Charitable Status

The Garw Valley Heritage Society is pleased to announce that it has been given charitable status as a Charity Incorporated Organisation by the Charities Commission. Grateful thanks are due to BAVO, the Bridgend Association of Voluntary Organisations, for its unstinting help and support in achieving this goal. BAVO’s Deb Evans was a constant source of advice and aid with the large amount of paperwork involved. On February 6th the old…

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Extraordinary General Meeting

Tabernacle Chapel, Pontycymer. February 6th 2020 at 7pm An extraordinary meeting has been called to dissolve the current Garw Valley Heritage Society and to open the new Garw Valley Heritage Society as a Registered Incorporated Charity, number 1187118

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Winter Newsletter

Here is our  Winter newsletter. It is distributed throughout the Garw Valley. You can find it in libraries and other public buildings in our local area, or you can read it and download it below. Winter 2019 Newsletter

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Family History Fair

Talks at the Fair: 11 am    Richard Morgan – Place names of Glamorgan 12 pm   Graham Davies – the Welsh Volunteers in the International Brigade 2 pm     Jamie Baker – the 1919 Race Riots in Wales

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