

Contract for Swansea Bay 10k Timing and Results Service, Race Numbers & Processing and Posting

The Admiral Swansea Bay 10k takes place on Sunday 18th September 2022 and Swansea Council are inviting companies to provide a quotation for the provision of a mass participation timing system, printed race numbers, race pack processing and postal service for a 3 year period. Read More

DEVELOPMENT

Station Planters Bring Colour and Biodiversity to Swansea Railway Station

Renowned Swansea artist Owen Griffiths has transformed the forecourt of Swansea Railway Station into a mini urban garden with a colourful set of planters and natural oak benches. The project was initiated by South West Wales Connected Community Rail Partnership (SWWCo), which is based at the station. 4theRegion hosts SWWCo and is also based at Swansea Railway Station. Read More

New project offers training and education in traditional building crafts

A programme of traditional skills training is underway in Carmarthenshire as part of the cross-border Ancient Connections project. Crafts such as lime plastering, traditional carpentry, thatching, and stonemasonry will be the focus. Workshops are open to anyone with an interest in built heritage, old and listed buildings and participants will be supported by workshops and seminars on topics such as essential repair and maintenance and improving energy efficiency. Read More

Landmark Moment for Swansea Regeneration Scheme

A prominent clock tower has been reinstated at the historic powerhouse building at the Hafod-Morfa Copperworks in Swansea. In the coming months, the restored building and neighbouring structures will be an additional new home for Welsh drinks specialist Penderyn. The site is being revamped by Swansea business John Weaver Contractors on behalf of Swansea Council. Read More

SWANSEA BAY CITY DEAL

Pembrokeshire residents name landmark buildings at Pembroke Port

Members of the Pembrokeshire community have been successful in naming four new buildings that are being created to service the growing renewables industry in Pembrokeshire. The annexes attached to the historic Sunderland Hangars at Pembroke Port are being redeveloped into modern office and workshop spaces with work expected to be completed by Spring 2023. Read More

BUSINESS NEWS

The award-winning café in an old fishing boat which has finally found a permanent home

The boat is still going strong – you’d be hard pressed to find a better place to savour that famous crab with a splodge of Café Môr’s signature seaweed kelpchup. But somehow the team behind the distinctive brand have managed to take what they do best – great seafood and hand picked local seaweed – and take it to the next level. Now the Point House, which dates back to the 17th century, is open for the summer, complete with Café Môr anchored in the garden! Read More

Japanese restaurant opening second branch in Mumbles to keep up with huge demand

One of Swansea’s most popular Japanese restaurants has been so successful that its owner is now opening a second restaurant to keep up with demand. Nishimura, an independent sushi restaurant on Brynymor Road in Brynmill, is set to open a sister site on Mumbles Road in Mumbles later this summer. Read More

The seven-year-old businessman who cleaned up in the heatwave with his lemonade stand

A mini entrepreneur has won the hearts of Gorseinon after cashing in on the recent good weather with his own business. Seven-year-old Shawn Nicholas sells 20p cups of squash on his own ‘lemonade’ style stand outside his family home every weekend and even on hot summer days after school. Read More

New art gallery in Pembroke Dock with ‘Parisian’ charm

A new contemporary art gallery is adding a bit more culture to Pembroke Dock after opening its doors to the public. The debut exhibition is titled ‘Dockside’ which features textures and ambiance cast by molten metal and shadow form. There is also aluminium sculpture by Dawny Tootes and photography by Pembroke Dock’s own Alan Rowlands. Read More

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

How new bacterial species discovered in Asian soil could help battle against antibiotic resistance

Swansea University experts have helped identify several news species of bacteria growing in arid Asian soil which could play a key role in the fight against antibiotic resistance. Scientists are now trying to find a way of encouraging these bacteria to produce new antibiotics, the products of so-called silent or cryptic biosynthetic pathways, that could supplement the diminishing supply of effective antimicrobials currently used in medicine. Read More

The restaurant offering a ‘no questions asked’ hot meal to children of parents who find themselves struggling over the summer holidays

The Bloom Inn, based in New Road in Skewen, has recognised the “financial stress” on those who rely on school meals, and will be providing a hot meal to take away or eat in, no questions asked. They’ll be able to have meals ranging from a chicken melt, a chicken curry, vegetarian and pasta dishes. Owner of The Bloom Inn, Adam Hockin said “We cover all bases and look after everyone’s needs.” Read More

Carmarthen chef launching community kitchen and canteen at town church

Deri Reed, who owns The Warren restaurant in Mansel Street, has started the ball rolling on the new completely separate venture in the town, at the former Cellar Cafe within the Lammas Street Centre at the English Baptist Church. Deri said: “There will be a suggested price for food but people can pay what they are able to and also there will be free food for people who really need it. We also want to have community fridges and freezers there for people.” Read More

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ENVIRONMENT

Carmarthenshire celebrates Sustainable Food Place success

Carmarthenshire has become the newest member of the UK’s pioneering Sustainable Food Places network which aims to improve people’s lives and reduce our impact on the planet through food. Bwyd Sir Gâr Food is a vibrant cross-sector food partnership bringing together members of the Public Services Board, Carmarthenshire Food Network, grassroots community organisations, businesses, and residents to work towards a healthy and sustainable food system. Read More

NEXT X Data Reveals Top 10 UK Greenest Cities to Invest in

According to expert-led independent research, Swansea scored excellently in areas including the number of environmentally friendly office buildings. Factors including CO2 emissions and roadside air pollutants were also considered by international banking group BNP Paribas as part of a real estate study called Next X that focussed on environmental data. Swansea is the only Welsh city to feature in the study’s top ten environmental scores. Read More

Swansea gets a new pop-up park in the city centre

A new “pop-up park” has come to Swansea city centre. The temporary green park aims to help boost people’s health and wellbeing and improve the area’s biodiversity, as well as show the potential for future “urban planting” options in Swansea. There will be more than 40 wooden planters of different themes, including “wild meadows,” “cliffs and dunes” and “natural hedgerows” for people to enjoy. Read More

Development Bank of Wales announces £33 million for greener housing

Residential developers who meet green standards can now access a new Green Homes Incentive that will help deliver more thermally efficient and lower carbon homes in Wales. Finding innovative ways to improve the energy efficiency of new homes will also bring down costs for homeowners which is crucial during a cost of living crisis. Read More

RWE and Tata Steel partnership could see offshore wind power made with Port Talbot steel

Wales’ largest renewable energy operator and the UK’s largest steelmaker will work together to explore the production of steel components for foundations and structures used in the commercial-scale floating offshore wind farm off the Welsh coast. The components would be supplied by Tata Steel’s steelworks in Port Talbot in a move the two companies said would support the UK’s transition to renewable energy by 2035 and grow the Welsh economy.  Read More

Swansea families invited to attend eco-friendly activities during school summer holidays

Wand making, woodland wellbeing sessions and outdoor art classes are just some of the environmentally friendly activities on offer thanks to housing association Pobl. More than 16 free activity days are taking place for children and parents until September 1, as part of Pobl’s Penderi Green Regeneration Project. The events, which are being arranged by the project’s partner the Environment Centre, aim to encourage families to get outdoors and get creative.  Read More

How Steel in our Buildings can Generate Clean Energy – New Swansea University and Tata Steel Collaboration

Solar roofing panels which are greener, lighter, cheaper and flexible, and which can be printed on steel, would enable buildings to generate, store and release their own secure supply of electricity. Two “Active Buildings” have operated successfully on Swansea University Bay Campus for several years. The aim of the new research is to explore the potential of this technology further and speed up the process of turning it into products for industry to manufacture. Read More

Pilot project for pollinators underway across Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire County Council received funding under Welsh Government’s Local Places for Nature programme as part of a pilot project to trial new ways of managing our green spaces. The project does not include planting or seeding wildflowers, but instead involves a change of management to encourage the native seed bank of flowering plants to flourish without introducing non-native species. Read More

A Sustainable Approach to Food Pest Control – Swansea to Host Major International Expert Conference

Feeding a growing population while reducing the environmental impact is an urgent challenge, but a major international conference at Swansea University will help by bringing together experts in integrated pest management. They will discuss new approaches to managing insect pests which will cut reliance on harmful chemical insecticides. Read More

Over 300 children and parents across Penderi learn about amazing minibeasts

Engaging lessons on bees, butterflies, wildflowers and worms have left over 300 school children across Blaen-y-Maes, Cadle, and Portmead buzzing with excitement thanks to Pobl Group. Children and parents in schools have been taking part in interactive lessons with Swansea Community Farm as part of Pobl’s Penderi Green Regeneration Project. Read More

Gavin Griffiths Group opens the biggest Matec full front to back wash plant in the world

The Gavin Griffiths Group has opened a brand-new wash plant at their Cwmgwili inert and aggregate recycling facility. The new plant is one of the biggest full wash plants in the UK and the biggest recycling wash plant in Wales. It will create new jobs and support the circular economy in the region. The recycled aggregates offer lower carbon footprints, reduce waste going to landfill and support companies who are aiming to be more environmentally friendly. Read More

Celebrating amazing green spaces

We’re so pleased to see so many beautiful areas in South West Wales receive a Green Flag Award! 45 parks and green spaces in the region have received the prestigious Green Flag Award  and  Green Flag Community Award. They include a diverse range of sites, from country parks and formal gardens, to farms and woodlands. Read More

Wales at the forefront of new generation of wind farms

“Wherever the sites are developed in the Celtic Sea, then it’s the ports in Port Talbot and Milford Haven that are best placed to serve this market,” said Nicola Clay, head of new ventures marine for the Crown Estate. While the Crown Estate said it was too early to give job creation figures, some predict up to 10,000 could be created from floating wind farm development in the Celtic Sea, with assembly work at Welsh ports and supply chain activities. Read More

EDF Renewables UK Reveals Plans For Renewable Energy Park in Neath Port Talbot

Hirfynydd Renewable Energy Park could have an installed capacity of 100 MW, enough green electricity for over 40,000 households. EDF is looking to develop a mix of technologies, including a wind farm of up to seven turbines, a solar farm and battery storage. Having a breadth of technologies increases the amount of energy that can be generated in different weather conditions, with battery storage allowing surplus energy to provide grid balancing services. Read More

Pembrokeshire Based Bombora Assembly of World’s Most Powerful Wave Energy Converter

Bombora Wave Power is entering the final test and assembly phase of the 1.5MW Pembrokeshire Demonstration Project. Rigorous testing of the key sub-systems is currently underway as Bombora prepares to deliver the project. The cell modules, a key element of the membrane-based WEC system, mWave, are now being operated through their final round of design limit testing, before being fitted into the foundation structure in Pembroke Dock. Read More

VISITOR ECONOMY & TOURISM

Everything’s better with water

Summer’s here! For some people there’s nothing better than to lie on the beach. Maybe you’d like something a bit more active? Or maybe you just want to cool off? Either way, everything’s better with water! And did you know being near water is great for our health and wellbeing? Read More

Swansea globes go live this month

The people of Swansea are about to take a journey of discovery through a public art trail exploring their shared history – and how we can all help make racial justice a reality. From August 13-October 31, The World Reimagined project will transform city centre streets with its free trail of globe sculptures. The globes will bring people together to talk about how we understand our history, how our past shapes our future and how we can act for social change. Read More

Rainforest zoo creates magic memories for visitors in UK first

Plantasia Tropical Zoo features hundreds of tropical plants, alongside over forty animal species such as crocodiles, meerkats, snakes and leopard cats. The experience has been enhanced with a new multimedia content offering from Magic Memories, which creates and delivers content directly to guests’ smartphones, including sharable magic photos, videos and selfies. Find out more about Plantasia

Free bus services

The hugely-popular free bus offer in Swansea is back for the summer holidays. This offer is for journeys that start and finish within the Swansea Council area. The free buses offer applies every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from Friday 29 July to Monday 29 August. Read More

Baby alpacas have arrived in Margam Country Park

Two cria (infant alpacas) have become the first of their kind to enter the historic grounds of Margam Country Park – with a third cria set to join them very soon – and visitors to the Park will now be able to see them. Alpacas are quiet and calming animals, with a gentle nature and kind personality. They have a strong herding instinct, so it’s essential they live with at least two other alpacas. Read More

The stunning mining mural that has appeared in a Welsh village

The artwork painted by acclaimed Welsh street artist Steve ‘Jenks’ Jenkins is situated on a previously blank wall at Cefneithin Welfare Hall. The village is in the Carmarthenshire coalfield area and the mural pays tribute to the community’s mining heritage. Read More

EDUCATION

Jaz Joyce launches new UWTSD’s Academy of Sport

Jaz Joyce, Olympian, Wales international rugby player and former student has launched a new sports academy at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. The UWTSD Academy of Sport aims to support students involved in high performance sport to maintain and develop their performance. Read More

UPCOMING EVENTS

Tiny Tiger’s Kung Fu
Every Monday 09:45 – 10:15
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Baby & Me
Every Monday 10:00 – 11:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Sali Seagull’s Treasure Trail
Every Day 10:00 – 16:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Go wild in the Garden this summer
Every Day 11:00 – 16:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Self Help Book Club!
Every Monday 16:00 – 17:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Kung Fu Wales (Little Dragons)
Every Monday 17:00 – 18:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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VIP Class Acts
Every Monday 17:00 – 19:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Kung Fu Wales
Every Monday 18:30 – 20:15
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Community Connector Get Together
Every 1st Tuesday of the Month
The Community Cafe, Tenby
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Forest Bathing
2 August 10:30 – 12:30
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Flemish Dancing
2 August 11:00 – 13:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Community Yoga Class
2 August 12:00 – 12:50
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Summer of Fun – Make & Take – Cup & Ball Toy
2 – 3 August 12:30 – 15:30
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Women’s Outdoor Walking Group
Every Tuesday 13:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Kung Fu Wales (Little Dragons)
Every Tuesday 17:00 – 18:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Choirs For Good
Every Tuesday 17:45 – 18:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Kung Fu Wales
Every Tuesday 18:30 – 19:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Zumba
Every Tuesday 18:30 – 19:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Burlesque Chair Dancing Lessons
Every Tuesday 19:30 – 20:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Tiny Tiger’s Kung Fu
Every Wednesday 09:45 – 10:15
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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National Play Day – Quiet Hour
3 August 10:00 – 11:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Blaen-y-maes Summer Forest School – Coed y Mwd
3 August 10:30 – 15:00
The Ravine – Outside Blaenymaes Drop In Centre, Swansea
Hosted by The Environment Centre
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National Play Day
3 August 11:00 – 14:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
3 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Zumba
Every Wednesday 11:00 – 12:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Bay Beach Clean
3 August 13:00 – 15:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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Access Pilates
Every Wednesday 18:00 – 18:55
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Kung Fu Wales (Little Dragons)
Every Wednesday 17:00 – 18:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Kung Fu Wales
Every Wednesday 18:30 – 19:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Extra Time at the National Waterfront Museum
Extended Opening Hours Every Thursday
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Sunshine Kitchen
Every Thursday and Friday
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Gentle Vinyasa Flow Classes
4 Week Course Every Thursday 10:00 – 11:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Job Search Support
Every 1st Thursday of the Month 10:00 – 12:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
4 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Walking for Wellbeing
Every Thursday 12:00
Sea wall opposite kiosk at the Secret Café, Swansea
Hosted by The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Summer of Fun – XL Big Build Challenge
Every Thursday 12:30 – 15:30
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Free Homeopathic Clinic
Every Thursday 12:30 – 17:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Kill For A Seat Comedy
4 August 19:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
5 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Men’s Shed
Every Friday 11:45 – 13:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Men’s Tai Chi Class
8 Week Course Every Friday 13:45 – 14:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Embrace You! Women’s Wellbeing Group
Every Friday 15:00 – 16:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Saturday Morning Yoga @ UWTSD Carmarthen
6 August 09:30 – 10:30
University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Carmarthen
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Mid And West Wales Fire And Rescue Service Open Day
6 August 10:00 – 15:00
Morriston Fire Station

Accelerator Programme
8 August 10:00 – 12 August 16:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
9 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Sit Less, Move More – Advice for Sedentary Workers
9 August 11:00 – 12:00
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Summer of Fun – Fly your Flag!
9-10 & 13-14 August 12:30 – 15:30
National Waterfront Museum
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Swansea Marina Litter Pick
10 August 10:00 – 12:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
10 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Summer of Fun – Letter Art workshop with Orielodl
10 August 11:00 – 15:00
National Waterfront Museum
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The World Reimagined Community Launch Swansea
10 August 12:00 – 16:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Is Hydrogen the Energy of the Future?
10 August 12:00 – 16:00
Oriel Science, Swansea
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August Gardening Drop-In Sessions
10 August 15:00 – 18:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Five-Week Practical Beekeeping Course
Starts 11 August 10:00 – 14:30
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
11 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
12 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Drum Circle With Earth Chants
12 August 17:30 – 18:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Wales Loves Wood
13 – 14 August 10:00 & 15:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Pirate Party
14 August 12:00 – 16:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Carmarthen Symphonic Wind Band
14 August 13:00 – 15:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
16 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Forest Bathing
16 August 10:30 – 12:30
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Wednesday Networking
17 August 09:30 – 10:30
Online
Hosted by Introbiz Swansea and West Wales
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
17 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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The Shape of Speed
17 August 12:00 – 16:00
Oriel Science, Swansea
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August Gardening Drop-In Sessions
17 August 15:00 – 18:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
18 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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UWTSD Carmarthen Open Day
19 August 10:00 – 15:00
University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Carmarthen
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
19 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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UWTSD Swansea Open Day
20 August 09:30 – 16:00
UWTSD IQ Campus, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Swansea
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Narberth Cheese Festival
20 August 10:00 – 18:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Summer of Fun – Barti Ddu Pirate Show
20 August 13:00 & 15:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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August Gardening Drop-In Sessions
20 August 15:00 – 18:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Mindful Menopause
22 August 12:30 – 13:30
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
23 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Summer of Fun – Printing press – Postcards
23-24 & 27-28 August 12:30 – 15:30
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Swansea Marina Litter Pick
24 August 10:00 – 12:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
24 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
25 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Jurassic Live
26 – 27 August
Swansea Arena
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Egypt Centre: Summer Workshops
26 August 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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Long Covid- Returning to Work after Covid-19
31 August 12:00 – 13:00
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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August Gardening Drop-In Sessions
31 August 15:00 – 18:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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New IPM: A Modern and Multidisciplinary Approach to Crop Protection
12 – 14 September 09:00 – 17:00
Swansea University Singleton Campus
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