Entries by Ed3

Celebrations for Stan

STAN AT 90 YEARS YOUNG Stan Crawley is regarded by many as having Resolven roots, after spending over 60 years in Resolven, but he was brought up four miles up the valley in ‘the Lamb’ in Glynneath. Born on 13th January 1928, one of five children, he had three brothers, Alwyn, Edwin and Dai and […]

FESTIVE LIGHTS – In and Around Resolven

    These are a few of the many festive lights that are displayed and enjoyed by us all in and around the homes in the Resolven area, before they are taken down and put away for another year.                                 […]

New Local History Book Launched In Resolven

NEW LOCAL HISTORY BOOK LAUNCHED IN RESOLVEN The following is a profile of the talented author William Alun Willis. William was born and brought up in the village and is a true Resolven boy. He is well known to many as his family kept the local post office. He left the village for a while […]

Remembrance Sunday at Resolven

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY AT RESOLVEN   The annual Sunday Remembrance Service was held at St. David’s Church Hall at 10.30a.m on 12th November 2017. The Service this year was conducted by Father Andrew Davies and the Flag Bearer standing proudly beside him was Mr Ashley Philbrick. Before Father Andrew commenced the Service, he stated that he […]

Kudos in ‘Barrybados’ for Resolven bowlers

                                                                Resolven Bowls Club rounded off their season in magnificent fashion by winning the inaugural ‘Barry Bowl’ tournament in the season ending finals day […]