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Welsh valleys mining community spirit recalled in emotional memoir

A new memoir published this week paints a vivid picture of life in the South Wales Valleys during the 1930s, and evokes the strong community spirit of the valleys in that period.

In A Childhood in a Welsh Mining Valley, author and ex-Congregational Minister Vivian Jones recounts with great warmth his childhood in a working class family within the community of Garnant, a small mining village in Cwm Aman, Carmarthenshire.

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20/05/2017: Y Lolfa 50th Birthday Party
It is our pleasure to invite you to Y Lolfa's 50th birthday party in the company of...

Geraint Lovgreen a'r Enw Da
Ail Symudiad
Himyrs
and Elin Jones AM, Presiding Officer
of the Welsh Assembly

With a retro Welsh disco

Held at Marine Hotel, Aberystwyth at 8pm on Saturday, May 20th 2017

Bring a friend! The event is free and open to anyone.

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