Entries by Ed1

New Team Members Welcome

The Resolven District News team is looking for recruits to help run our refreshed village website.   All you have to do is keep your eyes peeled and ears open for what’s happening on your patch (club, society or family occasions and celebrations). Pass the info. on to us—- or write it up yourself if you enjoy […]

Report from Resolven Welfare Tuesday Club

  The CISWO (Coal Industry Social   Welfare Organisation) runs a Tuesday club at the Welfare Hall every other Tuesday from 11am until 1pm where people meet and socialise. Recently, they invited Trefor Jones from the Resolfen History Society to give a talk and he chose his subject well, recalling the anthracite strike of 1925. Trefor […]

Mike Captures Beaver Moon Shot

Our talented RDN photographer Mike Davies, or Abergarwed boy as he still likes to call himself, captured this stunning shot of the moon juxtaposed with an image of Neath town clock recently.  Mike says it was named a Beaver Moon by the American Indians, because it appeared as winter approached and helped them to hunt […]

Clyne Remembrance Service Report

Clyne Remembrance Service Report   The Remembrance Day Service at Clyne War Memorial was well attended by local people and conducted by Father Andrew Davies and Reader/Lay Minister Moira Randall from St. David’s Church, Resolven, with Pastor Peter Mitchell from Clyne Free Mission and members of the Resolven Branch of the Royal British Legion. The […]

Frost on Rheola Lock Gates

  A sure sign of the approach of winter as the first hard frosts arrive on Rheola Lock gates. Image Mike Davies Nov. 13th