Have you considered going private?

MONDAY 8.00am precisely: Phone GP. Engaged. 8.01am-8.59am: Repeatedly phone GP every few minutes. Always engaged. 9.00am precisely: Phone GP. Receptionist answers immediately. “I’d like to make an appointment please.” “All …

Aberfan

Whenever the entire British establishment sings from the same hymn-sheet there is one thing you can be certain of: they are telling a gigantic lie. This is what we have …

One day by the sea

With apologies to Idris Davies (1905-1953) Let’s go to Barry Island, Malcy bach, And treat ourselves to one day by the sea And sweet air and brine and splashing waves …

Welsh election 2016

I’ve had a week to absorb the outcome of the fifth Welsh election – but my pain, outrage and anger is not really easing. Our tentative, fragile, infant democracy is …

Your Big Race Guide

23.oo Butetown WELSH ASSEMBLY STAKES (Class 5) (For unraced foals, broken geldings and ex-carthorses put out to grass) Winner: £15 billion annual budget   Runners: 6   Distance: 5 years  Going: Muddy   …

Geiriau yn eich clust

Llongyfarchiadau i Ifor ap Glyn, sydd wedi cael ei benodi fel Bardd Cenedlaethol Cymru gan yr Academi Gymreig – y pedwerydd Bardd Cenedlaethol ar ôl Gwyneth Lewis (2005-06), Gwyn Thomas …