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Tour of Britain cycle race to return to Caerphilly in 2012

The 2012 Tour of Britain cycle race is to return to Caerphilly. The tour will take place between the September 9 and 16.

Blackwood singer-songwriter on the road to music success

A singer-songwriter from Blackwood, signed to the Warner music label, has spent a week busking throughout Wales promoting his duo’s new single.

Students rewarded for hard work at the Ystrad Mynach College annual awards

Students from Ystrad Mynach College have been rewarded for their achievements at their annual awards ceremony. The event was held at Caerphilly Cas...

Caerphilly Castle fireworks 2011 to be held on November 5

Organisers for this year’s Caerphilly town fireworks display have announced it will be held on Saturday November 5. Set against the back drop...

Caerphilly MP Wayne David’s blog: September 26

Caerphilly Castle is one of the finest castles in Europe. It was built by the Anglo-Norman Lord Gilbert de Clare in the 13th Century. During the 18...

Liveblog: Tour of Britain comes to Caerphilly

Keep up to date with the latest developments during Stage Four of the Tour of Britain as the race visits Caerphilly for the first time. Tour of Bri...

Caerphilly County Borough gets ready for Tour of Britain

The final countdown has begun for Wednesday’s Welsh stage of the Tour of Britain cycle race. Caerphilly County Borough is to host the final s...

Hope for BBC Proms in the Park to return to Caerphilly in 2012

Hundreds of people were left disappointed on Saturday night after the BBC Proms in the Park was cancelled due to a torrential downpour – but hope...

BBC Proms in the Park cancelled after torrential rain in Caerphilly

The BBC Proms in the Park in Caerphilly has been called off due to heavy rain. With just 40 minutes before it was due to begin at 7.30pm, the heave...

Dr Who’s Tardis lands at Caerphilly Castle ahead of BBC Proms in the Park

Visitors to Caerphilly Castle will have a chance to get up close to Dr Who’s Tardis this weekend ahead of the BBC Proms in the Park. The time...

Stage set for Caerphilly to host BBC Proms in the Park 2011

The finishing touches are being made to the main stage for this year’s BBC Proms in the Park being held at the Owain Glyndwr playing fields o...

Countdown to BBC Proms in the Park in Caerphilly

Final preparations are underway as Caerphilly town gears up towards hosting its first BBC Proms in the Park. Caerphilly County Borough Council has ...

European Heritage’s Open Doors in Caerphilly County Borough

Venues across Caerphilly County Borough will be opening up in September as part of the European Heritage’s Open Doors programme. Organised ea...

August Bank Holiday siege at Caerphilly Castle

Caerphilly Castle is to play host to a Medieval siege this August Bank Holiday weekend. The Company of Chivalry and Bowmen of the Rose will be re-e...

The One Show’s Alex Jones to present BBC Proms in the Park at Caerphilly

The One Show presenter Alex Jones is to co-present this year’s BBC Proms in the Park being held in Caerphilly. The TV host will be joined by ...

Welshpool to Caerphilly Tour of Britain stage launch

The route through Caerphilly County Borough for the Tour of Britain’s Welsh stage has been announced. Ninety-six professional cyclists will m...

Big Cheese 2011 attracts record crowd

This year’s Caerphilly Big Cheese Festival attracted record crowds, according to the council. More than 80,000 people from across the county ...

Caerphilly Council workers accredited as event stewards by Gwent Police

Four Caerphilly Council employees have been accredited as Event Stewards by Gwent Police to carry out traffic management for the Big Cheese. The co...

Big Cheese 2011 preview

Thousands of people from across the county borough, and further afield, will descend on Caerphilly town for the annual Big Cheese Festival. The Gre...

BBC Proms in the Park tickets go on sale

Tickets for the BBC Proms in the Park 2011, being held in Caerphilly, are now on sale. Caerphilly County Borough Council, in collaboration with BBC...

Ex-Coronation Street actor to appear at Big Cheese

Former Coronation Street actor Sean Wilson, aka Martin Platt, will be making a special appearance at this year’s Big Cheese Festival in Caerphill...

Entries sought for Big Cheese race

Organisers of the Big Cheese weekend 2011 are looking for entries to this year’s Great Cheese Race. Children and adults are being encouraged ...

BBC series Merlin heads to Fforest Fawr near Castell Coch

Filming of the new series of the BBC’s hit show Merlin has recently completed near Castell Coch. Cast and crew shot scenes at Fforest Fawr at...

New Sky1 game show to be shot at Caerphilly Castle

A new Sky1 game show is to be shot at Caerphilly Castle, its producers have said. ‘Safebreakers’, which is produced by Maverick TV, wil...

Adult Learners’ Week: Anne Perry at Caerphily Castle

Caerphilly County Borough Council’s Library Service has announced that they are set to host three best selling authors in the coming months, whic...

Caerphilly gears up for BBC Proms in the Park

Caerphilly is gearing itself up as it prepares to play host to this year’s BBC Proms in the Park. On Saturday September 10, BBC Cymru Wales, ...

Caerphilly’s Green Lady unveiled

An 80ft mural of Caerphilly Castle’s infamous resident The Green Lady has been unveiled in Caerphilly. Residents and traders came together to hel...

Caerphilly Council leader Lindsay Whittle’s blog: February 9

In his regular blog for Caerphilly Observer, Caerphilly Council leader Lindsay Whittle gives his take on recent news including the announcement tha...

Caerphilly Castle to host BBC Proms in the Park

The BBC has announced it will be holding its annual Proms in the Park event at Caerphilly Castle. The outdoor concert forms part of the Last Night ...

Four charged after Caerphilly town centre assault

Four men have been charged with conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm following an attack which left a 32-year-old man critically ill in hospit...

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