Regulations for a Burnley cotton mill office in 1852

1 Godliness, cleanliness and punctuality are the necessities of a good business. 2 This firm has reduced the hours of work and the clerical staff still now only have to be present between the hours of 7.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m, on weekdays. 3 Daily prayers will be held each morning in the main office. …

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Photos: #Photomarathon #MaestegPhoto @NewportPhoto_

Couple of weekends back I took part in the Photo-marathon in Maesteg. If you don't know what one is, here's the definition from the NewportPhotoMarathon website; "A Photomarathon is a photographic competition with a twist. Typically you have a set period of time to take a set amount of photographs, on specific topics in a …

News: Blame it on the snow shine… The magic of Michael Jackson returns to @New_Theatre

Before the snow-storms forced the cancellation of the final shows in early March, Thriller Live was wowing audiences. Now it’s returning to Cardiff’s New Theatre from 23 – 28 July to fulfil those lost dates, and bringing with it all the magic of the world’s greatest music entertainer, Michael Jackson. Thriller Live first opened in the West End at …

News: @Mischiefcomedy return to Cardiff with a massive blockbuster of a nightout at @new_theatre

Mischief Movie Night is the hit show where movies are improvised live on stage and it’s coming to Cardiff’s New Theatre from 18 – 22 July, direct from the West End where it got a nom at the prestigious Olivier Awards for ‘Best New Comedy’ earlier this year. During the show audiences get to call the shots by suggesting …

News: No clowning around as @cirqueberzerk comes to @New_Theatre #Cardiff

THIS IS WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM THE ADRENALINE FUELLED CIRQUE BERSERK It’s described as a “Berserkus, not a Circus” and Cirque Berserk is definitely not for the feint-hearted. The West-End show, which comes to Cardiff’s New Theatre from 10 – 15 July, is a ‘best-of’ mix of the most thrilling - and dangerous - circus acts chosen …

News: World Premiere of the first ever Teletubbies stageshow @New_Theatre #Cardiff

It’s the iconic television show that has mesmerised children (and, if we’re honest, adults) since it first aired on the BBC in the late 1990s. Since then it was gone on the conquer kids’ TV across the world, and now the Teletubbies, who this year celebrate their 20th anniversary, are starring in their first-ever live …

News: #FoV2018 soars as over 26,000 people enjoy 11 days of music, theatre and events in #Cardiff

Elvis Costello triumphantly marked the end of Festival of Voice 2018 at Wales Millennium Centre on Sunday (17 June 2018). The spectacular 11-day festival has been hailed a success by the organisers, with over 27,000 people enjoying sell-out live music shows, new female-led theatre productions and free events across the city. Music highlights included Patti Smith’s intimate …

News: Sherlock Holmes could be making his final appearance in #Cardiff @New_Theatre

He’s the detectives’ detective, but now Sherlock Holmes could be facing the end in The Final Curtain – a brand new stage thriller starring TV royalty, Robert Powell (Holby City, Jesus of Nazareth) and Liza Goddard (The Brothers, Bergerac) which plays at Cardiff’s New Theatre from 25 – 30 June. Chilling, gripping and filled with unforeseen twists and revelations, The Final Curtain features Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s legendary …