Jade's business in the Market Village in Cwmbran Shopping

VIDEO: Jade left her job to set up her own business- Jade’s Bath Time Boutique in Cwmbran

Jade Rhian Rowland started selling handmade bath products online and then last year she had a stall at the Christmas Market in Cwmbran Shopping. The feedback from customers was so good it gave the Croesyceiliog resident the confidence to get a permanent stall set up in the town’s Market Village.

The roads are around the Football Factory are closed

VIDEO: Firefighters are still dealing with the fire that started yesterday at the Football Factory in Cwmbran

This video was filmed at 7.45am on Sunday 12 February. The fire started yesterday evening at the Football Factory in Cwmbran. Comments from the Football Factory’s Facebook page Advice from South Wales Fire Service Following the fire on Avondale Ind Est, Cwmbran overnight, residents are advised to keep windows and doors closed. LK — SW Fire & Rescue (@SWFireandRescue) February 12, 2017

Shane Willams in his last game for Wales in 2011 V Australia (pic credit below)

Meet Shane Williams in Cwmbran at a dinner for the Welsh Charitables RFC @WelshCharRFC

Rugby fans can enjoy a fun evening with Shane Williams while raising money for charity. The former rugby star is the guest speaker at a charity dinner being organised by the Welsh Charitables RFC. Current and former rugby internationals will be packing out Greenmeadow Golf Club in Cwmbran to share stories about the former Wales and British Lion legend. It takes place on Friday 24 February and all the money raised will go to the Welsh Charitables RFC Benevolent Fund. Tickets on sale now Tickets are £35 per head and include a five-course meal including coffee and mints. It is a 6.30pm meet for a 7.15pm sit down. Call David…

Sir Terry Morgan CBE - Chairman of Crossrail Ltd

A former Cwmbran school pupil is knighted at Buckingham Palace

A former Croesyceiliog School pupil was invited to Buckingham Palace last month to be knighted by the Duke of Cambridge. Sir Terry Morgan was born in Abertillery but moved to Cwmbran at the age of three. He was made a Knight Bachelor of the British Empire for services to UK infrastructure, skills and employment on Friday 11 November.