Culture

Review: The Blue Tent is a portal to a magical Wales

Jon Gower It’s already turning out to be a bumper year for fiction from Wales with superb novels such as Alys Conran’s ‘Dignity’ and Patrick McGuinness’ ‘Throw Me To The Wolves’ to delight the reader, and now this. On the face of it it’s a simple tale.  An old man […]

Review: Dim Croeso ’69 – Gwrthsefyll yr Arwisgo

Jon Gower The 1969 Investiture of Charles Philip Arthur George as Prince of Wales was a seismic event in modern Welsh history, exposing or causing rifts in public opinion which sometimes widened into chasms.  As the title of this commendably level-head book explains, it examines the lack of welcome for […]