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No sleigh, no way: population of Wales needed to deliver world’s...

Santa’s sleigh needs to travel at over 13 million mph to deliver the world’s presents in one night It would take over 12,000...

REVEALED: Netflix Originals disrupt top 10 favourite Christmas movie list

BRITS DITCH DVD’S IN FAVOUR OF STREAMING SITES THIS CHRISTMAS   Almost three quarters of Brits will shun DVDs in favour of streaming sites for...

‘Keep your cool at Christmas,’ says Joyce

Assembly member Joyce Watson is backing a campaign to crackdown on retail rudeness. As the final weekend before Christmas approaches, shopworkers’ union Usdaw is reminding...

Llanelli and Mynydd Mawr Railway open days in 2019

EXTENDED NUMBER OF RUNNING DAYS IN 2019 Building on the success of its open days in 2018 the Llanelli & Mynydd Mawr Railway at Cynheidre...

Swansea Last minute shopping! Christmas Eve and Boxing Day Shopping Guide.

Despite best efforts to buy stocking fillers well in advance, chances are that last-minute shopping simply cannot be avoided this year (again). Instead of...

HUNDREDS OF CHRISTMAS GIFTS DELIVERED TO MONMOUTH CHILDRENS CHARITY

Hundreds of gifts, donated by generous St David’s Cardiff shoppers, were provided to Home Start in Monmouth this week as part of the centre’s...

CAPESTONE TO SUPPLY 160,000 TURKEYS TO M&S THIS CHRISTMAS

Pembrokeshire turkey farmer celebrates 20 years of partnership with M&S this Christmas *     Pembrokeshire-based M&S supplier, Capestone, has been working around the clock to supply...

48 Years of Christmas Presents: But Which Year Was Most Expensive?

With Christmas just around the corner, parents are thinking about how much it'll cost to fulfil their children's Christmas lists. But how has this...

Welsh traditions are key for a holly jolly Christmas

Research reveals traditional customs are still at the heart of a Welsh Christmas  It seems the nation’s love for a traditional Welsh Christmas knows no...

LLANELLI FORUM FOOD BANK COLLECTION

Fforwm Llanelli Forum will be providing a drop-off point for donations to both Myrtle House and Antioch foodbanks ahead of the Christmas period. We will...

CHRISTMAS SCAMS: THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING TO FRAUDSTERS

Ashley Hart, Head of Fraud at TSB offers top tips for protecting against fraud this Christmas time Fraud and security may be the last...

Super Sam set to star at big Llanelli Christmas concert

  The popular soloist Samuel Wyn-Morris will be the featured guest at one of the highlights of the West Wales concert calendar – Côr Meibion...

Are ‘male-only Santa’ job roles discriminatory?

Headlines in New Zealand have recently focused on the firing of the Farmers Auckland Christmas parade’s Santa after he commented that females could not...

FIND CHRISTMAS MAGIC AND MORE AT CAREW CASTLE AND ORIEL Y...

Find Christmas magic and more at Carew Castle and Oriel y Parc Whether you’re looking for great Christmas gifts or want to visit Santa in...

Aberglasney Gardens to host one of Wales’s largest festive events

  Aberglasney Gardens in Carmarthenshire will host one of Wales’ biggest festive events when the annual Winter Fair takes place from Friday the 30th of...

Starbucks hits record number of Christmas gifts to be donated to...

Starbucks hits record number of Christmas gifts to be donated to  charity  Starbucks stores across South Wales and Swindon collect 1,800 presents to support...

Childline prepared to help hundreds of young people over festive period

Childline prepared to help hundreds of young people over festive period Nearly 2,500 counselling sessions by Childline last Christmas and New Year Young people...

Warning against Drink Driving at Christmas

Warning against Drink Driving at Christmas   Motorists in Carmarthenshire are being warned not to drink and drive this Christmas. The county council’s road safety unit is...

Time with family at the top of Christmas wish list

Time with family at the top of Christmas wish list It’s not the turkey, not the presents and it's not the Christmas films; it turns...

Making sure Margam’s Animals don’t miss out on Christmas Dinner/Mae anifeiliaid...

Making sure Margam’s Animals don’t miss out on Christmas Dinner   Christmas Day will be a working day like any other for Margam Park’s Staff, who...

This year’s Mad Friday to be the maddest in years

This year's Mad Friday to be the maddest in years Last Friday before Christmas just happens to fall on the 22nd, and authorities expect mayhem "We...

Help us relieve loneliness this Christmas

Help us relieve loneliness this Christmas   Christmas is just around the corner - a time for family and togetherness - but I'd like to ask...

Councillor urge Carmarthenshire drivers to avoid drink driving

Councillor urge Carmarthenshire drivers to avoid drink driving   As the festive season gets underway, Cllr Rob James is urging drivers in Carmarthenshire to avoid drink...

Charity donates Christmas parcels to every baby in neonatal care in...

Bliss donates Christmas parcels to every baby in neonatal care in Wales Bliss, the UK’s leading premature and sick baby charity, has donated Christmas parcels...

Smyths Toys reveal top toy for Christmas 2017

SMYTHS TOYS JOINS GROWING NUMBER OF RETAILERS HAILING THE JEDI TRAINING REMOTE AS THE TOP TOY FOR CHRISTMAS A miniature droid that resembles a Jedi...

Winter Wonderland/Gŵyl y Gaeaf

Yr Ardd Fotaneg – fel nad ydych erioed wedi ei weld o’r blaen The Botanic Garden – like you’ve never seen it before   Winter Wonderland December 8-17 4pm-7pm To...

Dash into the sea on Boxing Day | Mentro i’r môr...

Mentro i'r môr ar Ŵyl San Steffan   DISGWYLIR i filoedd o bobl lenwi traeth Cefn Sidan er mwyn mentro i'r môr ar Ŵyl San Steffan. Mae...

Santa Feeds his Deer this Saturday at Margam Country Park

Santa Feeds his Deer this Saturday at Margam Country Park   SEE Santa feed his deer at Margam Park in preparation for the mammoth task ahead...

Social media season’s greetings a no-no for the Welsh

Social media season’s greetings a no-no for the Welsh   When it comes to Christmas, we’re a sentimental bunch and would prefer to receive a...

Council disability service to showcase its work at Christmas Fayre

Council disability service to showcase its work at Christmas Fayre   Neath Port Talbot Council’s employment and training service for adults with disabilities is set to...

Christmas Cookery Demonstration/Arddangosiad Coginio Nadolig

Arddangosiad Coginio Nadolig Mae Arddangosiad Coginio Nadolig wedi cael ei drefnu i godi arian tuag at elusennau Cadeirydd Cyngor Sir Caerfyrddin. Mae’r Cadeirydd y Cyng. Irfon...

Elves to the rescue to ensure Santa’s carnival carriage | Galw...

Elves to the rescue to ensure Santa’s carnival carriage   SNOW way! Llanelli’s Christmas carnival lead float has failed its MOT. Have no fear. Christmas is not...

Christmas in Llanelli bigger than ever

Christmas in Llanelli bigger than ever   THE annual Christmas Carnival takes place this Friday and will be spread over two days as Llanelli outdoor market...

Appeal helping more smile through Christmas | Mwy o bobl yn...

Appeal helping more smile through Christmas   LET’S put a smile on a lot more faces this Christmas by being generous to those less fortunate across...

Gift Fair – Ffair Anrhegion

Garden Gift Fair just keeps on giving Chocolate gifts, jewellery, handbags, scarves, children’s books and a warming festive tipple - you’ll find all this and...

Christmas at Llanelli Library

Christmas at Llanelli Library Llanelli Library is putting on a range of great activities for the Christmas holidays. The fun kicks off this Saturday (December 17)...

Beware Unlicensed Taxi Drivers

Beware Unlicensed Taxi Drivers A WARNING has been sounded about rogue taxi drivers as the Christmas party season approaches. Licensing chiefs at the local authority are...

Drink Drive Campaign

Drink Drive Campaign Llanelli Scarlets are backing the Carmarthenshire County Council-led campaign to tackle drink driving this Christmas.   Hooker Ken Owens and outside half Rhys Patchell...

Panto star and school choir raise the market roof

Panto star and school choir raise the market roof One of Llanelli’s most famous panto star’s, Denny Twp (oh yes he is) joined in the...

THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK – 14TH December, 2016.

THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK – 14TH December, 2016. Christmas is always a good time for films on TV. This year’s no exception with old favourites...

Santa Claus visits CETMA’s First Ever Christmas Fayre on Saturday 17th...

Santa Claus visits CETMA on Saturday 17th December It’s just over week for Santa Claus to star in the first ever CETMA (Community, Engagement, Technology,...

Freezing food can lead to a less wasteful Christmas

Freezing food can lead to a less wasteful Christmas FSA releases advice to help consumers have a less stressful and wasteful festive season Christmas is often...

Gizmo the Pug Saves Christmas in New Vision Direct Advert

Gizmo Saves Christmas  Gizmo the Pug Saves Christmas in New Vision Direct Advert Vision Direct, the UK's largest online only retailer of contact lenses, glasses and...

Crafts for Christmas

The Christmas Craft Fair at the National Botanic Garden of Wales over the weekend of December 10 -11 will provide the ideal opportunity to...

A guide to holiday traditions worth starting in 2016

A guide to holiday traditions worth starting in 2016 (BPT) - Every family has their own set of traditions. Some involve going to holiday parties...

Llanelli Market goes Christmas crackers

Llanelli Market goes Christmas crackers VISITORS to Llanelli Market are in for a treat this Christmas with a whole host of festivities going on. Primary schools...

Children’s Festive Designs Will Light Up Town

Children’s festive designs will light up town SCHOOLGIRLS Lia Davies and Lucy Johnson will see their winning festive designs lighting up Llanelli town centre. Every year...

Star Trek: Beyond Review by Adam Roberts

So I know it’s a month late, but I’ve FINALLY seen the new Star Trek movie… At… last! So as the film started, after what...

Immobilise – protect your purchases

Carmarthenshire Police Neighbourhood Development Team and Carmarthenshire Community Safety Partnership are working together with retailers to get electrical items registered at the point of...

Happy New Year!

Hi everyone, we would just like to wish all of our readers a very Happy New Year! Thanks to you for using us...

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