The Film Writing Legendary Welsh Venue TJ's into Music History

Filmmaker Nathan Jennings on the history and influence of the Newport venue that hosted enough wild moments to fill a book.


Striking Portraits of the Lost Young Men of South Wales

Daragh Soden spent the months ahead of the EU referendum hanging out with Newport's young men.


A Look Inside Cardiff's Rap and Grime Scene

July sees the launch of BBC Radio 1Xtra’s ‘MC Month’, celebrating the bar-spitting glory that is urban culture in the UK. On the air, they’ll be jamming the station with a series of special features and sessions. And on the ground,


Cultural Relatives: Big Sam's Bolton & Dirty Sanchez

Have you ever considered the relationship between Sam Allardyce's all-star Bolton Wanderers side and the exploits of MTV's Dirty Sanchez 'crew'? Prepare to look at the world very differently.


A Love Letter to Newport TJ's, Wales’ Most Legendary Venue

Mine was the last of several generations the club had seen through adolescence and beyond. If walls could talk my mum would have grounded me for the rest of my pubescent days.


Nato 2014: 100 Protesters Vs Britain's 'Biggest Ever Security Operation'

I spent three days with the anti-Nato protest camp.


What's the Point of a Town without Anywhere to Booze?

Charting the quickening death of Britain's "real" pubs in Newport, Wales.