Frank Carson as Newport's executive director? Surely not the comedian. Well, yes it was, according to the BBC News site. "He had them in stitches..."
I like the drawing of the TV aerial in that C.Marks & Co advert. Those were the days when many an aerial in Newport would have been turned in the direction of the Mendips to avoid the Welsh language programming.
I do hope James B is capable of bi-lingual tweeting in the fashion of Nathan Craig.