The Welsh A Capella group that’s on the new season of Netflix’s Sex Education

In Wales, most of us tend to think of a capella groups as something that’s distinctly American, epitomized in Hollywood movies like Pitch Perfect or American bands like Pentatonix. A capella is the art of singing without any instrumental music, and while it’s hugely ingrained in US culture (typically, university culture), it’s slowly worming its… Continue reading The Welsh A Capella group that’s on the new season of Netflix’s Sex Education

25 things every Cardiff university fresher should know

Thousands of eager freshers will once again descend on the capital in September as they start the newest and most exciting chapter of their young lives. Even after 18 months of uncertainty, stress and anguish, nearly half of pupils entered for A levels in 2021 were awarded an A or A* grade – almost twice… Continue reading 25 things every Cardiff university fresher should know

Ambitious £50m fund to make Cardiff ‘world-leading’ in film production forecast to create 2,000 jobs

An ambitious multi-million pound fund forecast to create 2,000 new jobs has been unveiled in Cardiff. The UK Government has announced that £22.2 million has been awarded to Welsh scheme media.cymru to make the capital a “global hub” and “world-leading cluster” for media production. In total £50.2 million has been secured by media.cymru through additional… Continue reading Ambitious £50m fund to make Cardiff ‘world-leading’ in film production forecast to create 2,000 jobs