Tag Archives: Pontypridd

Clydach Vale: an OSS trip to the council offices

The last week has had a couple of meetings involving me through being Open Spaces Society local correspondent in Rhondda-Cynon-Taff. One was in Pontypridd, the Local Access Forum, which was enlivened by guest speakers and discussion on off-road biking.  There … Continue reading

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Art in Cardiff: St David’s Hall

Two exhibitions had openings last Friday evening in Cardiff.  The multi-levels of St David’s Hall Exhibition Space are an extensive area (below) and offer 165 works by over 40 artists based in Wales, under Cardiff Contemporary, a council intiative for … Continue reading

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Big Cheeses and Big Bites: Caerphilly & Pontypridd

On the last couple of weekends we have had local “days out”.  First, the Big Cheese brought a funfair and lots of food and craft stalls to Caerphilly Castle grounds.  It was raining, and we stayed awhile in the Crimson … Continue reading

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Ronald Lawrence: a retrospective at Oriel y Bont, Glamorgan University

The latest exhibition in the Glamorgan University’s art museum gallery is of local artist Ronald Lawrence, and it is well worth a visit to see the brilliant versatility and diversity of an artist, now in his eighties, who is still … Continue reading

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