A karaoke night to remember

The American musical theatre star Lin-Manuel Miranda lived in Wales while filming the major BBC/HBO series His Dark Materials. Luckily for us, he tweeted the whole glorious adventure to his 3m followers: Cardiff, castles, coastline, cakes - and one unforgettable night of karaoke. Charles Williams was there.

Cardiff

Gavin and Stacey: a filming locations guide

As one of the most successful television shows ever filmed in South Wales, BBC's Gavin and Stacey has given fans all over the world an insight into the beautiful beaches, traditional houses, tight-knit communities and hysterical antics that take place in this part of the country. Here's our guide where to find your favourite Gavin and Stacey filming locations around Barry and South Wales.

South Wales

Alex Jones' Wales

Ammanford-born Alex Jones, co-presenter of BBC One’s flagship evening magazine, The One Show, tells us about her favourite spots to spend 48 hours in Wales. Discover her best beaches, brunches, drives and festivals.