Former Wales rugby player Ian Gough is returning to his hometown of Cwmbran for a charity dinner. The former second row who was capped 64 times for Wales is helping to raise money for the Welsh Charitables RFC Benevolent Fund.[Read more…]
This cracking photo shows how early morning shoppers in Cwmbran crowded around the Sky TV kiosk in Gwent Square to watch the final test match between the Lions and New Zealand.
Staff at the stand usually try and sell subscriptions to passing shoppers.
But yesterday staff must have been bemused to suddenly see their tiny stand surrounded by rugby fans.
Thanks to Natalie Richards for the photo.
Not a single Cwmbran pub has applied for an extension to stay open for England’s World Cup opening match against Italy.