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Saturday

Women of West Wales Unearthed: Poetry, prose and film

Description

How much do we know historically about the women of West Wales? Hidden throughout time in letters, diaries and memories, their varied and dynamic accomplishments are now revealed using modern technology; ensuring that in the 21st Century, their voices are…

Venue

Llangwm Village Hall

Time

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Ticket Price

£3 (free to patrons)

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The Brink of Being - talking about miscarriage

Description

It is estimated that one in four pregnancies end in miscarriage and yet it persists as a taboo. In The Brink of Being, a groundbreaking and essential book, psychotherapist Julia Bueno encourages us to talk about, think more, and reflect…

Venue

Llangwm Village Hall

Time

12 noon - 1:00 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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Growing Old Gracefully with Dr Rob Martin

Description

Dr Rob Martin talks about the physiology of ageing. What can and should you do to enjoy a healthy and long life.

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

12 noon - 1:00 pm

Ticket Price

£2 (free to patrons)

Liz Monk - Come Paint with me!

Description

Llangwm's Liz Monk invites you to drop in at Black Tar Beach for an hour or four of plein air painting on Saturday 10 August between noon and 4:00 pm. In the case that we have rain, this session will…

Venue

Black Tar or in case of rain, the Valero Marquee.

Time

Any time between noon and 4 pm

Ticket Price

£2 payable to Liz when you arrive at Black Tar Beach or the Valero Marquee

The Children's Soapbox

Description

Why let adults have all the fun? The children's soapbox is the opportunity for under 16s to find a new audience for that talk on their special subject: grumkins, fire ants; or to read a short story or poem, or…

Venue

Llangwm Village Hall

Time

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Ticket Price

Free, but book your place by emailing llangwmlitfest@gmail.com

Leif Bersweden - The Orchid Hunter

Description

On one of the strangest pre-university gap years you’ve ever heard of, Leif Bersweden spent the summer of 2013 hunting down all 52 species of wild orchid native to Britain and Ireland. He introduces his book, The Orchid Hunter, which…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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Crucible

Description

In Petrograd a fire is lit. The Tsar is packed off to the Urals. A rancorous Russian exile crosses war-torn Europe to make his triumphal entry into the capital. ‘Peace now!’ the crowds cry… German soldiers return from the war…

Venue

Llangwm Village Hall

Time

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

Isambard Wilkinson - Travels in a Dervish Cloak

Description

Spellbound by his grandmother's Anglo-Indian heritage and the exuberant annual visits of her friend the Begum, Isambard Wilkinson became enthralled by Pakistan as an intrepid teenager, eventually working there as a foreign correspondent during the War on Terror. Seeking the…

Venue

Llangwm Village Hall

Time

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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A Feast at The Cottage Inn, Llangwm

Description

In honour of Lady Carnarvon's visit to Llangwm, the Cottage Inn will be putting on a feast from Lady Carnarvon's 'At Home at Highclere' Tickets available through The Cottage Inn - 01437 891494

Venue

The Cottage Inn, Llangwm

Time

7:30 pm

Ticket Price

TBC - reservations available through the The Cottage Inn