Chairman's Charities cheque presentation
Councillor Nick Byrne was Pontypool Community Council's Chairman for 2017/18.
Councillor Byrne raised funds for the following charitites:
Parkinsons UK, Lincoln's Legs, TOGS and Families need Fathers Both Parents Matter Cymru.
Earlier today Councillor Byrne presented the cheques to representatives from each charity.
Mr and Mrs Hope - Lincoln's Legs:
Ms Ana Palazon - Parkinson's UK:
Mrs Rebecca Driscoll - TOG's:
Mr Paul Apreda - Families need Fathers Both Parents Matter Cymru:
Grants Presentation Evening
Pontypool Community Council held its annual Grants Presentation Evening on Thursday 19th July 2018 at Trevethin Workingmen's Club.
The Council gave out over £16,000 in grants to 27 organisations.
Poet of Pontypool 2018
On Thursday 12th July Pontypool Community Council hosted it's annual Poet of Pontypool presentation evening. 8 Junior finalists and 9 senior finalists attended and recited their entries before the winners were announced.
The winner of the Adult section was Mr Stanley Bruce Jones.
2nd Place - Ina Carney
3rd Place - Bryon Jones
To view his entry please click the following link: Winning adult poem.pdf
The winner of the Junior section was Melody Arthur
To view her poem please click on the following link: Junior winners Poem.pdf
2nd place - Chloe Giles- Williams
3rd Place - Tim Bowring
Below is a photo of all the adult finalists.
Well done to all who entered!!
Party in the Park 2018