The Valleys

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  • 24/07/2017 Barrys BikesRhondda sculptor Barry Lewis' new Robo Rhino bike made its debut on the streets of both York and Berlin to the delight of the general public and passing traffic. His escapades went viral on Facebook and is likely to generate even more interest in Caerphilly on Friday 28th July when Barry and his friends take his Robo Rhino, Stag Bol Bike, and Moose Cycle for a collective spin alongside the Castle. Read article
  • 21/06/2017 Workers GalleryBased in Ynyshir, near Porth in the Rhondda, South Wales the Workers Gallery has developed a reputation for local, national and international art. It is especially recognised for its achievements because it purposefully operates without any public or grant funding. Read article
  • 6/06/2017 Nantgarw PorcelainNantgarw Chinaworks plans to recreate the famous porcelain that was only made at Nantgarw for four years - could you help?Read article
  • 4/04/2017 Great Shows at our TheatresLive entertainment featuring some of the biggest names in comedy and music are set to appear on stage in Rhondda Cynon Taf. Read article
  • 30/03/2017 New season at Lido PontyLido Ponty, the National Lido of Wales, is all set launch its 2017 season and will open to the public on Saturday, April 8. Read article
  • 26/03/2017 Family HistoryBlaenavon Workmen’s Hall will host a unique, one-day FREE Family History Fayre on Saturday 22nd April, with a wealth of activities, talks and exhibitions all aimed at sharing some of Blaenavon’s rich history – including some of the legends of the industrial age, and give visitors a chance to get expert help in tracing their own genealogy.Read article
  • 14/03/2017 Y Galeri 2017New exhibition by Mark Youd.Read article
  • 19/01/2017 Food Adventures in WalesFOOD Adventure has teamed up with BBC Food and Farming Best Producer for the UK 2016/17 Charcutier Ltd to offer some uniquely tasty opportunities to learn about butchery and charcuterie in 2017.Read article
  • 5/01/2017 Big Pit ApprenticeBig Pit is introducing a new apprenticeship scheme aimed at providing the next generation of staff for the world-famous mining museum. Read article
  • 4/01/2017 New attraction for Rhondda Heritage Park in 2017An exciting new simulator ride is set to open at Rhondda Heritage Park in 2017, enhancing the already popular Black Gold Experience. Read article

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