“ME is debilitating, misunderstood, confusing and unpredictable” – Pippa

12th May is International ME awareness day. You know ME, it’s the lazy people’s disease? Well, it’s estimated that over 28 million people now suffer from it in the world and in the US alone, more people now have ME than AIDS. I have suffered from ME for 13 years, since I was 14. I … Continue reading “ME is debilitating, misunderstood, confusing and unpredictable” – Pippa

“It’s unusual to perform burlesque in a Masonic Hall, but it works for us” – Cherrie

During my decade in Cardiff, I’ve gained a degree, worked in the music industry, been backstage at some of the greatest festivals in the UK, made some amazing friends, been to some of the best gigs of my life, and transformed myself into a burlesque artiste amongst many other things. All of these things happened … Continue reading “It’s unusual to perform burlesque in a Masonic Hall, but it works for us” – Cherrie

“Fel Gog sy’n siarad Cymraeg ma’ gin i ddewis o fyw mewn 2 Caerdydd” – Bethan

“Nai byth fynd i fyw hefo’r hwntws!” Dyna ddudish i amsar maith yn ol. Wedi deud hynna, mi nesh i hefyd ddeud y baswn i byth yn mynd i fyw i ganol Saeson cyn i fi symud i Lundain am 8 mlynedd! Caerdydd. Fel Gog sy’n siarad Cymraeg ma’ gin i ddewis o fyw mewn … Continue reading “Fel Gog sy’n siarad Cymraeg ma’ gin i ddewis o fyw mewn 2 Caerdydd” – Bethan

“Laser, smoke machine, and two spinning turntables” – Doug

It finally dawned on me one day last summer that I think of Cardiff as home and have done for quite a while. It seems obvious now but it took a rare visit to the village that I grew up in to make me realise quite how much of an impact this city’s made on … Continue reading “Laser, smoke machine, and two spinning turntables” – Doug

“Cardiff is on the cusp of something quite brilliant” – Matt

I grew up in Aberystwyth and had spent most of my childhood, teenage and adult years there – I moved away for a short period during university to study in Canada, but I’d never been away for longer than seven or eight months at a time – so moving to Cardiff is probably my first … Continue reading “Cardiff is on the cusp of something quite brilliant” – Matt