More February Events

  Our speaker on February 22nd was Mr David Bray ,who gave us a humorous talk on his experiences of collecting rubbish, and of the odd and comical characters he encountered during his many years in charge of Cardiff Waste collections.   Our next meeting was on St David’s Day, when we held a social afternoon. Betty asked questions about […]

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February Events Etc

  At our A.G.M. held on the 18th Jan, thanks were given by Betty to all the committee for their support. The committee members were voted to be returned, with the exception of Viv, who resigned as vice treasurer and was replaced by Josie. On the 25th Jan Mr Peter Finch, gave us a talk on Old Cardiff. It was […]

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Year End Activities

  On November 16th Mr Dean Powell gave us an insight into the life of the actor Glyn Houston .Born in Tonypandy in 1925, he was the younger brother of actor Donald Houston. He really wanted to be a comedian. However, acting roles came along. He appeared in the film The Blue Lamp and comedies such as Are you being […]

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Harvest Thanksgiving

  On September 28th we held our Harvest Thanksgiving afternoon. Members filled the tables with produce and Rev Jon conducted a short service. Margaret, as usual auctioned off all the produce in aid of this year’s charity, the British Heart Foundation.   October started with a rousing fanfare, when Lt Col Geoff Kingston, a retired bandmaster, who has conducted many […]

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September Events

Leisure Group commenced the new Autumn session on September 7th at the Community Centre with a wonderful afternoon of music from the Cardiff Live Music Club. Four gentlemen came with their keyboard. Each played us a medley which created a lot of foot tapping and singing. All agreed it was a very enjoyable afternoon. On September 14th Mr Andrew Kelland […]

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Leisure Group Update

LEISURE GROUP UPDATE Leisure Group recommences on Sept 7th at our new venue ,the Community Hall. Leisure Group was first formed in the 1980s,in the Village Hall and was for both men and women, who met for a chat and some light entertainment. Over the years it has become ladies only and the age group now is 50 plus. We […]

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The River Severn

At what point does the River Severn become the Bristol Channel? Mr Peter Finch gave us the answers on June 22nd in an interesting talk on the Severn estuary and its surrounding coastline. We learnt of many facts we were unaware of and how he was stopped by security guards when attempting to walk the South Wales coastal path On […]

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Leisure Group

On April 20th, Mr. Philip Davies, who has had a lifelong experience in Amateur Dramatics, gave us an interesting talk on the many things that go wrong on stage, such as lights that don’t switch on, and props not where they should be, and the way the actors have coped with the situations. Margaret called Bingo for us again on […]

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