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Signs and Wonders

In which The Author reports a disappearing act

Over the past couple of years, a number of blue plaques and information boards have been installed throughout the Cynon Valley. 825 more words


A Nice Little Earner

In which The Author comes up with a new revenue stream for his local authority

In 400 Blows I told you what happened last time I exchanged a casual comment with a stranger in Aberdare Library. 914 more words


There's Nothing to See

In which The Author issues an apology

You’re probably wondering what’s happened to the daily picture which I promised you at the end of last week, as my contribution to the Photo101 project. 437 more words



Every time I go to Mountain Ash, I feel as though I’m stepping back in time slightly. Last week, I definitely did, because I found this handy information display on the bus stop at the old Bruce Hotel. 41 more words

Public Transport

Last Chance to See...?

In which The Author looks at the small ads

A few months ago, I mentioned in passing the new Aberdare ‘super school.’ This 1,600-pupil monster will replace three of the town’s existing secondary schools when it opens (eventually) in September. 3,129 more words


It Ain't Over Till It's Over

In which The Author learns of an opportunity

Last night I had an unexpected email from Gayle Rogers, one of the key players in the campaign to keep the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery open (see… 178 more words


A Letter to RCT Arts

In which The Author finally gives in to temptation

The latest email from Rhondda Cynon Taf CBC Arts pinged into my inbox a few minutes ago. 223 more words

The Valleys