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23/06/2015  Rock 'n' Roll around Risca Park

Put on your dancing shoes and come and join us as we Rock ‘n’ Roll around Risca Park.

10/06/2015  New visitor accommodation opens in Pontywaun!

The Castle Inn, Pontywaun has expanded its visitor accommodation to include two new chalets; complementing its existing bed & breakfast offering.

9/06/2015  Olaf Loves Summer!

Yes that’s right, Olaf loves Summer that’s why he is coming along to Blackwood Beach Party on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th June.

21/05/2015  New International Art Exhibition: Leftovers V

The Workers Gallery and Workshops has secured an international coup with the ‘Leftovers V’ exhibition of miniature prints from Wingtip Press in Boise, Idaho, USA.

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Explore Dr Who film sets

Did you know that The Valleys have had a starring role in Dr Who since 1973 when The Green Death was filmed at sites in Brynmawr and Deri? If you are looking for something to do this weekend then get out and explore some of the film sets - castles, cinemas, country parks and manor houses to mention a few!!

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Ideas for a wet weekend

Rain is the "liquid sunshine" that gives The Valleys its a beautiful green landscape but never think that it's an excuse for not going out! Here are some ideas of places to visit even in the rain - indeed, some are best visited when the rain has been falling. Whatever the weather - get out and explore The Valleys soon.

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Mountain Biking

The Valleys really is a mecca for Mountain Biking - we have routes for the young and more mature - beginners and the high level competitors. Pop your bike on the car, pick up your helmet (or hop on a train) and you can rapidly be exploring some of the UK's best routes this weekend.