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Cardiff BayIt's not just who thinks that Cardiff is a superb city.  You know we love our castle, stadium and museums.  But now the appeal of Cardiff is stretching right across the world.

The Australian newspaper recently published an article featuring some of the best things to do in our capital city.  Amongst others they mentioned visiting the locations used for filming Dr Who, shopping in our arcades and heading to the Techniquest science centre.

To read the article in full visit the Australian's website

Happy Birthday Techniquest

Happy Birthday Techniquest.  Cardiff's fantastic science discovery centre is now 25 years old. 

It's come along way since it's humble beginnings in a warehouse on the site where the Wales Millennium Centre now stands.  Still in Cardiff Bay but now in it's own purpose built complex it is one of the best hands on science centres in the country.

Take a look at this and see for yourself:



Take a look at what they're doing to celebrate their brithday on this special website

Easter Ideas 1 - Techniquest

The Easter holidays are almost upon us and parents up and down the country will be looking for ideas to keep the little ones entertained.

Well one way is by taking them along to Techniquest in Cardiff Bay. They'll love it.

Techniquest is hands on science centre. It houses 160 science, maths and engineering exhibitions and experiments. And the best thing about it is that because your child is having so much fun they don't realise they're also learning at the same time. Live demonstrations and a planetarium all add to the fun.

More details can be found here