Tag Archives: Cardiff

Brit buildings: Castell Coch

In a land of castles, it takes something a wee bit special to stand out from the crowd. This former 13th-century wreck, just west of Cardiff, was completely rebuilt by William Burges in the 1870s and the results embody the … Continue reading

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Six of the best: autumn/winter UK music festivals

An unusual mix of folk on my train from Portsmouth to London this morning. Sprawled amid the usual business types was a smattering of bleary eyed youths carrying tents, crusty wellies and unsavoury sleeping bags. They were part of the … Continue reading

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