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Following two critically acclaimed tours and a West End run, Footloose is back and better than ever. City boy Ren thinks life is bad enough when he’s forced to move to a rural backwater in America. But his world comes to a standstill when he arrives at Bomont to find dancing and rock music are banned. Taking matters into his own hands, soon Ren has all hell breaking loose and the whole town on its feet. Based on the 1980s screen sensation which took the world by storm, Footloose sizzles with spirit, fun and the best in UK musical talent. With cutting edge modern choreography, you’ll enjoy classic 80s hits including Holding Out for a Hero, Almost Paradise, Let’s Hear It For The Boy and of course the unforgettable title track Footloose. Age guidance: 8+ Start time: Mon – Sat 7.30pm Thu & Sat 2.30pm Find out more and book tickets >
Join IoD Wales and our Director of the Year Finalists for a celebratory three course lunch to be held in Sophia Gardens Cricket Stadium on Friday 23rd October 2020. This prestigious event will be attended by business leaders from across Wales making it a perfect event for high level networking. The IoD Wales Director of the Year awards gives the business community a chance to acknowledge the excellence and professionalism we are fortunate to have here in the Wales. From start up, to large organisations there is a wealth of talent, and these awards allow the IoD to recognise the contribution individuals make to our local business and greater community. Entries & nominations now open for 2020 >
An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the life and career of a man who has interviewed over 2000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries. In conversation with his son Mike and showing highlights from the Parkinson archive, An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson is a unique opportunity to get an intimate, entertaining and informative look at his remarkable journey from a pit village in Yorkshire to the top of those famous stairs, whilst reliving the best moments from a show that for many defined their Saturday night. Age guidance: 5+ Start time: 7.30pm Running time: Approximately 1 hour 50 minutes (including one interval) Find out more and book tickets >
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA. Sophie’s quest to discover the father she’s never known brings her mother face to face with three men from her distant romantic past on the eve of a wedding they’ll never forget. This irresistibly funny show has been thrilling audiences all around the world and now there’s never been a better time to see this unforgettable musical in Llandudno. Whatever age you are, you can’t help but have the time of your life at MAMMA MIA!
Wales Rally GB is a stage rally motor sport event and, in 2020, it is the penultimate round of the World Rally Championship. The event takes place over four days of competition and each day is divided into a number of ‘Special Stages’ which are when the drivers race against the clock for the fastest time. For the rest of the event they have to follow a pre-set schedule on normal public roads to get them to the next check point on time. Branded as Wales Rally GB since 2003 when the Welsh Government became the principal funding partner, the rally is based out of a central Service Park with competitive stages throughout north and mid Wales. Wales Rally GB is organised and promoted by Motorsport UK.
An epic concert celebrating the very best scores from two of the greatest film music composers of all time. Inception Gladiator Superman Man of Steel Harry Potter Jurassic Park The Dark Knight Rises Pirates of the Caribbean Star Wars Batman Begins Indiana Jones E.T. And many more… Robert Emery conductor London Concert Orchestra
London’s number 1 original and longest running comedy clash show comes to CARDIFF by popular demand with a star-studded, action packed line up. This event was rescheduled from 12TH APRIL- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID to gain entry. (See FAQs)
Direct from The West End and for one night only, experience the ultimate Whitney Houston tribute show brought to you within the iconic setting of the ICC Wales. Whitney: Queen of the Night is a stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. The show will take the audience on a magical rollercoaster ride through three decades of nostalgic hits that include: I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time, I’m Every Woman, I Will Always Love You, My Love Is Your Love, So Emotional Baby, Run to You, Saving All My Love, How Will I Know, Million Dollar Bill, The Greatest Love Of All, and many more… Join us for an unmissable evening as we pay homage to the Queen of Pop with a sensational cast and a stunning live band within the iconic setting of the ICC Wales.
Grab your wands, don your house robes, and apparate yourselves to the Glee Club! A very magical improv show awaits… Note: Spontaneous Potter is an unofficial show that is not endorsed by or affiliated with Warner Bros., JK Rowling or her publishers. All rights to the ‘Harry Potter’ books and associated trademarks are the property of JK Rowling / her publishers. All film / image rights associated with the film series are property of Warner Bros. This event was rescheduled from 27th April 2020- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID to gain entry. (See FAQs)
The National School + College Leaver Show is a new, two-day event aimed at attracting an audience of 15,000 visitors over the two days – all of whom will be in school/college year groups 11-13. Attracting over 80 employers, FE + HE Institutions looking to showcase opportunities to our visitors. Twitter | @nsclshow Facebook – The National School + College Leaver Show Instagram – @nsclshow Book your tickets >
Clara the shoemaker is hungry and cold. No one wants to buy her shoes. One morning to her surprise she finds someone has mysteriously made a pair of the snazziest footwear overnight. Shoes that will sell like hot cakes. Clara’s luck is about to change. Who does she need to thank for this wonderful turn of events? Katherine Chandler’s The Elves and the Shoemaker is the perfect way to introduce little ones to the magic of theatre. Ages 3 – 6. Find out more and book tickets >
Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes. This event was rescheduled from 28th May 2020- All tickets remain valid for the new date. All under 25s may require government-issued photo ID. (See FAQs)
Following the huge success of The Empire Strikes Back tour throughout the UK earlier this year, the iconic climactic sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Return Of The Jedi, will be presented live in concert across the UK for the first time with a live symphony orchestra performing the iconic score of Oscar winner, John Williams along with the film shown in HD on a huge screen. Return of the Jedi (1983) sees Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and co. joined by Yoda and the Ewoks in an adventure across the galaxy as Darth Vader prepares to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Since the release of the first movie nearly 40 years ago, the Star Wars saga has had a seismic impact on both cinema and culture, inspiring audiences around the world with its mythic storytelling, captivating characters, ground-breaking special effects and iconic music scores.
2020 is a big one for Deacon Blue. They have announced a new album CITY OF LOVE which sees the multi-million selling band deliver eleven brilliant new tracks tethered by a singular belief – that even in the corners of a town or a life where no light falls, hope can prevail. Supported by a huge tour, the band will be coming to our city of love on 15 November.
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Tŷ Hafan is a Welsh registered charity that provides holistic palliative care for children with life-limiting conditions and their families from throughout Wales. A wide range of care and support is offered at the hospice, based in the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales, in the community, at hospital or in schools.
Hayes Rd, Sully, Penarth CF64 5XX
Aberystwyth Arts Centre is an arts centre in Wales, located on Aberystwyth University’s Penglais campus. One of the largest in Wales, it comprises a theatre, concert hall, studio and cinema, as well as four gallery spaces and cafés, bars, and shops.
Aberystwyth University, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth SY23 3DE
Our City Hospice team cares for patients across the city, managing their symptoms and offering essential support. This means each person in our care can live their lives to the fullest for as long as possible. Every month, new patients are referred to City Hospice for care. Referrals are made from the palliative care team at Velindre Cancer Centre, the University Hospital of Wales, or from a patient’s own GP. We help patients with diagnoses such as Cancer, Dementia, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) or other life-limiting illnesses. As we deliver community palliative care for the whole of Cardiff, all of our patients live within the capital, and range in age from 18 upwards. What makes us different City Hospice is not a bedded unit. Instead, we offer care and support to our patients in their own homes and some come to our centre in Whitchurch, Cardiff. We spend time understanding the preferences of those we care for and where they wish to stay. Our team work with patients and their families to support whatever their choice might be. Given the option, many of our patients choose to remain at home and we work tirelessly to […]
Ty Hosbis, Whitchurch Hospital Grounds, Park Road, Whitchurch, Cardiff CF14 7BF
The South and Mid Wales Chamber of Commerce is a member organisation that connects key people and businesses to each other – locally, nationally, internationally. Throughout the year, they host exceptional and informative events that inspire, stimulate and educate. They also provide a range of resources and provide practical advice needed to run your business.
Enterprise Way, Newport NP20 2AQ
The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904. Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show and the Winter Fair.
Royal Welsh Showground Llanelwedd Builth Wells Powys LD2 3SY
Established in 2000, Quantum Advisory is the trading name of Quantum Actuarial LLP, a Limited Liability Partnership with a strong commitment to quality and value for money. We have offices in Amersham, Birmingham, Cardiff and London. All of the Partners once led actuarial and employee benefit consulting teams at major consultancies. Further senior appointments from other major competitors have continued to enhance our capability and expertise across all our offices. Our pedigree is first class and there is little pensions work that, collectively, we have not done. By continuing to invest in talented people, good systems and by encouraging pro-active solution-based thinking, we aim to offer a premium service. Every member of our team is dedicated to surpassing your expectations. This has been the key to client retention and our track record of growth. We offer tailored, practical services that work for your business, whatever your needs. Our experience and expertise means you can have confidence in your employee benefits package – knowing that with us, you are in safe hands.
Cypress House, Pascal Cl, St. Mellons CF3 0LW
The International Convention Centre Wales is a 5,000-capacity venue in the city of Newport, South Wales. The venue has a main auditorium with fixed seating for 1,500 delegates, six rooms of exhibition space, and 43,000 square feet of pillar-free space.
M4, Caerleon, Newport NP18, UK
Welsh ICE (Innovation Centre for Enterprise) offers coworking spaces, office space, meeting room hire and more. Let us help you launch your startup. So, what is ICE? Since 2012 we have helped businesses in Wales to start, grow and prosper. Based in sunny Caerphilly, our Campus of Enterprise is based over three modern buildings and is currently home to over 200 innovative businesses. We offer a collaborative space, a likeminded community and stacks of events to help you achieve your goals.
Britannia House, Caerphilly Business Park, Van Rd, Caerphilly CF83 3GG
Margam Country Park is a country park estate in Wales, of around 850 acres. It is situated in Margam, about 2 miles from Port Talbot in south Wales. It was once owned by the Mansel Talbot family and is now owned and administered by the local council, Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council.
Neath Port Talbot SA13 2TJ
Parc y Scarlets is a rugby union stadium in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, that opened in November 2008 as the new home of the Scarlets and Llanelli RFC. The ground replaced Stradey Park, the home of Llanelli’s rugby teams for almost 130 years.
Pemberton Park, Llanelli SA14 9UZ
The Dylan Thomas Centre is an arts centre located in the Maritime Quarter in Swansea, Wales. Formerly the city’s Guildhall, which was originally built in 1825, the Dylan Thomas Centre was restored and refurbished to host the UK Year of Literature and Writing in 1995.
6 Somerset Pl, Swansea SA1 1RR
The Ffos Las racecourse is a Welsh horse racing, equestrian sports and conferencing venue situated in Ffos Las, Wales. The Ffos Las racecourse was built at the site of an open cast coal mine after mining operations ceased.
Culla Rd, Trimsaran, Kidwelly SA17 4DE
Techniquest is a science and discovery centre located in Cardiff Bay. A sister charity Techniquest Glyndwr is located at Glyndŵr University in Wrexham. It previously also had locations in Llanberis in Gwynedd, and the Adventure Centre in Narberth, Pembrokeshire. Techniquest was first established in Cardiff in 1986.
Stuart St, Cardiff CF10 5BW
The Liberty Stadium is a sports stadium and conferencing venue located in the Landore area of Swansea, Wales. The stadium is all-seated. On opening, it had a capacity of 21,088, making it the largest purpose-built venue in Swansea.
Plasmarl, Swansea SA1 2FA
The Noah’s Ark Charity raises money exclusively for the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales in Cardiff. The Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales is a children’s hospital in Cardiff, Wales. It is situated on the site of the University Hospital of Wales in the Heath area of the city and is managed by the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.
Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XW
The Sherman Theatre is a venue in the Cathays district of Cardiff. It was built as a twin-auditorium venue in 1973 with financial support from Cardiff University. Sherman Cymru was the name of the Sherman Theatre up until 2016 when the name changed back to Sherman Theatre.
Senghennydd Rd, Cardiff CF24 4YE
The Cardiff City Stadium is a stadium in the Leckwith area of Cardiff, Wales. It is the home of Cardiff City Football Club and the Wales national football team. Following expansion of the Ninian Stand in July 2014, the stadium officially holds 33,280 supporters.
Cardiff City Stadium
The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is the public art gallery of the City and County of Swansea, in South Wales. The gallery is situated in Alexandra Road, near Swansea railway station, opposite the old Swansea Central Library.
Alexandra Rd, Swansea SA1 5DZ
The Cowbridge Business Club was launched in January 2015, with the sole purpose of supporting Cowbridge & local businesses. Running a business is often a challenging and lonely prospect. However, working with and supporting other businesses can help overcome these challenges. The Cowbridge Business Club provides a platform for businesses to collaborate, generate business and offers a unified voice to champion their concerns. The Cowbridge Business Club guarantees to place the interests of its members first and will constantly seek new ways and ideas to support and help develop its members businesses! The club firmly believes that business networking can and should be different. The answer to this question is quite simple: Often early morning meetings don’t work for people who have other commitments. Weekly meetings can also prove burdensome, again as people are simply unable to commit to an event of this frequency. Networking groups shouldn’t just be about networking. Every time somebody attends a meeting, they should always leave with some form of tangible benefit. Either the possibility of business or a new skill or piece of information that you can implement in your business today! The Cowbridge Business Club is looking to establish a support network for local […]
14 Vale Ct, Cowbridge CF71 7ES
The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is a conservatoire located in Cardiff, Wales. It includes three theatres: the Richard Burton Theatre, the Bute Theatre, and the Caird Studio. It also includes one concert hall, the Dora Stoutzker Hall.
North Rd, Cardiff CF10 3ER
The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored bodies. It is the biggest library in Wales, holding over 6.5 million books and periodicals, and the largest collections of archives, portraits, maps and photographic images in Wales.
Penglais Rd, Aberystwyth SY23 3BU
Rhondda Heritage Park, Trehafod, Rhondda, South Wales is a tourist attraction which offers an insight into the life of the coal mining community that existed in the area until the 1980s. Visitors can experience the life of the coal miners on a guided tour through one of the mine shafts of the Lewis Merthyr colliery.
Coedcae Rd, South Wales CF37 2NP
The Beaufort Theatre is the principal theatre in Blaenau Gwent, located in Ebbw Vale. Until 2 April 2017 It was part of the Blaenau Gwent Venues which also includes The Market Hall Cinema, Metropole Theatre and formerly Abertillery Community Theatre.
Beaufort Hill, Beaufort, Ebbw Vale NP23 5QQ
The Centre for Alternative Technology is an eco-centre in Powys, mid-Wales, dedicated to demonstrating and teaching sustainable development. CAT, despite its name, no longer concentrates its efforts exclusively on alternative technology, but provides information on all aspects of sustainable living.
Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth SY20 9AZ
The Cardiff Wales Stadium, which is part of Sophia Gardens Cardiff, is a cricket stadium in Cardiff, Wales. It is located in Sophia Gardens on the River Taff. It is home to Glamorgan County Cricket Club and is listed as an international Test cricket venue.
Sophia Walk, Cardiff CF11 9XR
Caerphilly Castle is a medieval fortification in Caerphilly in South Wales. The castle was constructed by Gilbert de Clare in the 13th century as part of his campaign to conquer Glamorgan, and saw extensive fighting between Gilbert, his descendants, and the native Welsh rulers.
Castle St, Caerphilly CF83 1JD
Cardiff International Arena is an indoor exhibition centre and events arena located in Cardiff, the capital of Wales, and was opened on 10 September 1993 by singer Shirley Bassey. Its current name is due to a five-year sponsorship agreement. It is Cardiff’s largest purpose-built exhibition facility.
Mary Ann St, Cardiff CF10 2EQ
The National Botanic Garden of Wales is at Llanarthney in the River Tywi valley, Carmarthenshire, Wales. The garden is both a visitor attraction and a centre for botanical research and conservation, and features the world’s largest single-span glasshouse measuring 110 m long by 60 m wide.
Middleton Hall, Llanarthne SA32 8HN
The voco St David’s Cardiff Hotel is a five-star hotel situated in Cardiff, Wales, just off the A4232 road, and close to Cardiff Bay railway station. Opened originally in 1999 by Rocco Forte Hotels, since 2018 it has been operating under the Voco name.
Havannah St, Cardiff CF10 5SD
St David’s Hall is a performing arts and conference venue in the heart of Cardiff, Wales. St David’s Hall is the National Concert Hall and Conference Centre of Wales. It hosts the annual Welsh Proms, the International Orchestral Series and the biennial BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition.
9-11 The Hayes, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 1AH
Dan yr Ogof, located at the National Showcaves Centre for Wales, is a 17-kilometre long cave system in south Wales, about 5 miles north of Ystradgynlais and 15 miles southwest of Brecon, in the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Abercraf, Swansea SA9 1GJ
Bluestone National Park Resort is a holiday park in Pembrokeshire, southwest Wales. The resort falls partly within the boundaries of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. The park is owned by several private backers and Pembrokeshire County Council and employs over 700 people.
Canaston Wood, The Grange, Narberth SA67 8DE
Cardiff Castle is a medieval castle and Victorian Gothic revival mansion located in the city centre of Cardiff, Wales. The original motte and bailey castle was built in the late 11th century by Norman invaders on top of a 3rd-century Roman fort.
Castle St, Cardiff CF10 3RB