Parents in Cwmbran are being asked to honour the professionals whose dedication is giving their youngsters a flying start in life.
Danish retail brand, Tiger, is expanding its operations in Wales by opening a new 195 sq metre store in Cwmbran that will create 10 new jobs. The variety store, which sells own-brand Scandinavian design homeware goods, opened its first store in Cardiff in December 2013, with two entrepreneurs heading up the joint venture partnership. The new store, located in unit 30 on Gwent Square, sees Kate Methuen-Ley, 38, and Helen Corsi, 33, expand their business operations just seven months after opening the first Tiger store in Wales. Headquartered in Copenhagen, Tiger has been working with Mrs Methuen-Ley and Miss Corsi as official partners of the retail brand since September 2013.…
Staff from the Wilko store in Cwmbran is planning to spend the next year raising cash for the animal welfare charity, the RSPCA. After the store raised £4,749 of supporting St David’s Hospice, they were keen to support to a new worthy cause in the area.
Young people in Cwmbran will be involved in a project to keep them active while out on the streets. Randomz, who have set up next to the Football Factory, have been given funding from Positive Futures to run StreetGames sessions.
The sun shone as shoppers came out to enjoy the first day on the beach in Cwmbran Shopping.
These pics show the before, during and after as a Cwmbran teenager had her head shaved. Seren Thomas-Wilcox, aged 16, a pupil at Croesyceiliog School was raising cash to send her aunt and uncle on holiday.
The artist who drew paintings on the wall of the Moonraker pub over 20 years ago has stumbled across photos of his work. Ashley Lewis , who lives in Llanfrechfa, wants to see if they bring back memories of the old pub.
Cwmbran boxer Ashley Brace, who will make history when she represents Wales at Glasgow 2014, is holding an open-air sparring session in Cwmbran. Ashley Brace boxes for Torfaen Warriors ABC who are based in Llanyrafon. She is one of the first three women to pull on a Welsh vest at the Commonwealth Games. Fundraising Day at the Six in Hand pub A ring is being set up outside the Six In Hand pub tomorrow- Sunday 6 July- as part of a fund-raising day to support Ashley. She will train in the open-air from 12pm and spar and be put through her paces to show the skills and fitness needed to box…
Do your kids love loom bands? Cwmbran Shopping is hosting the UK’s first loom band mini festival tomorrow.
A Cwmbran man has told how he left his home town to set up a business as a personal trainer in the parks of central London.
Randomz has just been set up to help unemployed young people in Torfaen get back into work or set up their own business.