South West Wales Connected Blog

The charity providing connection, activities and support for mums and toddlers in South Wales

The charity providing connection, activities and support for mums and toddlers in South Wales

The charity providing connection, activities and support for mums and toddlers in South Wales. After Maureen ...
Why you should read Pembrokeshire Online – and a chance to become a contributor

Why you should read Pembrokeshire Online – and a chance to become a contributor

Pembrokeshire Online is a unique gateway for discovering the very best that Pembrokeshire has to offer. Read on to ...
How Afan Ales is making Port Talbot a go-to destination for live music, poetry and comedy

How Afan Ales is making Port Talbot a go-to destination for live music, poetry and comedy

A small independent off license is putting Port Talbot on the map with its live comedy, poetry and music nights. ...
Discover the fascinating history of the Gwili Railway

Discover the fascinating history of the Gwili Railway

The Gwili Railway is one of our region’s most charming attractions. Read on to find out more about its history, ...
Meet the group working to transform Briton Ferry’s historical floating dock

Meet the group working to transform Briton Ferry’s historical floating dock

Briton Ferry’s floating dock is a site of significant local historical importance – and now a group of enthusiasts ...
Meet the man who kept Wales’ railways commercially on track

Meet the man who kept Wales’ railways commercially on track

In his latest book, John Davies, a veteran of Wales’ railways, reflects on his long commercial career selling rail travel for everything from regular passenger to pedigree corgis and flowers for London markets. Here he shares some of his memories.
The story behind Fishguard’s famous New Year’s Eve street party

The story behind Fishguard’s famous New Year’s Eve street party

The Fishguard New Year’s Eve Street Party is one of the UK’s top New Year’s Eve parties, drawing 4000 people to ...
How HaverHub is bringing big events and community connection to Haverfordwest

How HaverHub is bringing big events and community connection to Haverfordwest

Over the past few years, HaverHub has had a huge impact on Haverfordwest, providing community connection and ...
Meet the UWTSD students exploring our rail network

Meet the UWTSD students exploring our rail network

A group of International Travel and Tourism students from UWTSD took a trip to Milford Haven by rail earlier this month.
Meet Jim the Bookstall, ready to retire after 62 years

Meet Jim the Bookstall, ready to retire after 62 years

After 62 years running the station bookstall at Haverfordwest Railway Station, Jim the Bookstall is getting ready ...
Riding the West Wales trails

Riding the West Wales trails

A new electric bike hire company is taking cyclists off the beaten track to discover the best scenery in West ...
Newport Food Festival: A Celebration of Local and Sustainable Food

Newport Food Festival: A Celebration of Local and Sustainable Food

This year, from October 29th to November 4th, Newport will be hosting its annual Food Festival – a week-long ...
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