Roy Noble is a native of Brynaman in the Amman Valley of Carmarthenshire but has lived for over forty years in Aberdare. Following a professional career in education her eventually joined the BBC, where his daily radio programme has attained high listening figures in Wales for a number of years, culminating in a national Sony Award. His writing includes the Graffeg title Down the Road and Round the Bend, a collection recounting traditional stories and legends from the length and breadth of Wales.
Karl Davies is an exciting new children’s book illustrator whose work has brought the cast and characters of Graffeg’s ABC of Opera series vividly to life. Karl is a landscape painter based in Pontypridd, Wales, and has also illustrated Walking with Bamps, the first children’s book from Roy Noble, published March 2020.