A new application has been submitted to Torfaen Council for a licence for the yet-to-open Spice Inn Indian restaurant at Fairwater Shops to be able to sell alcohol. Councillors recently turned down a proposal for it to be able to sell alcohol from 11am to 3am on Monday to Sunday and until 5am on New Year’s Eve, Boxing Day and any Bank Holiday Sunday or Monday. The latest application is for the council to licence the Spice Inn: For late night refreshment and the sale of alcohol for consumption ‘ON’ and ‘OFF’ the premises Sunday to Thursday 11am to midnight, Friday & Saturday 11am to 1am and New Years Eve, Boxing…
Torfaen Councillors have turned down an application by the owner of the the Indian restaurant opening in the old Fairwater House pub to sell alcohol.
A lucky animal lover will be taking her pets for drives as well as walks, after winning a new car from a ticket bought in the Cwmbran Pets At Home shop.
The Bog & Bryn 13-mile off-road race took place in Cwmbran today and saw 133 runners get stinking dirty and soaking wet.
Torfonix is an internet radio station being set up in Cwmbran and due to launch in 2015. Dan Williams is leading the project and he invited me into the room that is being converted into a studio at Randomz which is next door to the Football Factory. He wants individuals and community groups to get involved and broadcast their own shows. Free training to get your show on air Dan is offering free training to give people the skills to write, research, record and get their stories on the airwaves. So for example a writers’ group could record a show reading out their members’ short-stories and poetry. A sports club could…
Cwmbran’s Festive Productions helps people celebrate Christmas all over the world. Its products are also sold in well-known stores and supermarkets across the UK.
Cwmbran’s three secondary schools will share over half a million pounds from the Welsh Government’s Pupil Deprivation Grant. This week the government published a report evaluating the impact of the grant that was first launched in 2012. “The grant was launched in 2012 and provides additional funding to schools based on the number of pupils on their roll eligible for Free School Meals or who are Looked After Children.” Over the next two years the Cwmbran schools will recieve: Fairwater High School 2015/16 £126,000 2016/17 £138,000 Llantarnam School 2015/16£178,500 2016/17 £195,500 Croesyceiliog School 2015/16 £152,250 2016/17 £166,750 Schools choose how to spend the cash on work or projects to close…
A Newport cafe that opened in July with the aim of making the most of local, fresh and just generally good products has been using Cwmbran suppliers. One of the lovely quirks of Parc Pantry is that everything you can see in the shop can be bought which means there will always be new things to discover.
Tiger’s latest shop in Wales opens tomorrow (Wed 8 Oct) in Cwmbran Shopping. The Danish variety store has found a new home in the corner of Gwent Square.
The owner of the new Indian restaurant that is opening in Cwmbran has applied for an alcohol licence from Torfaen Council. The Spice Inn will open in the building that used to be the Fairwater House pub.
A drop-in session is being held this Thursday from 4pm-7.30pm in the bowls clubhouse at Cwmbran Park. Friends of Cwmbran Park and Torfaen County Borough Council have secured £103,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to build a new play area in Cwmbran Park. Everyone is welcome to go along this week and have their say on the type of equipment they would like to see in the park. Posted with Blogsy