Entries by HL & LL

Funeral Notice for Mr John Hopkins

~ ~ ~ ~ A Message from John and Carole’s son, Andrew As a family, we would like to thank everyone for the continued messages of condolences that we have received since the passing of my father John Hopkins last week. Unfortunately, the current situation permits us to have a private service at Margam Crematorium […]

Resolven Bowling Green Open ~ with restricted use

Welsh Government rules and restrictions apply. BOOKINGS ONLY PLEASE Bowling Green opening hours 2pm – 9pm Please Use your Own equipment To book a rink please contact Simon Ace Tel. No.07954 132501 ~ ~ ~ ~ BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL

Resolven Park {The Vaughan Field}

Resolven Community Council Notice Following Government regulations the large recreation field is now open please respect social distancing. The children’s park and skate park area remain closed. The Bowling Green & Pavilion also remain closed.

ROW~land Phillips Charity Fundraiser

Former Dual Code Rugby International Rowland Phillips is going to Row-Land…on a rower raising money to be shared between all 7 Welsh NHS Trusts and M.I.N.D. Cymru. He states “My wife Sally – an NHS Nurse, was infected with Covid-19 whilst working without adequate PPE.” Donate what you can here, thank you https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/row-land {To Donate: […]

Questions & Answers Re Testing for Coronavirus ~ 14 May 2020

Questions & Answers Re Testing for Coronavirus 14 May 2020 Information supplied by Llywodraeth Cymru/The Welsh Government   Does Wales have a strategy for testing? The Chief Medical Officer for Wales introduced guidance for coronavirus testing in Wales on 18 March, which set out who should be tested. An updated policy, which extended testing to […]

V.E. Day Celebrations in Resolven – 8 May 2020

All of the colourful and patriotic bunting, photographs  and various memorabilia displayed around Resolven on the 75th anniversary of V.E. Day in 2020 gave a feeling of pride mixed with sadness while remembering a past generation of the village to which we owe so  much. It also gave us some joy and hope and a […]

VE Day Street Party – 8 May 1945

This photograph of a VE Day Street Party was sent in by Cllr. William Lewis, Rugby {front left} who was 3 years old at the time.   If you have any photographs of the 1945 VE Day Street Parties in Resolven we will be pleased to include them on the RDN website. Also any photographs […]

Sardis Message from Pastor Santos

  Hello there I trust you are well and truly enjoying the Lord’s blessings. Here at Resolven we are great. I miss seeing everyone but we are keeping in touch and it is so good to hear from everyone. Tonight at 7:15pm Keith Gardner and his family will be on the Antiques Road Show, National […]

Message from Father Andrew

A Message from Father Andrew ___ Lockdown God of compassion, be close to those who are ill, afraid or in isolation. In their loneliness, be their consolation; in their anxiety, be their hope;  in their darkness, be their light;  through him who suffered alone on the cross, but reigns with you in glory, Jesus Christ […]

Community Council Recognition

    MESSAGE FROM COUNCILLOR DEAN LEWIS   I recommended others to receive a letter from the Lord Lieutenant – people who are going above and beyond in their efforts to help our community.  There are many more I would have liked to have nominated to receive one, but I had to make a decision […]