Village Carol Service

Christchurch Coed Y Paen

The traditional Christmas Eve Carol Service will be held at 6.30 as usual.  Everyone is welcome  at this family event which is a special start to the Christmas festivities.

Residents Association AGM

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Please come to the AGM, meet others and have your say about village life and how it can be improved.  Better still, join the committee and make a difference!

Poems & Pints/Wine & Words

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Bring along your favourite poems, prose, newspaper cuttings, shaggy dog stories or whatever and read them for others to enjoy ? or just listen in.  This is not an erudite gathering, though hearing Gerald recite Dylan Thomas is rather special and John Samuel?s ?Bloody Blaenavon? always gets a laugh, so just come along and join […]

Harvest Supper

Jancariad

Following the Harvest Festival service on Sunday 16th, Harvest Supper will be at Jancariad on Monday 17th at 7pm, taking the form of a Bring and Share supper.  As usual, any produce such as vegetables, chutney, jam marmalade etc may be donated / taken in exchange for donations to Christian Aid.  No raffle but bring […]

Village Christmas Dinner

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

The Annual Christmas Dinner in The Carpenters Arms is always a great evening and Matt and his team are sure to put on a great meal.  We'll be aiming to eat at 7.30.  Please sign up in the Carps to reserve your place and we will ask you to select from the menu nearer the […]

Pub Quiz

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Entry fee ?2.50 per person, teams of 4 - 6 (if you're not 4, come along and make up a team on the night) The evening is a fundraising event for Jonathan & Alyson Smith's daughter, Jess Moseley, who is running for the charity 'Spinal Research' in the London Marathon.  Many of you will remember […]

CyP Residents’ Association AGM

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Its the time of year to elect a committee and have your say about what the committee is - or is not - doing for the village.  You can shape the future by coming along and telling us what you would like to happen.

Poems and Pints

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Bring along your favourite poems, prose, newspaper cuttings, shaggy dog stories or whatever and read them for others to enjoy ? or just listen in with a glass in hand!

Village Broadband Developments

Carpenters Arms Coed Y Paen

Trevor Mosedale of Rural Technologies Wales & Beacon Telecom will describe forthcoming improvements in the provision of broadband to the village - including how the present 30Mbps service will be stabilised and looking ahead to the potential for Fibre To The Premises (FTTP).

Bug Count Survey

Churchyard

Join us to discover more about the incredible variety of invertebrates in the built environment.   All ages welcome but children should be accompanied by an adult.  The survey consists of three 15 minute challenges:  Challenge 1 Hunt for ground living invertebrates on soft ground surfaces Challenge 2 Search for invertebrates on human made surfaces […]