Tools with a Mission

TWAM. Tools with a Mission Equipping craftsmen and women to earn a living in the developing world. This is a Christian charity sending a variety of tools across the world. TWAM CYMRU has a depot in Penarth, the only one in Wales but one of several others throughout the UK. The depot is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9.00 […]

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Village Whist

  As most of you know, Wenvoe’s monthly whist drive sadly came to an end last year. The money that was collected for charity during 2016 amounted to £474.69 and was passed on to The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, the chosen charity for last year, nominated by Marilyn Case. As we see the demise of whist in Wenvoe, […]

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Bath Half Marathon

  BATH HALF MARATHON FOR BLOODWISE In the last edition of Whats On you may have seen my article regarding me and my girlfriend Charlotte running the Bath half marathon in aid of Bloodwise. I am writing this to say both Charlotte and I took part and completed the half marathon on 12 March. Although it was tough we were […]

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Charity Marathon

                     BATH HALF MARATHON   My name is Joe Page and you may know me as I was brought up in the village. You may also know my step father Andy, as he also lives in the village and can be regularly seen walking with my mum Cath and "Humphrey" the […]

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Return of the Quaffers

  A QUAFFERS REUNION I am planning a Quaffers Reunion on April 7th in the Church hall. It will be on a bring your own favourite wine/tipple/water and nibbles. Starting at 7.30pm with a charge of £2.50 per person for the hire of the Hall, over collected money will be donated to a charity (The Church Fund probably). If anyone […]

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Preparing Body and Soul for thee Year Ahead

    PREPARING  FOR THE YEAR AHEAD   We probably all ate too much over Christmas and the New Year and some of us possibly drank too much alcohol as well. February is therefore, not surprisingly, the peak time for gym membership as individuals sign up in an effort to lose those extra pounds. The gloomy dark winter days are […]

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Graffiti Problem

  GRAFFITI Is this your child’s handiwork? Do you recognise their handwriting?   In the last few weeks the use purple spray paint graffiti has appeared around the village. A rude word on fencing near the Walston Castle has been removed. The paint on the stonework of the boundary wall near the park will be more difficult to cover up. […]

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Oxfam Shop Penarth

  I am sure that every What’s On reader has heard of Oxfam and knows at least something about their work. Equally everyone knows that Oxfam has charity shops throughout the country one of the first charities to establish such shops. Oxfam has a number of shops in south Wales some of which are specialist shops such as books and […]

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