South West Wales News, Events & Opportunities

Each month, we pull together the region’s top headlines, and announcements from across our alliance, to create your Regional Round-up from 4theRegion.

From development and investment news to community projects, and business opportunities: we’ll make sure you’re in the know, so you can speak positively and confidently about what’s happening here in South West Wales.

Do you have an opportunity you’d like to share in our next round-up? Be sure to let us know!

October Regional Round-Up

MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Living or caring for someone with dementia?

The Dementia Support Service can help you live well with dementia, with person-centred support and information. The partnership between five key organisations across Swansea and Neath Port Talbot provides invaluable services to fully support you in adapting and living with dementia. The team are here to support you and your needs, or those of your family, friends, and carers. Read More

96 homes at Caswell and Dunvant transferred to Coastal Housing

Coastal has added 96 homes at Caswell and Dunvant to its portfolio, following a stock review by Wales & West Housing. Bids for the homes were invited in February of this year, with Coastal ultimately winning out in a selection process that involved residents of Wales & West Housing as well as staff and board members. Read More

JOBS & OPPORTUNITIES

Customer Service Advisor

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within Arvato CRM Solutions to work with a brand new Government client within their contact centre outsourcing business. Read More

Job Opportunities 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

Do you want to be free to do what you want to do?

How do you keep doing what you do best, hire the perfect applicant and even squeeze in some “me” time? You call Sunny, of course.

Careers at Day’s Motor Group

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

Come join Fortium

They are hiring! Fortium Technologies is a cyber security software company that is expanding its portfolio to include a revolutionary SaaS solution. They are on a mission to make digital security accessible to all and make it possible for everyone to protect their digital assets, effortlessly. 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

Job Vacancy: Contractors Plant Fitter

Andrew Scott Ltd are seeking to appoint a Contractors Plant Fitter to work at their Plant Department, Baglan. The role of the Fitter will be to support the existing team in maintaining and repairing the plant. Read More

Think Recycled Plastic is Fantastic? Work with Smile Plastics

Smile Plastics are a small but growing team of creatives who are passionate about sustainability, innovation, design and realising their vision. They will share any job opportunities on their website and on social media but are always interested in hearing from talented professionals at all stages of their careers.

Small Business Survey

A short survey to help our members Pobl Group better understand what local businesses are in Penderi and talk with anyone looking to build on what they are already doing, or just thinking about starting a new business. Take the survey

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

Sleep Out is back!

The challenge is simple, this October give up your bed for one night and sleep out in recognition, not replication, of homelessness. Sleep out in the office, camp out in the garden, set up on your sofa! The bad night’s sleep will be worth it for the difference you’ll be making to homeless young people and women here in Wales. Book your ticket now!

Careers at Castell Howell Foods Ltd

Established in 1988, Castell Howell now have over 650 employees and are one of the biggest employers in Carmarthenshire. From their HQ in Cross Hands and satellite depots in Porthmadog, St Martin’s, Hirwaun and Avonmouth, they deliver to both public and private sectors throughout Wales, the Border Counties and South West England. View their current vacancies and apply

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. Read More

Current Vacancies at Llamau

Llamau are change makers. They are on an unapologetic mission to end homelessness and domestic abuse in Wales. They respect the gift of individuality in their colleagues and the people they support. They listen and they learn at every opportunity. If someone needs help, they encourage and they don’t give up. You will not just be a colleague, you’ll be a stakeholder. Working here is more than a job. They are family. They are Llamau. Read More

Careers at JCP Solicitors

People are the core focus of JCP Solicitors’ business, along with commitment to specialism and desire to be the leading experts in their fields. They are a business that puts people, clients and community at the heart of their decision making processes. They aim to provide a happy, positive working environment. They celebrate the successes of others around them and support each other professionally and personally. Read More

Jobs and Working at UWTSD

People are at the heart of everything the University of Wales Trinity Saint David does. They are proud of their dedicated and talented employees and work together as a team to make a difference to the lives of their students and the communities they serve. ‘Transforming education, transforming lives’ is their mission. If you would like to join them on this journey and make a difference too, then they would love to hear from you. Read More

TENDERS & CONTRACTS

Contract Notices for Swansea Council

Swansea Council is looking for suitably qualified contractors to supply up to 5 L1H1 midi panel vans, food waste caddy liners, general building materials, and LED lanterns, supply and deliver garden waste bags, supply and install outdoor play equipment and safety surfacing, replace doors and windows at 56 properties in Pentrechwyth, Bon-Y-Maen, and provide housing renewals and adaptations.

HRA and Habitats Regulations Training & Advice Framework 2022

This is a two year framework (with possibility of extension for a further two years) to provide Natural Resources Wales with training and advice on the Habitats Regulations, in particular Habitats Regulations Assessment, building capacity and enabling them to improve quality and consistency, thereby helping them to perform better, provide a better service to customers, minimise the risks of successful legal challenge, and robustly protect the Welsh environment. Read More

Carbon Reduction Consultancy Service

Pembrokeshire College is a Further Education College located in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire. The College have undertaken a proactive approach in reducing carbon emissions over the last 17 years. The College is now looking to appoint a consultant to take them to the next stages of carbon reduction over the next 6 years, subject to funding. Read More

Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Assessment

Neath Port Talbot Council are seeking suitably qualified and experienced consultants to undertake a Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Assessment for their administrative area. Read More

Tendering opportunities for Carmarthenshire Council

Carmarthenshire Council are looking for suitably qualified contractors to provide roadside weather stations, IT structured cabling and related works, treasury management services, and community preventative services.

Food & Drink Wales Sustainable Scale Up Cluster: AV & conference build services

BIC Innovation wishes to procure a suitable supplier to deliver audio-visual and conference build services for the Sustainable Scale Up Cluster Annual Conference which takes place in February 2023. Read More

Provision of Media Monitoring Services

The Development Bank of Wales is seeking to appoint a provider for media monitoring and distribution of press releases. Read More

Provision of Domestic Heating and Renewables including Maintenance, Servicing and Installations

Pobl Group Ltd is looking to appoint two contractors for the provision of domestic heating and renewables including maintenance, servicing and installations for the next 4 years with the option to extend for two 12 month periods. Read More

DEVELOPMENT

Major regeneration scheme secures new £750k in grants

A council project to bring new life to the historic Hafod-Morfa Copperworks has secured an extra £750,000 in grant support. The scheme, that’s due to see Welsh distillery Penderyn open an attraction in the site’s disused powerhouse next year, will also help the council redevelop other under-used areas of the Lower Swansea Valley. Read More

Swansea Civic Centre transformation to be modelled on Plymouth waterfront

A former Navy building in Plymouth which has been transformed into shops, restaurants, bars, visitor accommodation and art studios will be the model for Swansea’s Civic Centre site when it is redeveloped. The waterside Plymouth complex has been redeveloped by Urban Splash – the company Swansea Council has appointed to transform seven sites in the city. One of the first of these seven will be the 17-acre Civic Centre site, although it’s still early days. Read More

Masterplan launched to transform Swansea community

The Penderi Regeneration Scheme will see a large and long-term investment into the area, four miles from Swansea city centre, with the plans shaped by the community itself. Over 350 households in the area proactively participated in the consultation process. Active and influential community groups and organisations have also given their views and feedback, such as Blaenymaes Drop-in Centre Ty Fforest Hub and Swansea Community Farm. Read More

Swansea City explore plans for a hotel at stadium with dedicated fan zone also considered

Speaking at a fans’ forum at the stadium last week, chief executive Julian Winter revealed the Swans have a potential partner interested in helping the club to create a purpose-built hotel adjacent to their home. Read More

SWANSEA BAY CITY DEAL

Economy Minister impressed by the £130m City Deal project that will boost the Sports and Medical Technology sectors

Led by Swansea University, and in partnership with Swansea Council, Swansea Bay University Health Board, Hywel Dda University Health Board, A Regional Collaboration for Health (ARCH) Partnership and key private sector partners, the Campuses project it is the perfect collaboration between businesses, academia and the government. Read More

School pupils star in music video to celebrate Pembroke Dock’s future in sustainable energy

The community of Pembroke Dock has come together to create a digital legacy celebrating a ground breaking £60 million project happening right in the heart of their community. The Port of Milford Haven, Marine Energy Wales, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult and Celtic Sea Power commissioned the Aloud Charity to develop a music video featuring local school pupils and members of the community. Read More

BUSINESS NEWS

Looking for support for your business?

Considering self-employment? Want to grow an existing business? Did you know there’s a range of support available for you? It’s not always easy to know what support is available for businesses. But if you’re in the Swansea area, Business Swansea could help you. Business Swansea is the new name for business support within Swansea Council. Read More

The two best mates behind Swansea’s cool new board game café

A quirky new independent board game cafe has gone down a storm with board game and beer enthusiasts alike since it launched in Swansea last month. Common Meeple in Brynmill boasts hundreds of different board games suitable for everyone from complete beginners to regular players – and a visit is the perfect way to try games you may not have otherwise heard about or come across. Read More

Digital and green funding available for Swansea businesses

Ranging from £500 to £1500, the Swansea Council grants are aimed at supporting existing businesses which are looking to grow. Schemes that could be covered by the Green Innovation Grant include investment in measures like LED lighting that reduce energy usage. Creation of a first-time website, development of an existing website or support with online marketing campaigns are among the areas potentially eligible for a Digital Development Grant. Read More

The infamous Swansea valley nightclub that sold drinks for 10p and why its now offering something very different

You’ll struggle to get an alcopop from the bar now as it’s been transformed into Paradise Coffee Shop, which leads into a martial arts training academy and wellbeing area. The renovation work was done on a tight budget which explains the quirky features. An old bar is tucked behind a fighting ring and nightclub booths stand next to punching bags and gym equipment. Old posters advertise ‘10p a drink’ alongside messages saying ‘Be Happy’ and ‘Yoga is awesome’. Read More

A new continental-style cafe is opening in Mumbles and they’re giving everyone a free coffee

A new Parisian-style cafe is opening in the heart of Mumbles which promises to offer customers a cosy and continental coffee experience even over the autumn and winter months. Coffee Barker is the sister business of Gin & Juice Mumbles, and is run by the same people who operate The Grill Restaurant. Read More

Inside the new restaurant on top of Mumbles’ Gin & Juice with incredible views

The Grill Restaurant boasts stunning vistas of the Bay and the finest food to match. The high-end restaurant aims to bring a touch of “elegance and glamour” to dining in Mumbles and chefs have created a menu that focuses on sharing steaks and the best local seafood. The beef is sourced from local Welsh farms.  Read More

The chic new bar and late night venue that’s just opened in Mumbles

Cu Mumbles opened on the top floor of Castleton Walk Arcade last month and is quickly gaining a reputation as being the place to go for a night out with friends or to celebrate a birthday or special event. Cu Mumbles takes its name from its copper decor – Cu is the symbol for the chemical element copper – and the emphasis on the venue as a place to catch up with friends and loved ones, with Cu Mumbles meaning “see you [in] Mumbles”. Read More

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

Research on Cancer and on Concussion in Women’s Rugby to Benefit from Livery Company Awards

Two Swansea University researchers in sport and exercise sciences have won travel scholarships from the Worshipful Livery Company of Wales, which will allow them to further their research. Freja Petrie researches ways of reducing concussion in women’s rugby and Rachael Kemp is investigating the effects of exercise on cancer cell growth and migration. Read More

Trampoline park to give toddlers free breakfast and lunch to help parents with the cost of living crisis

A popular Swansea family attraction is doing its bit to help parents amidst the cost of living crisis by offering free meals for children. Limitless Trampoline Inflatable Park, located along the city’s Langdon Road, has been a big hit since it opened six years ago as a family-run business. Free breakfast and lunch is to be served up to youngsters who visit the facility in a move it is hoped will offer a helping hand to the community. Read More

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ENVIRONMENT

Connect with nature this autumn through Acorn Antics

Natural Resources Wales are asking education and learning groups from across Wales to get outside this autumn and collect acorns. They run the Acorn Antics campaign to highlight the importance of growing more trees from locally sourced seeds. The acorns that are collected help them grow native trees whilst encouraging learners big and small to get outside in the fresh autumnal air and connect with the Welsh natural environment. Read More

Environment hero helps to keep Carmarthenshire clean

A young volunteer has been praised by Carmarthenshire County Council for his environmental work in the Whitland area. 10-year-old Leon litter picks his local area every day, helping to keep the area clean and tidy. As a reward for his fantastic work Leon was invited on a behind the scenes tour of Nantycaws recycling centre and Canolfan Eto. Read More

Everyone’s Invited

Community is essential to human wellbeing. Real community can’t be designed from above. We have to do it ourselves. It’s about taking responsibility for doing things in your local area to build and sustain community. Last week, communities came together for Great Big Green Week, the UK’s biggest ever celebration of community action to tackle climate change and protect nature. In this blog post we look at some of the events during that week. Read More

Fully Funded Circular Economy Programme for Public and Third Sector Organisations Across Wales

Together, we can make a difference. The Circular Economy Innovation Communities (CEIC) project brings public and third sector organisations across South Wales together to create collaborative innovation networks that work towards a more sustainable future. The fully funded CEIC learning programme gives you all the tools you need to implement crucial circular economy principles. Read More

Port Talbot and Milford Haven launch bid for first ‘green’ freeport

It has been described as a bid that could provide the area with a “nationally significant energy infrastructure”, which would support the development of floating offshore wind, as well as hydrogen and sustainable fuels in the Celtic Sea. Read More

Tidal Stream and Floating Offshore Wind at Forefront of Opportunity for Wales

Marine energy could deliver a £603.3 million opportunity for Wales over the next 5 years, according to the latest report from Marine Energy Wales. Set against the backdrop of the UK’s net zero challenge and the rising energy cost and security crises, the State of the Sector 2022 reveals an industry on the brink of massive growth. Read More

Council prepares Dark Sky application for Gower

If successful, Gower will gain “international dark sky communities” status – one of five dark sky designations. This would demonstrate that the area has relevant outdoor lighting guidance and makes an effort to educate people about the importance of dark skies. It is hoped the designation would further boost the area of outstanding natural beauty’s tourism appeal. Read More

Popular physical activity game Beat the Street gets underway in Llanelli

Beat the Street is a free, interactive game that encourages people of all ages to incorporate physical activity into their daily lives by rewarding teams with points and prizes the further they walk, cycle and roll. The game brings a competitive element to physical activity, but more than that, unites communities, helps people get to know their local area, reduces carbon emissions and improves both physical activity and mental health. Read More

VISITOR ECONOMY & TOURISM

The Goddess Rhiannon appears at Llansteffan as filming of a new medieval fantasy drama gets underway 

Determined to escape an arranged marriage, a rebellious Celtic Goddess rides forth on a magical white horse in search of her ideal husband, a famous mortal prince. Rhiannon is an exciting independent short film based on the story Pwyll, Prince of Dyfed from The Mabinogion. A charming tale of old retold in both Welsh and English languages, set to reawaken an almost forgotten world of heroes, strange creatures, mystical folk and faerie magic. Watch More

Halloween 2022: All the spooky events happening in Swansea

It might feel like summer is only starting to draw to a close, but Halloween is round the corner and with the promise of darker evenings and colder nights, solid October plans are a great way to keep spirits high. We’ve taken a look at what Swansea has to offer this Halloween so you don’t have to and here are the best picks for all ages. Read More

Swansea hosts multi-venue art exhibition celebrating creativity in the city

The collaboration between Swansea College of Art, Glynn Vivian Gallery, GS Artists, Mission Gallery and Elysium brings together the past and present of Swansea’s creative community and recognises the important collaborations between local art institutions over the past centuries. The exhibition, which runs until 5 November, also celebrates the UWTSD’s bicentenary year, and the official opening of Swansea College of Art’s new gallery space, Stiwdio Griffith. Read More

Boost for Swansea’s Welsh language music scene as new project launches

Menter Iaith Abertawe, Swansea’s Welsh language initiative, has revealed details of a new project which will see a series of Welsh language, bilingual and multilingual live music events staged across Swansea over the course of the next two years. The project aims to build on the current Welsh language music scene in the city, offering a regular stage for artists from the area and beyond. Read More

Wales Contemporary 2022 Exhibition

Now in its third year, the prestigious Wales Contemporary/Cymru Gyfoes international art competition returns to Milford Waterfront this autumn. This year’s competition has attracted nearly 2,000 entries from over 40 countries, including Japan, Canada, the USA, Spain and of course, Wales. Visitors will be able to view 144 final selected works during the exhibition at the Waterfront Gallery until 5th November. Read More

EDUCATION

Blue Gem Wind supports Pembrokeshire college with new Pearson BTEC Engineering Course

Blue Gem Wind are supporting Pembrokeshire College with a BTEC Engineering course aimed at providing a pathway to renewables for 14-16 year-olds. The new course, which begins in September, will be delivered in partnership with other local renewable energy companies and is supported by the Skills and Talent strand of the Swansea Bay City Deal. Read More

The historical Clydach chapel that’s been transformed into a dance school to give young people new opportunities

NSDC dance school’s new venue is Salem Fardre Methodist Chapel, a post-medieval chapel which was built in the village in 1871. Dance teacher Natalie Salter already runs a well-established dance school in Pontardawe and puts on classes in Llandarcy but has always wanted to bring dance to her local community. The new dance school will offer dance and fitness classes for all ages including street, commercial, tap, modern jazz, musical theatre and Zumba. Read More

Congratulations to our members on their rankings in the Guardian University Guide

Swansea University are delighted to have retained their position as a UK top 30 university in the latest Guardian University Guide! They have been ranked 26th in the UK, top in Wales, 15th for overall student satisfaction, and 28th for teaching. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David are ranked joint 74th overall, and 1st in Wales for Film and Photography, Product Design, Graphic Design, Fine Art, and Education.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Tiny Tiger’s Kung Fu
Every Monday 09:45 – 10:15
The Queens Hall Narberth
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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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The Welsh Business Show
4 October 09:00 – 14:00
Swansea.com Stadium
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Introduction to Installing and Maintaining Green Roofs
4 October 09:00 – 15:00
Swansea Guildhall
Hosted by Urban Foundry
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Towards Carbon Zero – an Accredited Course for SMEs in Swansea
4 October 09:30 – 12:00 & 13:00 – 15:30
HQ Urban Kitchen, Swansea
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Arts Society West Wales: British Parks – A Concise History
4 October 11:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Community Yoga Class
Every Tuesday 12:00 – 12:50
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Sit Less, Move More- Advice for Sedentary Workers
4 October 12:30 – 13:30
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Everest Base Camp Information Meeting!
4 October 13:00 – 19:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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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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Beginners Yoga Class
4 October 17:45 – 19:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Why Fostering Inclusive Approaches to Wellbeing in Schools Matters
4 October 18:00 – 19:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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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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Talisman Poetry Open Mic
4 October 19:30 – 22:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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The South West Wales Brain Injury 10th Anniversary Conference 2022
5 October 08:45 – 16:00
Swansea.com Stadium
Hosted by JCP Solicitors, Fieldbay and Headway
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Tiny Tiger’s Kung Fu
Every Wednesday 09:45 – 10:15
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Swansea Marina Litter Pick
5 October 10:00 – 12:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Learn&Change
5 – 19 October 10:00 – 13:00 for three weeks
YMCA Swansea
Hosted by Swansea University
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RSAW Design Week – Be an architect for the day workshop
5 October 10:00 – 16:00
Swansea Innovation Centre, University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Raising Finance & Grant Funding for small business
5 October 10:30 – 12:30
Online
Hosted by Landsker Business Solutions
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Zumba
Every Wednesday 11:00 – 12:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Dementia – Don’t Forget the Blood Vessels
5 October 12:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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Bay Beach Clean
5 October 13:00 – 15:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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Swansea Crafties
Every Wednesday 13:00 – 15:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Trees and Woodlands: What matters
5 October 16:15 – 17:45
Online
Hosted by Natural Resources Wales
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Kung Fu Wales (Little Dragons)
Every Wednesday 17:00 – 18:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Diagnosing Mental Health Conditions
5 October 18:00 – 19:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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Magmatic Memories – Eldfell, 1973
5 October 18:00 – 19:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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Kung Fu Wales
Every Wednesday 18:30 – 19:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Life Drawing at elysium
5 October 18:30 – 20:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Sunshine Kitchen
Every Thursday and Friday
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Job Search Support
First Thursday of the Month 10:00 – 12:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Pregnancy Yoga with Amy Suzanne
Every Thursday 11:15 – 12:15
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Beginners Yoga Class
Every Thursday 11:45 – 12:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Walking for Wellbeing
Every Thursday 12:00
Sea wall opposite The Secret Beach Bar & Kitchen, Swansea
Hosted by The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Free Homeopathic Clinic
Every Thursday 12:30 – 17:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Mindfulness Lunchtime Reset
Every Thursday 12:50 – 13:20
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Community Together Creative Writing Workshops
Every Thursday 13:30 – 15:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Sowing Wildflower Seed
6 October 14:00 – 16:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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Children on Death Row: Lessons to Learn from America’s ‘In’Justice System
6 October 17:45 – 19:45
Swansea University Singleton Park Campus
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Towards a Sustainable Future: Emerging Technologies and the Circular Economy
6 October 18:00 – 19:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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Industry 4.0: Manufacturing the Future
6 October 18:00 – 19:00
Online
Hosted by Swansea University
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The Eating Disorder Recovery Space
Every Thursday 18:00 – 19:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Design Swansea #48 with Owen Friend & Ryan Stephens
6 October 18:30
HQ Urban Kitchen, Swansea
Sponsored by iCreate. Supported by 4theRegion, Waters Creative, Swansea University, Gower College Swansea and many others
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Kill For A Seat Comedy
6 October 19:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Access Pilates
Every Friday 09:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Dance to Health – The Falls Prevention Dance Programme
Every Friday 10:30 – 12:30
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Community Together – Art Class
7 October 11:30 – 13:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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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
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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Drum Circle With Earth Chants
7 October 17:30 – 18:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Pseudocool + Dirty Flamingos + Ophelias Beard Elysium
7 October 19:00 – 8 October 01:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Hullabaloo Muse Tribute
7 October 19:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Record Fair
8 October
The Queens Hall Narberth
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The Ascent of the Moon
8 October 10:00 – 16:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Limbo
9 October
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Circular Economy & Green Economy | 4theRegion Sector Forum
11 October 12:00 – 14:00
Online
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Beginners Yoga Class
11 October 17:45 – 19:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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The Smörgåsboard @ Elysium
11 October 18:00 – 23:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Cyber Risk: Building Resilience in Wales
12 October 09:00 – 14:00
Swansea.com Stadium
Hosted by Swansea University
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Kier Construction 277-278 Oxford Street Virtual Meet the Buyer Event via Microsoft Teams
12 October 09:00 – 16:30
Online
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West Wales Connect Networking
12 October 10:00 – 11:30
Hangar 2, Haverfordwest
Hosted by FSB Wales
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Calling all Young Entrepreneurs!
12 October 10:00 – 12:00
The Halfway Pub & Restaurant, Llanelli
Hosted by Development Bank of Wales
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UWTSD Carmarthen Open Day
12 October 10:00 – 15:00
University of Wales Trinity Saint Davd Carmarthen Campus
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ATiC Symposium 2022
13 October 09:00 – 17:00
Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Ministry of Furniture – Y Dyfodol / The Future
13 October 10:00 – 18:00
Metal Box, Neath
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Wales Virtual Networking
13 October 13:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by FSB Wales
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Gong Bath
14 October
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Community Together – Art Class
14 October 11:30 – 13:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Alan Carr – Regional Trinket
14 October 18:30
Swansea Arena
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PYNK
14 October 20:00 – October 15th 01:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Repair Cafe
15 October 10:30 – 13:30
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Poetry Dive
15 October 14:00 – 16:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Live Music: People & Other Diseases + Cosmo + Truly Kaput and the Midnight Tremblers + Y Delynquent
15 October 19:00 – 16 October 01:00
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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Self Care Yoga Retreat Day
16 October 10:00 – 16:30
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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RSAW & UWTSD Practice Exhibition launch event
17 October 18:00 – 21:00
University of Wales Trinity Saint David Swansea Waterfront Campus
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SIX
18 – 22 October
Swansea Arena
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Beginners Yoga Class
18 October 17:45 – 19:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Science Year in Industry Poster Showcase and Employability Event
19 October 14:00 – 16:00
Swansea University Singleton Park Campus
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Life Drawing at elysium
19 October 18:30 – 20:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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‘Connective Tissue’: Jane Fraser in conversation with Alan Bilton
19 October 19:00 – 20:00
Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea University Singleton Park Campus
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Peter Francis – Valuation Day
20 October
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Start-Up Enterprise Club – Marketing for Start-Ups
20 October 10:00 – 11:30
Online
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UWTSD’s Centre for Children & Young People’s Mental Wellbeing conference
21 October 09:30 – 15:30
University of Wales Trinity Saint David Swansea Waterfront Campus
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Community Together – Art Class
21 October 11:30 – 13:30
Elysium Gallery & Bar, Swansea
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October Lunch
21 October 12:15 – 15:30
Halliwell Conference Centre, Carmarthen
Hosted by Swansea Bay Business Club
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Hayseed Dixie Tour 2022
21 October 19:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Argentine Tango in a Day Course: Workshops and Practilonga
22 October 11:00 – 18:00
Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea University Singleton Park Campus
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Sound Journey (soundbath)
22 October 18:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Phil Okwedy’s The Gods Are All Here
22 October 19:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Talking About Trees
23 October
The Queens Hall Narberth
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TRE class
23 October 14:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Corey Taylor
24 October
Swansea Arena
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Real Living Wage – FREE Online Briefing
25 October 10:00 – 11:00
Online
Hosted by SCVS
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A New Age in Youth Justice and Children’s Rights?
26 October 09:00 – 17:00
Swansea University Singleton Park Campus
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Empowering Communities – Conference & AGM
27 October 09:30 – 12:30
The Old School, Narberth
Hosted by PLANED
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Beat the overwhelm for Microbusinesses
27 October 10:00 – 12:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Getting Around Swansea – Transport Solutions for Communities
27 October 10:00 – 12:30
Online
Hosted by 4theRegion
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Pembrokeshire Four Seasons Business Lunch
27 October 12:00 for a 13:00 Lunch
Wolfscastle Country Hotel, Haverfordwest
Hosted by JCP Solicitors
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Wales Virtual Networking
27 October 13:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by FSB Wales
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Swansea RFC – Behind the Velvet Rope: Uniting Sport and Business Lunch
28 October
Swansea RFC, St Helen’s, Swansea
Hosted by Swansea RFC, Swansea University, Swansea Council and Ospreys in the Community
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The Australian Pink Floyd
28 October 18:00
Swansea Arena
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ELO Encounter
28 October 19:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Regime – UK Tour 2022
29 October 20:00
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Kids Halloween Party 2022
31 October 11:30
The Queens Hall Narberth
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Halloween Bug Box Building
31 October 14:00 – 16:00
Coracle Hall, Llechryd
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Paths and Maps Training in Llechryd
1 November 11:00 – 15:00
Coracle Hall, Llechryd
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USA v Wales
21 November Arrival from 18:00 for a 19:00 Kick Off
Swansea.com Stadium
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Wales v Iran
25 November Arrival from 09:00 for a 10:00 Kick Off
Swansea.com Stadium
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Wales v England
29 November Arrival from 18:00 for a 19:00 Kick Off
Swansea.com Stadium
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