9:30pm Thursday 4th November 2010
12:19pm Monday 30th November 2009
AN APPLICATION for planning permission for an extension to the existing Llanyrafon primary school building, a project which was also to include a car park and new access road, has been withdrawn by Torfaen county borough council.
12:22pm Monday 30th November 2009
12:21pm Monday 30th November 2009
4:20pm Wednesday 4th November 2009
TORFAEN council is proposing to set aside £20,000 a year for the installation of dropped kerbs at sites across the county borough, to aid safer road crossing for disabled people and those with pushchairs or prams.
3:20pm Tuesday 16th June 2009
11:24am Tuesday 2nd June 2009
11:23am Tuesday 2nd June 2009
11:20am Tuesday 2nd June 2009
9:24am Thursday 21st May 2009
9:43am Friday 9th January 2009
9:35am Friday 9th January 2009
9:07am Friday 9th January 2009
9:37am Monday 5th January 2009
2:44pm Tuesday 12th August 2008
2:42pm Friday 1st August 2008
NEW BEGINNINGS: Do you live in Abertillery? Are you interested in organising events, publicity or marketing? You may already have these skills, or would like to learn more? Would you like to see more events in the area?
2:39pm Friday 1st August 2008
LOCAL AUTHORITY WORLD HERITAGE FORUM FOR UK: The chairman of Blaenavon World Heritage Committee, Mr Neil Lewis, has recently retired from chairing the local authority World Heritage Forum for the United Kingdom.
2:35pm Friday 1st August 2008
8:23pm Tuesday 29th July 2008
10:28am Friday 11th July 2008
10:07am Friday 11th July 2008
10:07am Friday 4th July 2008
Pupils at two Torfaen schools filled 35 sacks during a litter pick in their local area. Forty two pupils from West Mon school took an hour to fill 25 sacks of litter but also filled 11 sacks with cans and bottles for recycling.
1:16pm Friday 23rd May 2008
11:49am Thursday 15th May 2008
9:04am Monday 28th April 2008
9:48am Monday 21st April 2008
1:58pm Sunday 20th April 2008
Many congratulations must go to Mike Parry of The Park, Blaenavon, for being honoured with an award from the Mayor of Torfaen, Councillor Bill King. Mike Parry was presented with his award recently at a reception at the Civic Centre, Pontypool. Mike received the honour in recognition of his many years of work at Blaenavon Workmen's Hall.
1:55pm Sunday 20th April 2008
Six Bells Tenants & Residents Association are holding a litter pick on Saturday, April 26, starting at 10am from the Six Bells Community Centre. There will be a free bag of chips for all participants. We are looking for people to come and help us make Six Bells a litter free area. Equipment will be provided for the litter pick.
3:37pm Thursday 3rd April 2008
3:58pm Wednesday 2nd April 2008
3:43pm Wednesday 2nd April 2008
12:35pm Tuesday 1st April 2008
2:36pm Friday 28th March 2008
POLICING TEAM NEWS: The Blaenavon Neighbourhood Policing Team have arranged for the next "PACT (Partnerships and Communities Together) meeting to be held on Wednesday, April 9, 7pm, at Blaenavon Workmen's Hall.
2:31pm Friday 28th March 2008
VOLUNTEER AWARDS: If you know someone who gives a lot of their spare time to volunteering, and who you would like to receive recognition of their dedication, then why not put their name forward for the 2008 GAVO Volunteer Awards?
2:36pm Tuesday 18th March 2008
4:39pm Monday 17th March 2008
9:28am Monday 17th March 2008
9:25am Monday 17th March 2008
9:22am Monday 17th March 2008
2:37pm Thursday 13th March 2008
8:54am Monday 10th March 2008
ORPHEUS MALE VOICE CHOIR NEWS: Malcolm Williams, Press Officer, has sent in the following report: "On Tuesday of last week, the ladies of the Eurydice came in to the practice room with a big cake, decorated with the choir's badge and a hundred years of Orpheus.
8:51am Monday 10th March 2008
9:57am Thursday 6th March 2008
3:13pm Tuesday 4th March 2008
12:06pm Friday 29th February 2008
12:04pm Friday 29th February 2008
11:58am Friday 29th February 2008
9:30am Tuesday 26th February 2008
8:46am Monday 25th February 2008
8:44am Monday 25th February 2008
MUSEUM NEWS: The museum has started off well this year with a coffee morning, when Sian Price, one of the producers of the BBC Wales programme, the Coal House Project, gave a talk on a look behind the scenes of the series.