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Top award for Port Talbot community centre

A PORT Talbot community centre has scooped a prestigious award – for the sixth time. Baglan Community Centre was handed the “best performer” ...

Sixth-formers put on a special party for pensioners

KIND-HEARTED students at St Joseph’s Catholic Comprehensive School have thrown a special Christmas party for more than 200 local pensioners. There ...

New book tells of town’s ghostly heritage

CHRISTMAS has always been a time associated with tales of the supernatural. There is no better time for author and paranormal investigator Robert K...

Allington Playing Field – Young People’s Survey

Allington Parish Council is keen to provide some new play facilities at the playing field. The most recent village survey showed it to be one of ou...

Demolition starts on Afan Lido leisure site

REDEVELOPMENT of the landmark Afan Lido sports complex has taken a big step forward. Work to demolish the existing building has started following t...

Tata Steel helps fund children’s wish

 TATA Steel has donated £200 toward a trip to EuroDisney for children in the care of The Adolescent and Children’s Trust (Tact). Tata’s chari...

New book is a Guide to the past and present

Port Talbot and Neath Girl Guides feature in new book on history of the Guiding movement

What do you think of the Play Area Action Plan?

Comments are invited on the City of Edinburgh Council Play Area Action Plan until 18th November 2011.   The plan aims to guide ...

New lecture to honour Richard Burton

A prestigious new Port Talbot annual lecture has been announced, in honour of one of the town’s most famous sons – Richard Burton. John McGrath...

Heritage sites open their doors

  HERITAGE sites in Port Talbot are opening their doors this month to give people a chance to get out and about and connect with their history...

Deadly day out is live at Margam

A DEADLY day out will be taking place at a top tourist attraction in Port Talbot next month. The free event – to be held at Margam Park on Sa...

Those boots are made for walking!

IT’S time to dust off your walking boots and take to the beautiful local countryside! Port Talbot and Neath are part of the seventh Wales Val...

Rain won’t dampen festival spirits

The organisers of BeachFest2011 say they are ready for any weather as they make final preparations for the three-day music festival near Aberavon s...

Tunstall Park play area

The park is slowly nearing completion, yes I'm impatient its been tough going Hanley, Forest and...

Dorothy and the Tin Man come to Aberdulais

This weekend, TV presenter and face of National Trust’s ‘I Love Wales’ campaign Leni Hatcher will join fellow Wizard of Oz fans to follow the...

Battle is on for coveted talent trophy

Talented performers from across the county will be competing against each other for a cash prize and the honour of winning the coveted Neath Port T...

Village Social like no other . . .

  A VILLAGE hall in Neath is the venue for an exciting new piece of drama from National Theatre Wales, the people who brought The Passion to P...

Top five free must do’s for the school holidays

  SCHOOL’S out for summer! But if the words “Mummy, Daddy, I’m bored!” fill you with dread, there’s no need to ...

Free water for community gym

Water will be free at Sandfields community gym thanks to a donation from Tata Steel. The steel manufacturer has given a community grant of £500 to...

Go on, give singing a go!

All ages invited to take part in scheme designed to get the whole town on song

Performances to bring Erasmus Darwin’s world to life in Lichfield

The world of Erasmus Darwin is set to come to life in a new performance in Lichfield. Intimate Theatre will showcase David Titley’s Meet the ...

Open call for Port Talbot talent

This weekend offers two more opportunities for Port Talbot’s talented performers to get themselves spotted. The first heats for Neath Port Talbot...

Nicky Thomas wins lifeguard derby in pier swim

NICKY Thomas narrowly beat close rival Garod Thomas in Sunday’s round-the-pier biathlon. The pair are lifeguards on Aberavon beach, who betw...

All set for pier swim

Hundreds of swimmers are once more likely to try their luck at one of Wales’ most challenging biathlon events: the round-the-pier swim on Abe...

All set for Margam Festival

Jazz, opera, theatre and dancing are among the attractions through July.

40 fab photos from the festival

Take a few minutes to enjoy our colourful beach festival portfolio.

Crowds flock to beach festival as heatwave hits

Thousands of people flocked to Aberavon seafront on Saturday for the twelfth annual Aberavon Beach Festival. Soaring temperatures and unbroken suns...

‘Tactical questioning’ tribunal play special offer

£8 Offer for Tactical Questioning this Saturday 25 June at 8pm TACTICAL QUESTIONING has received 4 stars from six leading papers and the Tricycle ...

Tata stumps up for cricket

Budding cricketers will have the chance to take a week-long skills course later this year, thanks to a cash boost from Tata Steel. The cricketing c...

First steps for new Burton walk

A new three-and-a-half mile walking trail named after Hollywood legend Richard Burton has been officially opened. Neath Port Talbot Council Leader ...

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