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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Thought for the week (we 2nd November 2014)

We've just returned from a holiday in the USA. Our visit to the National Congress library in Washington was of special interest and...

Thought for the week (we 26th October 2014)

Mobile phone technology along with communication networks like ‘Facebook’ and ‘Twitter’ have created a new era of communication that we would never have thought...

Thought for the week (we 19th October 2014)

New York, Washington, Chicago, Denver and the breathtaking Colorado mountains have been a wonderful experience since we left home ten days ago. Despite two...

Thought for the week (we 12th October 2014)

With the autumn conference season having come to a close all political parties are claiming to be confident and in good heart. ...

Thought for the week (we 5th October 2014)

From today tax disc which have been on our windscreens for over a hundred years will no longer needed. It's abolition in favour...

Thought for the week (we 28th September 2014)

We are all being encouraged to eat healthily with a well balanced diet especially of fruit and vegetables. According to an article I...

Thought for the week (we 21st September 2014)

Tomorrow the people of Scotland will make the decision whether to remain part of the United Kingdom or to become an independent country with...

Thought for the week (we 14th September 2014)

Latest polls in the Scottish independence referendum saw a surprising change last weekend. A convincing lead in the No camp had all...

Thought for the week (we 31st August 2014)

The continuing tragedy of what's happening in Northern Iraq has caused untold suffering for hundreds of thousands of innocent people. Death and destruction,...

Thought for the week (we 24th August 2014)

It was quite a sight to see abseilers descending St Stephen's Tower in Westminster to give Big Ben a much needed facelift five years...

Thought for the week (we 17th August 2014)

Have you ever lost your TV remote?. It's happened to me many times but it's always turned up often next to the 'phone...

Thought for the week (we 10th August 2014)

At 11pm on 4th August 1914 Britain declared war on Germany. For the next four years young men from all parts of Britain,...

Thought for the week (we 27th July 2014)

All roads lead to Llanelwedd this week as the biggest agricultural show in Europe which annually attracts over two hundred thousand visitors takes place....

Thought for the week (we 6th July 2014)

Apparently there are complaints and rumblings among the musical elite that the ‘Proms’, the annual eight weeks of great music which begins later this...

Thought for the week (we 29th June 2014)

Andy Murray began the defence of his Wimbledon title with a convincing victory over David Goffin on the first day of play. ...

Thought for the week (we 22nd June 14)

With just eight games played Brazil's Word Cup has already seen 28 goals scored compared to 13 in 2010. Included...

Thought for the week (we 15th June 14)

Walking the dog along the beach I met with a gentleman who was doing exactly the same thing. He knew me from a...

Thought for the week (we 8th June 2014)

There's no doubt that Stephen Sutton the 19 years old from Lichfield who sadly died of terminal cancer has touched the hearts of not...

Thought for the week (we 1st June 2014)

The nominations for this year's Llanelli Star community awards reminds us of those who through their service and devotion have helped improve the lives...

Thought for the week (we 25th May 2014)

The campaigning is nearly all over and this week we get the opportunity to cast our votes in the European elections. ...

Thought for the week (we 18th May 2014)

This week is Christian Aid week when churches get together to raise money to help those in greatest need in our world. ...

Thought for the week (we 11th May 2014)

‘I was amazed as I walked around one of our local supermarkets to see how many offers such as ‘two for the price of...

Thought for the week (we 4th May 2014)

It looks as if we are going to have some lovely summer weather over this coming bank holiday. We don't often have the...

Thought for the week (we 27th April 2014)

In the lead up to Easter Prime Minister David Cameron wrote an article in the 'Church Times' expressing his faith and belief that the...

Thought for the week (we 20th April 2014)

From his triumphant entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday through to the agony and anguish of Good Friday we recall this Holy week the...

Thought for the week (we 13th April 2014)

'Noah' hit the big screen last weekend. A Biblical story of epic proportions given the Hollywood treatment will I'm sure will...

Thought for the week (we 6th April 2014)

It was called 'the ship that rocked!' Radio Caroline transmitted for the first time off the coast of Essex on Easter Sunday...

Thought for the week (we 30th March 2014)

British summer time officially begins next weekend as the clock go forward an hour. An hour less in bed on Sunday...

Thought for the week (we 23rd March 2014)

I met a someone who, like me, was walking his dog along the beach in Llanelli. He recognised me from a...

Thought for the week (we 16th March 2014)

Well did you manage to resist too many pancakes last week? I must admit that I did overindulge a little but it was Shrove Tuesday...

Thought for the week (we 9th March 14)

Maria Von Trap, the last of the singing children immortalised in the film 'The Sound of Music' died last week at the age of...

Thought for the week (we 2nd March 2014)

Children the length and breadth of Wales will wear with pride their Welsh costumes in celebration of St. David's day. The...

Thought for the week (we 23rd February 2014)

We lived in Pembrey Road in my teenage years. We didn’t have a phone in the early days and all calls were made...

Thought for the week (we 9th Feb 2014)

With over eighty nations and an estimated 2500 athletes ready to go - the Winter Olympics begin in Sochi Russia this week. ...

Thought for the week (we 2nd February 2014)

It was no great surprise when the news broke last week that Wales Full back Leigh Halfpenny had signed a two year deal with...

Thought for the week (we 26 Jan 2014)

It was welcome news to hear that a new chapter in Theatre Elli’s history is to begin. The plans look innovative and exciting and...

Thought for the week (we 12th January 2014)

Fans of Michael Schumacher held a vigil outside the hospital where the seven times world racing champion continues to be in a serious condition...

Thought for the week (we 29th December 2013)

The inevitable media ‘reviews’ on TV, radio and the newspapers of the last year will as usual highlight the major events of the...

Thought for the week (we 22nd December 2013)

I had to return an item I had bought to one of the larger stores and the young man who served me was extremely...

Thought for the week (we 15th December 2013)

This week Nelson Mandela will be laid to rest and along with the citizens of South Africa the world community will mourn the death...

Thought for the week (we 8th December 2013)

Following the second world war, the nation began slowly picking up the pieces as there were still food shortages and many were living in...

Thought for the week (we 1st December 2013)

Dr. Who’s fiftieth anniversary was celebrated with a special episode broadcast in 94 countries at the same time last Saturday. Featuring...

Thought for the week (we 24th November 2013)

Fifty years ago this week President John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas Texas. The youngest ever president of the USA his...

Thought for the week (we 17th Nov 2013)

We had an extra visitor to our Sunday evening services before bonfire night. All of a sudden she made a bolt through...

Thought for the week (we 10th Nov 13)

This Sunday the nation will stand in silence in remembrance of those who died in two world wars and all other conflicts since. ...

Thought for the week (we 3rd November 2013)

‘I was amazed as I walked around one of our local supermarkets to see how many offers such as ‘two for the price of...

Thought for the week (we 27th October 2013)

British summer time ends this weekend. Clocks go back an hour and officially winter begins. The added luxury of...

Thought for the week (we 20th October 2013)

There’s been some good news for Dr Who fans this week. Nine episodes of the cult TV series believed lost have been found at...

Thought for the week (we 13th October)

With the autumn conference season having come to a close all political parties are claiming to be confident and in good heart. ...

Thought for the week (we 6th October 2013)

According to an article I read this week the old Welsh proverb contains more than an element of truth, an apple a day can...

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