Entries by Ed3


Resolven Success at Welsh Finals Since 1932 bowls has been played in the Resolven Park and there have been many successes over the years. In 2019 Resolven Bowls Club was again very well represented in the West Glamorgan County finals recently held in Brynhyfryd BC, Neath.       Shaun ‘Ned’ Kelly won the 2 […]

Information about the Relocation of The Vale of Neath Practice

Information about the Relocation of The Vale of Neath Practice The Vale of Neath Practice is moving to the premises shown in the above photograph and will be open on Monday 19th August 2019. The Surgery is located within the new health centre. The full address is:  Vale of Neath Medical Centre,  Glynneath Road,  Glynneath,  […]

Extra Photo’s of Resolven Carnival 2019

Extra Photo’s of Resolven Carnival 2019           ~ ~ ~ A FEW PHOTO’S TAKEN IN THE PARK BEFORE THE PROCESSION ARRIVED   ~ ~ ~ THE PROCESSION & PUBLIC HAVE ARRIVED   ~ ~ ~ ~ Photo’s by Hugh & Lorna Lewis, RDN Team            

From Resolven to Rugby BC – Mayor

Cllr William H Lewis, Mayor of Rugby   The town of Rugby in Warwickshire has appointed and inaugurated a New Mayor to serve the community.   Cllr William (Bill) Lewis, who hails from Resolven, moved to Rugby 50 years ago. He was married in 1970 where he set up home with his wife Susan and […]

DANIEL JERVIS Goes for Gold….Again

DANIEL JERVIS Goes for Gold….. Again     At only 22 years of age, Daniel (from our village of Resolven) continues to gain a reputation with his successful career in the swimming world. His list of swimming achievements is already an impressive record to be proud of.     He gained the title of European […]

Unusual New Structure for Resolven Park

Unusual New Structure for Resolven Park The above photograph, taken on 26th March 2019 shows a brand new partly erected modern climbing frame being created as a ‘space like shape’ on a concrete base {under construction}.   This new Climbing frame is scheduled to be completed by early April.   It replaces the wooden climbing […]

Golden Wedding Anniversary

A well known Resolven couple celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary recently.   Anita and Lyn Maddocks living in Yeo Street met locally and were married in Sardis Baptist Church on 8th March 1969. They had their Reception at the Cimla Court Hotel, in Neath and enjoyed a honeymoon in Majorca. A surprise party to celebrate […]

Sad Death of Councillor Des Davies

  We are deeply saddened to have to report the death of our long -serving and dedicated Borough Councillor Desmond  Davies.  Des passed away in hospital on February the 27th, at the age of 70, after a long period battling ill health. Des was always ready to take up any cause and try to find […]