PONTYPOOL’S Hog and Hosper will be hosting a music event on August 26 for Welsh Women’s Aid.

The event will feature a vast array of local bands, including Millennium,Two Marks andA Frank, The Shrieking Violets, Insuna, Dirty Bob and Trackstar.

Samantha Hill, who is organising the event is still looking for other bands to take part as well as business to donate raffle prizes for the charity. She said: “I had support for the last eight months fromthe Chrysalis Centre in Pontypool, which is part ofWWA, and wanted to do something in return to say thank-you.” The event will start at 2pm, with tickets for sale at the door with amimumdonation of £2.

Further information can be found at facebook.com/events/3529740514214 36 If you want to donate to, or perform at, the event contact Sam on 01495 758597.