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Blaenavon Workmen's Hall - venue for hire
The Workmen's Hall is an excellent venue for meetings, conferences, small exhibitions, wedding receptions, social events and group activities.
Pioneering marketing campaign heads for a photo-finish in the Valleys
An exciting new campaign by 'The Valleys That Changed The World' project is about to hit industrial heritage sites in the Valleys.
Father Christmas arrives in style at Big Pit National Coal Museum
Father Christmas arrives in style at Big Pit National Coal MuseumWant to see something different this Christmas? Ever thought that Father Christmas only went down chimneys? Think again!
The Valleys That Changed The World
AN INTERACTIVE new project has launched in the former industrial heritage sites in the Valleys including Blaenavon.
'Blessing of the Crib' ceremony and festive light switch-on
HUNDREDS of residents flocked to Blaenavon tonight as part of the town's big festive light switch-on.
Community Unites to Save Historic Mansion
Members of the Blaenavon community have formed a new group to consider the future of one of the World Heritage Site's most important buildings – the former Beeches Nursing Home. The grade-II listed building has suffered vandalism, fire damage and neglect since closing a decade ago.
Blaenavon World Heritage Site Represents UK at European Association of World Heritage
In October this year Blaenavon World Heritage Site was given the privilege of representing the UK at the European World Heritage Association at their 2nd annual meeting in Segovia, Spain after achieving national success and recognition for their work on youth engagement.
The Railway Children come to Blaenavon Railway
With a truly magical score and wonderful songs, join Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis on the adventure of a lifetime as they tell the story of how they became The Railway Children at Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway on 27th, 28th, 29th and 31st May 2017.
Christmas light switch-on in Blaenavon
In Blaenavon, the big switch-on will happen on Monday, November 28,in Bethlehem Court, Broad Street at 7pm.
Volunteers sought for cemetery clear up in Blaenavon
Volunteers are being asked to give up some time on Saturday (November 12) to take part in a clear up of the grounds at St Peter's Church in Blaenavon.
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