A signpost for local (and occasional global) notices


John Muir once said, “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilised people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.”

NATIONAL MARINE WEEK 27th July – 11th August. More info from: See Calendar for events 25th.

HARMONY, CORWEN NN is very delighted to welcome ‘Harmony’ – a new outlet on The Square in Corwen town centre. You can see more about Harmony on Facebook: Holistic Harmony. Contact 07725 724932.  

PLAS NEWYDD, MENAI BRIDGE Every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday throughout the school summer holidays we’ll have supervised sports out on the lawn by the Wooden cabin including hurdles, badminton, tennis and more. 10.45am – 4.15pm, LlanfairpwllGG, Anglesey LL61 6DQ, 01248 714795. 

ARTIFISHAL A film about people, rivers and the fight for the future of wild fish. Bethesda. See Calendar 13th

BANGOR ARTS INITIATIVE Celebrates 5 years of being open with an Exhibition of the work of local artists and artists from abroad with connections to Bangor and North Wales. See more on Facebook or visit:

MINDFULNESS ONLINE PRACTICE AND RETREAT INFORMATION SESSION 1st July. Online. An opportunity to log on and connect with our Retreat Lead, Bridgette O’Neill. We will begin with a short mindfulness practice and if you wanted to stay on, you can find out more about any aspects of our retreats. Free, hosted by Zoom. Starts 12.30pm 


LLANGOLLEN FESTIVAL 1st – 7th. ‘Where Wales Welcomes the World’: a unique festival of international music and dance with peace at its heart. Includes Llanfest on 7th July, events in the grounds and a parade; a range of live bands.  Full details from their brochure or visit:


FOLK ON THE FARM 11th – 14th, Tyddyn Mon, Ynys Mon. Folk Music and Camping,

GWYL ARALL 12th – 14th. A weekend full of literature, music, art and film. Visit:

GWLEDD SYRCUS FEAST 18th – 27th. Contemporary and traditional circus acts, plus Circus Abyssinia from Ethiopia. Pontio, Bangor 01248 382828, 

SESIWN FAWR DOLGELLAU 19th – 21st, Music, groups, singers!

LLANGOLLEN FRINGE FESTIVAL 19th – 27th. A full mix of music, talks, comedy, children’s activities, dance, walks, train rides & Folk Acoustic. Held Llangollen Town Hall. Visit:

FAMILY ARTS FESTIVAL  26th – 28th, for all the family. Theatr Clwyd, Mold 01352 701521,

HEART OF GWYNEDD ART FESTIVAL/ GWYL GELF CALON GWYNEDD 27th July – 4th August, Penrhyndeudraeth, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Porthmadog 30 artists showing their talents, see pages 20 & 21

See Calendar for details


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Five Questions For You! 

1: How are you today?  

2: What/Who inspires you?  

3: Where do you most feel ‘a sense of place’?   

4: What are you currently reading? 

5: How do you live?

Let us know your responses via email :