Resurrection Cheese

About the years 1860-64, a Mr. Plowden, of Trefenty. Nr Llanfihangel, permitted a local shepherd to keep two cows on his land; the milk they gave enabled the shepherd to make some cheese which he sold on to supplement his wages.

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Spring Newsletter

Here’s our spring newsletter. You can find it up and down the Garw Valley at various establishments. You can also read it here and download it too. We hope you enjoy reading it. If you have any stories you would like to submit for our newsletter please do get in touch. Thank you.

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Entombed in a drift: exciting rescue attempt.

All day Wednesday, and througout Tuesday, a band of miners made heroic efforts to extricate a man who had been buried by a fall at a new drift in a pit at Pantygog, in the Garw valley. The drift was being dug just below and old level,locally known as Peace & Plenty, by contractors for…

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