About Waterside Swansea
In the heart of Swansea, a vibrant new addition to the Waterside Group is set to make waves, captivating the city’s residents and enchanting visitors with its inaugural issue in April 2023.
“Waterside Swansea,” the eagerly awaited lifestyle magazine, promises to be a beacon of inspiration, reflecting the dynamic culture of Swansea and its breath-taking surroundings.
Nestled between rolling hills and the sparkling shores of Swansea Bay, Waterside magazine will serve as a cultural compass, guiding readers through the myriad experiences the city has to offer. Whether you’re a seasoned local or a curious visitor, this publication is designed to be a window into Swansea’s soul, showcasing the unique blend of history, culture, and modernity that defines this Welsh gem.
Aimed at fostering a sense of community and celebration, Waterside will feature a rich tapestry of articles penned by both local talents and national contributors. From in-depth explorations of Swansea’s hidden gems to profiles of its diverse residents, the magazine will be a kaleidoscope of stories, bringing to life the city’s essence.
As part of the Waterside Group, known for its commitment to quality and community engagement, this new venture seeks to create a literary haven where creativity flourishes and connections deepen. So, mark your calendars and anticipate the unveiling of Waterside in April 2023 – a magazine destined to be your trusted companion on Swansea’s exciting journey through lifestyle, culture, and beyond.
Waterside Swansea magazine will be distributed to locations across the Swansea areas SA1 – SA4.
MEET THE TEAM
Meet the team behind the Waterside Swansea Magazine
Ben Jenkins, a seasoned professional in film and TV media production for 15 years, has transitioned his creative expertise into the world of print media. Fuelled by a passion for capturing the essence of Swansea and its surrounding areas, he is dedicated to curating a lifestyle and culture magazine that reflects the vibrancy and uniqueness of the community.
With a keen eye for storytelling, Ben strives to bring engaging content to readers, seamlessly blending his cinematic background with the rich tapestry of print media
Born in Portsmouth, Maurice is the Director and founder of Portsmouth Life and Waterside publications. Given his more than 40 years of experience and his printing and sales skills, he provides the company with all the knowledge and know-how achieved within his wide and fruitful career.
He is the heart of Portsmouth Life and Waterside. Maurice is an apprentice served lithographic printer with years of experience in the printing industry, encompassing production, sales and marketing, management and business skills.
Head of Web & Design
Luke part owns a creative design agency, he has a strong track record in web presentation and digital marketing.
He is the Operations Director at Global Big Media who has over 27 years experience in the industry, including web and social media consultancy for a National Armed Forces Charity.
A formerly Web Designer/Graphic Artist at Portsmouth News Luke was also responsible for all the publisher’s websites and digital advertising across the South of England.
Felicity is an undergraduate student at the University of Portsmouth, working towards a degree in Journalism. As part of her final year studies, Felicity is undertaking work experience with us at Waterside, taking responsibility for our social media platforms.
Post studies, Felicity is aiming for a career in magazine journalism following her interests in lifestyle, wellness, fashion and pop culture. She brings a fresh perspective and new ideas to the Waterside Team.