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Yes when I was younger I remember being very impressed that Shirley Bassey was from North Belfast.Oh, I hadn't realised this.
The Bay area of Cardiff has quite a fascinating history. Being a port it was often the first stop for immigrants and has one of the UKs most established ethnically diverse communities.
It's also the title of a film set in the area starring John Mills and his daughter Hayley.
Shirley Bassey - who grew up there - was known as "the tigress (or temptress) from Tiger Bay". And eventually recorded this track: