Tŷ Hafan Firewalk

For the second time, I photographed people walking over hot coals for Tŷ Hafan.  And I am thankful that I was behind the camera and not in front of it!  Congratulations to all the amazing Tŷ Hafan supporters who took on the challenge at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday 17th March 2024 to fundraise… Read More

ACCA St David’s Day Breakfast 2024

ACCA Cymru/Wales always celebrate St David’s Day in style.  Their breakfast networking event at the Hilton Hotel in Cardiff attracts the elite of the financial sector from across South Wales.  This year’s breakfast was sponsored by Menzies and the University of South Wales, with the inspiring Anne Jessopp, CEO of The Royal Mint, talking about… Read More

Christmas Cracker 2022 The Events Room

John Parrott, James Haskell and Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock took to the stage with host Sean Holley at The Events Room’s 2022 Christmas Cracker.  The packed audience at the annual festive lunch at The Coal Exchange Hotel in Cardiff were treated to an insight into the world of professional snooker with ex-World Champion John Parrott.  England… Read More

Christmas Cracker 2021 The Events Room

After a Covid enforced break in 2021, The Events Room returned with another ‘Christmas Cracker’.  The sports of darts, rugby union and rugby league took the stage in the form of Gerwyn Price, Jonny Clayton, and Jonathan Davies.  There was Christmas cheer in abundance at The Coal Exchange Hotel in Cardiff as Gerwyn, Jonny and… Read More

Jiffy at 60 The Events Room

The great and the good turned out at Cornerstone in Cardiff to celebrate the 60th birthday of rugby union and league legend Jonathan ‘Jiffy’ Davies OBE.  Staged by The Events Room, family, friends and fans enjoyed listening to Jim Mills, Martin ‘Chariots’ Offiah and Jiffy talk about an incredible career in rugby and the media. … Read More

Tŷ Hafan Fire Walking

It is an understatement to say that some people were nervous at the prospect of walking over hot coals which registered over 1,000 degs C.  Nevertheless, an amazing group of Tŷ Hafan supporters took on the challenge at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday 23rd October 2022 to fundraise for the young person’s hospice.  Congratulations… Read More

Brian O’Driscoll The Events Room

The guest speaker at The Events Room’s Rugby Dinner of the Year for 2022 was one of the most talented centres of all time – Ireland rugby union legend Brian O’Driscoll.  After first being capped by Warren Gatland in 1999, Brian went on to win 133 caps for Ireland, scoring 245 points.  He is also… Read More

Cardiff Half Marathon Oct 2022 Cancer Research Wales

For the second time in 2022, we photographed the brave fundraisers running the Cardiff Half Marathon for Cancer Research Wales.  The half marathon that took place in March 2022 had been delayed from 2021 and now the Cardiff Half Marathon was back to the regular date in October.  Mandy and I photographed the event for… Read More

Sir Ian Botham The Events Room

I remember watching Sir Ian Botham play cricket.  His swashbuckling style was unique and seemed out of place in the world of cricket with cucumber sandwiches and cups of tea.  Everyone recalls the 3rd Ashes Test against Australia at Headingly in July 1981, where Botham and Bob Willis destroyed the Aussies, but his legacy runs… Read More

Tŷ Hafan Fun Day 2022

For me, photographing the Tŷ Hafan Fun Day is like a social event.  This year’s event, held at the children’s hospice near Sully in South Wales, was the first since 2019 due to the pandemic.  I have had the pleasure of photographing the event for many years and every time I get meet so many… Read More