"A Huge Win for Cardiff Bay Warriors FC!"
The game against Nabada FC on 13th of February 2011 at Butetown Park, Cardiff, the home team, Cardiff Bay Warriors FC maintained their winning form after defeating the visiting team 6-3. The game started with slow pace, however the away team, Nabada FC opened the score sheet. Their celebration was cut short after an outstanding gaol was scored by Kalim. The game ended with home team claiming a very deserving win.
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"The Somali Community of Tiger Bay Spoke Out!"National Theatre Wales produced a poster which was advertising a play called “Soul Exchange” which was supposedly showing the rich and diverse cultures that exist in Tiger Bay, however, offensive and inappropriate images to the Somali Community of Cardiff Bay (Tiger Bay) were used. The community made numerous telephone calls to the director (Mr. John McGrath (Artistic Director) of National Theatre Walesexpressing their strong objection to the images on the poster and the play itself which had a sinister motive.
The community requested a meeting with director to find answers and explanation for the inappropriate use of such demeaning images. Mr. McGrath promised to remove the images immediately. The director agreed to have a meeting with some members of the community; however, on 17th of January 2011, a large number of people from the Somali community of Cardiff attended the meeting.
Mr. McGrath expressed his delight of having the opportunity to meet directly the members of the community and showed commitment to work talented young people from the community in the near future.
Mr. McGrath also made a public apology in the meeting for the inappropriate use of images and promised to write an official letter of apology as shown below.
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Somali Youth Association (SOYA) would like to inform the parents or guardians of high school children that there will be study skills sessions held at the Paddle Steamer, Loudoun Square, Butetown, Cardiff, CF10 5AJ On Tuesdays at 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Your child will be provided assistance with his/her school homework, study skills, literacy and numeracy skills, communication skills and life coaching. These sessions are FREE of charge. All key stages are welcome!
Any further information about these sessions, please do not hesitate to contact Mohamed Dualeh on 029 20472626, or firstname.lastname@example.org
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