Category: Chairman’s Blog

An Evening with the Lord Lieutenant of Gwent, Robert Aitken CBE 21 November 2018: Venue – Cwmbran Community Council

This event was arranged by One Voice Wales, the umbrella organisation for town & community councils in Wales  and hosted by the Council. In addition to our Chairman, Councillor PJ Cathcart, who chaired the event, the Council was also represented

Supporting the Community During Remembrance 2018

Chairman of the Council, Councillor Peter Cathcart, attended a delightful Service of Remembrance at Our Lady of the Angels RC Primary School today. (includes picture of poppy display)

Penny for the Guy?

Penny for the Guy?  Penny for the Guy?? Chairman of the Council, Councillor Peter Cathcart invites your donations to his chosen charities, Prostate Cancer UK and the Cardiology Unit at the Royal Gwent Hospital

Chairman’s Announcements October 2018

Did you know that our Chairman, Councillor Cathcart reports to each Full Council meeting to let you know what he has been doing recently? These are recorded in the minutes, which you can study elsewhere on this site. Here is

Meeting Our Community Partners 2018

Chairman’s Blog August 2018: Summer Playschemes

Chairman Councillor Peter Cathcart was pleased to support the video produced by Torfaen Play about this year’s Summer Playschemes. We contribute funds to deliver these exciting play opportunities each year. Click on the link here  to see some stills from

Commemorating Merchant Navy Day 3 September 2018

A Busy Summer for our Chairman

Despite the summer holidays, Chairman of the Council, Councillor Peter Cathcart, has been busy with engagements all over Cwmbran. During August he spent some time “on the van” with our Task Force team to meet some of the residents who

Chairman’s Blog 2018

Here are some of the engagements undertaken recently by our Chairman, Councillor Peter Cathcart: New Task Force Van “Photo Opportunity.” 22 June 2018 (pictured) Armed Forces Day 27 June 2018 (pictured) “Raising Awareness of Town & Community Councils” 6 July

Chairman meets Emergency Services in Cwmbran

Our Chairman, Councillor Peter Cathcart was delighted to attend an event held locally this month to meet our wonderful emergency services. He is pictured here alongside the Vice Chairman, Councillor Anthony Bird.