New High Sheriff for West Glamorgan

Susan Waller, who served as the Lord Mayor of Swansea during 2007-08 has been named as the new High Sheriff of West Glamorgan. She will be inaugurated in her post at a ceremony at St Peter’s Church on 19th April 2011. She takes over the reigns of High Sheriff from...

Libya – Protest Vigil in Swansea

Members of Swansea and South West Wales communities with Libyan links and connections will be putting on a peaceful protest vigil in Castle Gardens in the City Centre of Swansea on Saturday 12 March 2011 commencing at 1pm. Around 100 members of the Libyan communities...

Japan – Disaster Strikes Twice

At 05:46 hours GMT (14:46 Japanese Local Time), an earthquake measuring an earth shattering 8.9R hit the north east of Japan.  Immediately following the earthquake a massive wall of water, up to 33 feet high, started sweeping everything in its way from coastal areas...

International Women’s Day 2011

Today is the one hundredth anniversary of celebrating International Women’s Day. It was 100 years ago, on 19th March 1911, that International Women’s Day was first officially honoured in Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland. The first celebratory...