Category: Chairman’s Blog

Getting in the Christmas Spirit!

Posted in Chairman's Blog, Christmas 2017 Gallery

Chairman’s Blog November 2017

It has been a very hectic recently with many local events. I visited Visit the Police Control Room on 17 October 20 and attended the Poppy Appeal on 21 October 2017. I joined other Councillors and Staff in undertaking    

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Dementia Friendly

Chairman of the Council, Councillor Bob Jones, joined other Members and staff recently in undertaking training in dementia awareness. Over the coming weeks, we will be looking at what else we can do to become a more dementia friendly organisation.

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Chairman’s Notice Board

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“Protecting & Reassuring”

Chairman of the Council, Councillor Bob Jones was delighted to join other Members of the Council on 16 October 2017 to visit the Control Centre of Gwent Police. The Chairman paid tribute to the work of the staff at the

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“Site Visit” 17 October 2017

Chairman of the Council Bob Jones ran his eye over the progress of our building work today – we are rebuilding the annex to our premises. Doesn’t he look the part??!

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Chairman’s Blog September 2017

Here are some of the events I have represented recently. Its wonderful to see so much hard work going on to keep up our community.  In August, I visited the Summer Playschemes which we help to fund and attended the

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Remembrance 2017

The Chairman of the Council has accepted an invitation from Pontnewydd Royal British Legion to attend the annual Poppy Appeal Launch, which is taking place on Saturday, 21 October at 10.50am at Gwent Square, Cwmbran Centre. All are welcome. All

Posted in Chairman's Blog, News, Remembrance Sunday Parade

Chairman & Members Visit 2017 Playschemes

We contribute funds to support Torfaen County Borough Council’s Playschemes. Our pictures show the Chairman visiting this years Playscheme sites during August to see for themselves how our money is used. You can see a video about the Playschemes here.

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Commemorating Merchant Navy Day 2017

The Chairman of the Council, Councillor Bob Jonmes, officiated at our ceremony today when the Council was proud to fly the Red Ensign to commemorate Merchant Navy Da. #MerchantNavyDay The Chairman was joined by many veterans and Rev Mark Lawson

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