St. David’s Day Parade through Haverfordwest

Matthew Cooper Blog

Menter Iaith Sir Benfro (Pembrokeshire Language Forum) are celebrating St. David’s Day alongside the County Coucil by are organising a St. Davids Day Parade through town. It will be starting in Dew Street Car Park (behind the Old Library) at 10am and the along High St. (which will be closed for an hour), along Bridge St, over the bridge to …

Local Artwork for Moving-Stories

Matthew Cooper Blog

We are delighted to share some artwork created by the fantastic Moving-Stories community arts projects which has been taking place at the Riverside. The Moving-Stories project is a community based arts project specialising in visual arts. It is a project funded by Big Lottery Wales through its Community Voice programme, and managed by the Pembrokeshire Assocation of Voluntary Services. Moving …

Gruff Rhys Artwork at County Sports

Matthew Cooper Blog

To celebrate Welsh Language Music day on the 9th February we are delighted to share with you art work of Gruff Rhys outside County Sports, Haverfordwest. Gruff Rhys was born in Haverfordwest and is best known for his music career where he has achieved success with groups such as Super Furry Animals. His album Mwng was the first Welsh language …

Take Five To Stop Fraud

Matthew Cooper Blog

This week there has been a National campaign to “Take Five To Stop Fraud”, making sure you stay protected from financial fraud. Here are some helpful tips and information from Dyfed-Powys police.

Little Monsters and Preseli Pete

Matthew Cooper Blog

Throughout December we enjoyed a number of fantastic entertainment filled weekends down at the Riverside, with fun activities and music provided by Little Monsters and Preseli Pete.

Christmas Light Switch On

Kieran Warlow Blog

Children’s Rides, Stalls, Hot Food & Face Painting throughout the day At 4pm Radio Pembrokeshire wil start with a great line up of local acts that will include the FF Dancers, Cantabile Choir, Steve Bartram etc. At 6pm the Mayor of Haverfordwest will switch on the Christmas Lights & this will be followed by a Grand Fireworks Display that is …

River of Lights Lantern Parade

Matthew Cooper Blog

People make places and on the evening of 31 October 2017, people gathered in the town square in their thousands to create a river of light celebrating ordinary people from the past who have made extraordinary contributions to the town. You can find out more about the event and view more photos from the fantastic night on The Lab’s Website. …

Developer’s ambition for £12m town centre cinema

Matthew Cooper Blog

The new cinema development in Haverfordwest’s Riverside Shopping Centre will see £12 million pumped into leisure facilities for the town, with planning consent granted last month. The industry magazine Business Quarterly have wrote about the plans for Fairacre’s development in Pembrokeshire stating the multi-million project is due to get underway later this year. The key facts on the Riverside Development …

Haverfordwest Farmers Market Newsletter

Matthew Cooper Blog

Dear Friends of Haverfordwest Farmers Market, It’s that time of year again and we’ve already put in our request for fine weather on the day!  However, whatever the weather, traders at Haverfordwest Farmers Market are gearing up in preparation for one of our most popular markets of the year. Packed full of activities, offers, cookery demonstrations, hands-on children’s activities and …

WIN A Trip Of A Lifetime To New York with Bonmarché

Matthew Cooper Blog, Offers

Bonmarché are calling all of their Bonus club members! They’re giving away a once in a life-time trip to New York for you and two friends! They’ll make you look the part with a Bonmarché outfit for every occasion. For full details and to enter go in-store today or visit www.bonmarche.co.uk/NYcompetition. If you aren’t a Bonus club member simply sign …