October 23, 2018

Visit to Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

Cardiff Central is very privileged to be home to the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. The college, based on the edge of Bute Park, trains hundreds of students every year in performing arts disciplines including music, acting, design and management. I visited the college to meet new Principal Prof Helena Gaunt, along with a number of senior staff …

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August 16, 2018

Eisteddfod Genedlaethol 2018

Jo Stevens MP standing underneath an archway which reads EISTEDDFOD

This year the Eisteddfod – Wales’ national celebration of the arts – was held in Cardiff Bay. The festival moves around Wales each year, holding competitions for music and poetry, along with outdoor performances and opportunities to share with and meet representatives from organisations right across the country. This year for the first time, the ‘Maes’ or main field was …

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